Papers concerning position of women barristers

Archive Unit
  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 106 7HLN/A/23
  • Former Reference
      GB 106 HN11/2
  • Dates of Creation
      1938
  • Physical Description
      1 folder

Scope and Content

Consists of:

- correspondence concerning a slanderous article 'Don't envy the woman barrister' in 'Daily Mail' by Hervey Middleton on 29 Jun 1938

- correspondence with Lady Ruth Balfour, President of the National Council of Women, concerning press cutting 'Two men among 800 women' in 'Daily Mail' dated 11 Jul 1938 and Finnish judge's remarks