Millicent Garrett Fawcett to Rt Hon Edwin Montagu

Scope and Content

Copy in Mrs Fawcett's hand. Asks him to add two women to the Commission about to examine University Education in India. Says more progress needs to be made in women's education there. Points out the dangers of doing nothing and allowing a 'chasm' to develop between 'the respective intellectual status of the two sexes'. (p.356-7). Manuscript.