Erica Adams

Archive Unit
  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 106 5FWI/E/4/2/16
  • Former Reference
      GB 106 Home Economics
  • Dates of Creation
      1961-1979
  • Physical Description
      1 folder

Scope and Content

Copy of information on dressmakers' dummies during the Second World War, correspondence related to the Royal School of Needlework, Terms of Reference of the Home Counties Inter-county Handicraft Guild, documents related to High Class Cookery courses and other Home Economics department papers.

Administrative / Biographical History

Erica Adams, née Wooldridge first worked for the NFWI at Headquarters in London, manly as an administrative assistant on the Home Economics and Crafts Department. She then moved to Denman College, where she was deputy Principal for a number of years. When she left the College in 1991, she found a number of documents that she passed to the archives, some of which were annotated.

Custodial History

Weeded by Anne Stamper, 2002.