Stansfeld Lecture

Scope and Content

A series of papers on the Stansfield Lecture, a historical lecture given in honour of the Late Right. Hon. James Stansfield, entitled 'The Position of Women, as compared with Men, under the Law of England'. Papers include correspondence on an invitation for Millicent Garrett Fawcett to take the Chair at the lecture, pamphlet material on James Stansfield and Fawcett's notes on her speech to be given prior to the lecture.