Autobiography

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 106 7OCW/A
  • Dates of Creation
      1880-c.1950
  • Physical Description
      2 volumes

Scope and Content

Unedited typescript (with copyright instructions) version of her autobiography. Covers the period from her childhood to her retirement and charts the close and important relationship with Elizabeth Robins (1862-1952). 2 bound volumes.

A published copy of this work is held at The Women's Library: 'Octavia Wilberforce: the autobiography of a pioneer woman doctor' edited by Pat Jalland (London: Cassell, 1989).