W Cowper Temple to Emily Davies

Archive Unit
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  • Reference
      GB 106 9/04/17
  • Former Reference
      GB 106 ALC/1800
  • Dates of Creation
      3 Jun 1874
  • Physical Description
      1 item

Scope and Content

Temple was responsible for the Cowper Temple Clause in the Education Act 1870 re religious instruction. About his intention to press for legislation to enable women graduates at Edinburgh University to be given degrees; asking for examples from Cambridge of the way women could profit by university teaching.