Correspondence, press cuttings and ephemera

Scope and Content

Letters from Ray in Italy, to her mother and grandmother (1905-1906) Includes letters to Mrs Bertrand Russell (Alys Pearsall), Aunty Loo, Aunty Margaret and Karin Costelloe and some replies. Also a letter from Winifred Buckley to Mrs Pearsall Smith about ray (1901), two letters from Brian Harrison to Barbara Strachey Halpern about Ray (1976) and a letter from B Bigg to Ray opposing equal pay (1937). Press cuttings on suffrage (1906), the San Francisco earthquake (1906), the suffrage caravan tour from Scotland to Oxford (1908) and the suffrage convention in Washington (1910). Also a Christian pamphlet by Edward Clifford with a reference to Hannah Whitall Smith (1906), text of the morality play 'Every Tripper' (pastiche of 'Everyman') performed at Newnham College by Ray (1906), proof cover for The Cause paperback edition, birth notice of Christopher (1916), typescript of Women's Hour programme about Ray by Amabel Williams-Ellis, Suffrage swimming entertainment programme (1909), 'Ray's thoughts Oct 1894. The difference between grown up people and children' and two Kensington High School badges (c.1904)