Personal Papers of Dorothy Clark

Scope and Content

Pages from a photograph album 1931-33 (including photographs of Dorothy Clark and friends at Girton, 1931); postcards of Girton College, circa 1931; testimonials for DC from Helen Wodehouse and HMR Murray, 1933.

Administrative / Biographical History

Dorothy Clark was born at Southport and came to Girton as a Clothworkers' Scholar to read English 1929-32. She trained as a teacher at Oxford University Training Department 1932-33 and obtained her Diploma in Education (Oxford) in 1933. She taught English at Llangollen County School, Thomlinson Girls' Grammar School, Wigton and Kirby Secondary Grammar School, Middlesbrough.

Conditions Governing Access

Please cite as Girton College Archive, Cambridge, Personal Papers of Dorothy Clark, GCPP Clark

Acquisition Information

Given by Rosemary Lyon, March 2000

Other Finding Aids

As at Sep 2008 an online catalogue was available at

Archivist's Note

Collection Description taken from JANUS in Sep 2008 as part of Genesis 2008 Project