Papers of Helen Ward

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

The archive consists of Report of the Blanesburgh Committee, Minutes of Evidence and miscellaneous papers, including some correspondence.

Administrative / Biographical History

Helen Ward (fl. 1924-1925) was a member of the Blanesburgh Committee set up under the chairmanship of Lord Blanesburgh to investigate the question of the parliamentary candidature of Crown servants and their candidature in municipal elections. It reported in 1925.

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is available for research. Readers are advised to contact The Women's Library in advance of their first visit.

Acquisition Information

Unknown. Deposited c.1950. [ Fawcett Library Accession Registers to be checked]

Other Finding Aids

Fonds Description (1 folder only)

Related Material

The official records of the Blanesburgh Committee are held in the National Archives (see BT 13 and LAB 2).