Personal Papers of Elizabeth Jones

Scope and Content

Papers relating to her parents, Herbert Jones, journalist and Emma Rogers, teacher: testimonials, marriage certificate, articles, letters of condolence, will 1904-1962. Testimonials, correspondence with the Women's Appointments Board and referees (including Gilbert Murray), items relating to her time at Girton (including Household Regulations, 1929) and her Curriculum Vitae 1930-1963.

Administrative / Biographical History

Betty Jones was born in 1912 and died in 1971. She studied Classics at Girton College 1931-1934. After Girton she studied Librarianship at University College London and worked as a Librarian at the British Council.

Access Information

Access is open to bona fide scholars by appointment only.

Other Finding Aids

As at Sep 2008 an online catalogue for Girton College Archives was available at

Archivist's Note

Collection Description taken from Genesis in Sep 2008 as part of Genesis 2008 Project. Description by Catherine Burke, Genesis Project Officer 17/01/2002

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