Alison Neilans's Memorial Service

Archive Unit
  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 106 AMS/H/04/02
  • Former Reference
      GB 106 A5 Box 1 of 1 JB 42
  • Dates of Creation
      1942
  • Physical Description
      1 folder

Scope and Content

Material relating to a memorial service held for Alison Neilson at St Martin-in-the-Fields, Trafalgar Square on 25 Sep 1942; the Archbishop of Canterbury gave an address and blessing

Consists of: list of those present at Alison Neilans's funeral, praise for Alison Neilans, copy of a letter from the Archbishop of Canterbury to Alison Neilans during her illness, quotation about prostitution (uncredited), correspondence relating to the memorial service, order of service, apologies for not attending Alison Neilans's Memorial Service

Publication:

- announcement of Alison Neilans's memorial service in 'The Woman Teacher', vol 23, no 20, 25 Sep 1942 and 'The Friend' (Sep 1942)

Press cuttings concerning memorial services for Alison Neilans held in London and Cambridge