'Celebration books', scrapbooks compiled by Mrs Coker, containing letters, drawings, photographs, postcards, invitations, menus, programmes and other souvenirs of her activities and friends, 1913-78, with an index volume for 1913-50. The volumes relate to Mrs Coker's life at Downe House School, Kent, 1913-14, and then partly at Great Shelford, Cambridgeshire, 1913-20, Sutton Valence, Kent, 1920-3, Cirencester, Gloucestershire, 1926-30, and Bicester, 1930-78, and partly abroad in various countries.
The volumes were bequeathed to the Library by Mrs M.R. Coker, 1978.Access Conditions
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Social history | 20th century
Coker | M R | d 1978
Downe House School | Kent (England)
Great Shelford (England)
Sutton Valence (England)