Memoirs of Angela Whitcombe

Scope and Content

Photocopied typescript recollections "The Patchwork Quilt" (n.d.).

Administrative / Biographical History

Angela Whitcombe (ne Barclay), a teenage girl living in a middle-class house with her parents during the First World War, served at a VAD (Voluntary Aid Detachment) hospital in Hertford. Later she became the mother of the novelist Florena Barclay.

Access Information

Access is unrestricted

Acquisition Information

The papers were placed in the Collection by Mrs Ohlenschlager (grand-daughter)


In English

Other Finding Aids

Domestic Front catalogue (hard copy)

Alternative Form Available


Personal Names