Personal Papers of Dorothy Dufton (degree certificates)

Scope and Content

College and University degree certificates (in the case of the latter, final cerificate in 1916 and MA, 1950)

Administrative / Biographical History

Dorothy Moran (nee Dufton) came up to Girton to read Natural Sciences 1913-17. She was a Lawrence Research Student at the Royal Society 1916-18 and at the same time worked in the Trench Warfare Department, Ministry of Munitions. She went on to a post as assistant demonstrator in the Department of Physiology, University of Leeds 1918-19. She married Charles Wilson, Lord Moran of Manton in 1919. Throughout her life she was a member of committees, most concerning education, child welfare, and housing - including the Council of Bedford College for Women, the Board of Management of Marie Curie Hospital, and the Council of the Royal Medical Benevolent Fund Guild. She received the MBE.

Conditions Governing Access

Please cite as Girton College Archive, Cambridge, Personal Papers of Dorothy Dufton (degree certificates), GCPP Dufton

Acquisition Information

Items from the Moran Papers were sent by the Archivist of the Wellcome Institute, July 1992.

Other Finding Aids

As at Sep 2008 an online catalogue was available at

Archivist's Note

Collection Description taken from JANUS in Sep 2008 as part of Genesis 2008 Project

Related Material

Further personal papers are deposited in the Wellcome Library, London, reference pp/cmw