Fawcett Library

Scope and Content

Consists of:

- correspondence re covenants in favour of the Library, 1974

- note from Chairman on Agenda 5 the Library discussed at Executive Committee meeting held on 5 Mar 1974

- correspondence and minutes of meetings re transfer of Fawcett Library to Westfield College

- correspondence re transfer of Fawcett Library to London School of Economics, University of Essex and City of London Polytechnic, 1975

- minutes of the Executive Committee of Fawcett Society held on 9 Mar 1976

- statement by the Trustees to the Executive Committee of the Fawcett Society on the possibilities of placing the Library in an appropriate institution on more acceptable terms than those offered by the London School of Economics, 3 Sep 1976

- memorandum by Mary Falk for Executive Committee meeting on 14 Sep 1976

- memorandum on unofficial contact between Mildred Surry and the City of London Polytechnic Library on 29 Sep 1976

- carbon copy notes from meeting with Mr Clarke, Librarian of LSE, and the trustees of Fawcett Society, 13 Oct 1976

- memorandum from Mildred Surry, Librarian of the Fawcett Library from Sep 1967 to Dec 1975 re transfer, 15 Oct 1976

- statement by the Trustees to the Members of the Fawcett Society re future of the Fawcett Library, 31 Oct 1976

- minutes of the Executive Committee Meeting held on 9 Nov 1976

- statement by the LSE Librarian, 19 Nov 1976

- minutes of the Special General Meeting held on 23 Nov 1976 (agreed by majority to accept offer from City of London Polytechnic Library to house all the books from Fawcett House)

- photocopy of terms of transfer decided at meeting on 19 Jan 1977

- Annual General Meeting held on 22 Jun 1977

- minutes of Executive Committee meeting held on 18 Jul 1977

- copy of agreement between Fawcett Society and City of London Polytechnic with letter dated 14 Oct 1977

- photocopy of list of material and memorabilia belonging to Fawcett Society dated 25 Apr 1978

- copy of Library Report for 1 Jun 1978 to 31 May 1979

- correspondence concerning reproduction of book, 1975

- photocopy of 'A Polytechnic for Wapping. A report on the design scheme' Aug 1975