Certificates, awards and testimonial letters relating to Emily Gertrude Connell, student at the University College, Nottingham, 1919-1922; 1916-1930s

Scope and Content

The collection comprises personal papers:

Certificates-University of Oxford junior local examination 1916. MS 882/1/1, University of Oxford senior local examination 1917. MS 882/1/2, University of London general school examination 1918. MS 882/1/3, University de Dijon diplome de Francais 1921, MS 882/1/4, University de Dijon cours de Francais 1921, MS 882/1/5, University de Dijon diplome de Francais 1921, MS 882/1/6, University of London intermediate examination in Faculty of Arts, 1921. MS 882/1/7, University College Nottingham certificate of associateship, 1922. MS 882/1/8, University of London B.A. French, 1923. MS 882/1/9, University of Cambridge teaching certificate, 1923. MS 882/1/10.

Letters of reference-MS 882/2/1-3.

Administrative / Biographical History

Emily Gertrude Connell attended University College, Nottingham between 1919 and 1922. She later married Alec Arthur Coveney who taught for many years at Dover Grammar School for Boys.


The collection has been divided by document type into two series, certificates and letters of reference and then chronologically within those series.

Access Information

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Other Finding Aids

This is the only finding aid for this collection. Copyright in all finding aids belongs to The University of Nottingham.

Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements


Conditions Governing Use

Reprographic copies can be supplied for educational and private study purposes only, depending on access status and the condition of the documents.

Identification of copyright holders of unpublished material is often difficult.

Permission to make any published use of any material from the collection must be sought in writing from the Keeper of Manuscripts and Special Collections

Custodial History

The material was acquired in January 2011.