Related Institutions

University of Cambridge Archives holds papers of Kathleen Louise Wood-Legh, Founding Fellow of Lucy Cavendish College, and George Parker Bidder III, father of Anna McClean Bidder, Founding Fellow. The latter also includes family correspondence from Anna.

Girton College holds papers of Marion Greenwood Bidder, mother of Anna McClean Bidder, Founding Fellow.

Murray Edwards College holds papers of the Committee on the Third Foundation for Women.

General information for researchers

Lucy Cavendish College is participating in two archival network projects - Genesis and Janus:

The Genesis Project provides access to women's history collections in the United Kingdom and to international web resources on women's history.

The Janus Project provides access to the catalogues of archives and manuscript collections held throughout Cambridge.

Other resources

The A2A - Access to Archives - database contains catalogues describing archives held locally in England and Wales and dating from the eighth century to the present day.

The Archives Hub provides a gateway to descriptions of archives in UK universities and colleges.

The National Archives is the UK government's official archive, from Domesday Book to websites. It hosts the National Register of Archives which contains information on the nature and location of manuscripts and historical records that relate to British history, and the ARCHON Directory which includes contact details for record repositories in the United Kingdom and also for institutions elsewhere in the world which have substantial collections of manuscripts noted under the indexes to the National Register of Archives.