Collection AR101 - Head Teachers Dinner Books

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Head Teachers Dinner Books


  • 1948 - 1953 (Creation)

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2 volumes

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Souvenirs of annual dinners given to members of the Croydon Head Teachers Association (and others associated with education in Croydon) by Arther H. Harding (1885-1952; Mayor, 1939-42), and his daughter, Miss K. Maureen Harding. Mr Harding did not attend the dinner in October 1952 through illness, and he died in November. The location is the Cafe Royal, North End, Croydon.

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Donated by Mrs Josephine Baddeley (daughter of Miss K.M. Karding), November 1996.

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Accession Number: A101

Head Teachers Dinners Books

Photograph album re dinners given [by AH and Miss M Harding] to Croydon Head Teachers, 1948, 1950 and 1953; and souvenir attendance book for dinner of 31 Oct 1952.

Item date: 1948-1953

Accession date: 29/11/1996

Custodial history: Mrs Baddeley is the daughter of Miss K M Harding, who was the daughter of A H Harding (Mayor, 1939-42)

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