History of Dorset House Vol. 1

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Scrapbook of photographs, press cuttings, personal memories and drawings documenting the early days at Dorset House, Clifton, Bristol, 1930-1935.Includes, Dorset House leaflets; photographs of Dr Casson and Bristol; a short history of Dorset House; memories of personal experiences at Dorset House; photographs of the house, garden, people and pets; memoirs of the Dorset House dogs; memories and photograph of trips to a cottage; press cuttings and photographs of Dame Sybil Thorndike; an article on occupational therapy written by Dr Casson; a school certificate; photographs of the building of a new hall and student rooms; party poems and Christmas rhymes; an account and photographs of Miss Jones' wedding; sketches of "The Night Nurse and Her 'Dreams'!"; and music for "A Symphony in Two Flats" and two Christmas carols. 50 leaves.

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5 - Papers documenting the history of Dorset House,

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Compiled by Dorset House School of Occupational Therapy. Photographers unidentified


Hosting Institutions: Oxford Brookes University

Oxford Brookes departments

Directorate of Learning Resources


Original artefact: 1930-1935
RADAR resource: 2017

© Elizabeth Casson Trust and others
Published by Oxford Brookes University

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This RADAR resource is Part of Papers of the Dorset House School of Occupational Therapy