Contains replies from 22 respondents who attended school between the years 1925-1978, with the majority of the replies (19) from those who attended school during the inter-war years.
'Physical Education Questionnaire'
- This material is held at
- ReferenceGB 3449 BPEA HRef 7/7
- Dates of Creationc.1979 - 1980s
- Physical Description1 folder
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Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
Erica Burgon (née Bache), a former student of Bedford Physical Training College (1943-1946), canvassed opinions and information (via a questionnaire) from other former students re their attitude and experience of physical education as taught in schools which they attended as pupils. Information gathered in this exercise was later used by Sheila Fletcher in her research for Women First: The Female Tradition in English Physical Education 1880-1980 .
Conditions Governing Access
Access to questionnaires from persons still living may be restricted.