Mrs Frances S Hallowes to Millicent Garrett Fawcett

Scope and Content

Enlists Mrs Fawcett's help in fulfilling the wish of a Lucknow Mahomedan High Court Judge, to have an English lady come to India to visit Mahomedan ladies and 'arouse in them a desire for education, and emancipation from the zenana restrictions'. Outlines the qualifications desired, and what any appointee could expect to receive; she would need some 'private means'. Says she has been raising money for the Scottish Women's Hospitals fund, and adds a note about the meetings held in Agra and Lucknow

Note, in Mrs Fawcett's hand: 'Acknowledged Ap 11 will write again if I hear of anyone suitable'. Manuscript.