Ref NoBPS/001/7/01/05/03
TitleLucy Fildes Fund
Extent1- folder
DescriptionFile contains typed correspondence and documents concerning Dr Lucy Fildes OBE, FBPsS (1884-1968) (First Chair, BPS Committee of Professional Psychologists) Memorial Fund set up to be used towards the purchase of an item of furniture for the projected London Headquarters of the British Psychological Society (BPS Council minute 278D, October 1968).

Details include:

Typed draft correspondence between Alan Sakne Business Manager, British Psychological Society and Mr.K.F Cornwall concerning status of the fund, 21st June 1977

Typed letter from Professor Philip Levy to Mr P.F.Portwood C.E.P. Truro concerning the fund, 13th December 1978 and from Alan Sakne Business Manager BPS, 20th March 1979.

For more details on Dr Lucy Fildes see Bulletin of the British Psychological Society, 22, (1969) pp. 213-214 'Memorial to Dr Lucy Fildes' by Grace Rawlings.
FormatTextual Material
NotesThe History of Psychology Centre is committed to creating an inclusive environment for all our users. Be aware that our catalogue contains historic terminology relating to mental health which could be considered offensive. The terminology exists within the original record and has been retained to inform users on viewpoints at the time. It in no way reflects the attitudes of the cataloguers or the British Psychological Society.
Wellcome Ref: PSY/BPS/1/8/3
AccessConditionsAuthorised Users. View by Appointment.
Location16: Wellcome Library
AdminHistoryDr Fildes' obituary by M.I. Dunsdon published in Bull.Br.psychol.Soc. 21 (1968), pp. 279-280
RulesDescription compiled in line with the following standard
ISAD (G) General International Standard Archival Description
ArchNoteCompiled by Mike Maskill BPS Archivist for the History of Psychology Centre.

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