Personalia, autobiographical notes and correspondence about her life, training, career and views on education and training, 1912-1973; also a few cuttings about the National Association for Gifted Children; also includes her father's apprenticeship indentures as a print cutter, 1881.
Papers of Elsie Victoria Lane (née Leak) (fl. 1900-1981)
- This material is held at
- ReferenceGB 366 EL
- Dates of Creation1881-1973
- Name of Creator
- Language of MaterialEnglish
- Physical Description2 boxes
Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
Elsie Lane was appenticed to a wigmaker in 1912 and had a long career as a hairdresser, wig-maker and teacher of wig-making, including in her own school in Mile End Road, London.
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Given by Elsie Lane, 1978-1981.
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