• This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 106 5FWI/H/05
  • Dates of Creation
  • Physical Description
      1 folder

Scope and Content

Typescripts of memories of early WI members, documents related to origins of WI markets including a history of the first by Nugent Harris (1948), typescript history of the movement, items of correspondence of Nugent Harris and copy of his reminiscences, Lady Worsley Taylor's notes on the history of the organisation 1914-1919, notes for WI reminiscences by Miss Strachan.

Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements

Some of the material is in very fragile condition and should therefore be consulted with extreme care.

Custodial History

Most of the material appears to have been collected for use in Inez Jenkins' history of the WI movement. Compiled by Anne Ballard.