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Discrete CollectionsThe Women's Library
TitleHadow, Miss Enid
Ref No8SUF/B/185
Box Fetch NoBox 1: Disc 37
Date8 Aug 1979
Extent185a - 72:20 mins, 185b - 6:45 mins
DescriptionInterview took place at Rose Cottage, Brockhampton, Nr Cheltenham GL54 5AG. Interview is in two parts 8SUF/B/185a and 8SUF/B/185b.

Interview summary:
Appearance and personality of her aunt, Grace Hadow. Relations with her sister Constance and her mother. The family's cultural life. Their mutual relations and affection for their mother. What Grace was like on European holidays as a companion. How she and her brother Henry spoke. The appearance of Grace's mother in old age. The family's sporting interests and recreations. Their mood of intellectual inquiry. Grace's lack of practical skills. Her belief in encouraging people to make the most of their gifts. Her personal kindnesses and popularity, yet also her lack of intimacy with individuals. Why she was so successful with the Women's Institutes. Her capacity for delegating. The Hadow family's professional and governmental background.
Access StatusOpen
Access ConditionsInterview recordings are available online and can be accessed at the link provided in this record.
Former Reference NumberTape 71
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