Hamilton, Mary Agnes. Remembering My Good Friends. Jonathan Cape, 1944.
|Connections Sort descending||Author name||Excerpt|
|Family and Intimate relationships||Evelyn Sharp||
They declined Ramsay MacDonald 's offer to be best man, not wanting the publicity. They were now constant companions, having belonged long ago to the same walking club and to the United Suffragists , and...
|Family and Intimate relationships||Lady Margaret Sackville||
The friendship between the widowed James Ramsay MacDonald , Labour politician, and LMS began in 1912 and proved important and long-lasting. She was said to have declined a proposal of marriage from him. The writer...
|Friends, Associates||L. M. Montgomery|
|Friends, Associates||Emma Frances Brooke|
|Friends, Associates||Gladys Henrietta Schütze|
|Friends, Associates||Isabella Ormston Ford|
|Friends, Associates||Evelyn Sharp|
|Friends, Associates||Mary Agnes Hamilton||
MAH knew and worked closely with the Labour leader Ramsay MacDonald , though her early intense admiration for him diminished with time. Up to the year after publishing her book on him (which was also...
|Friends, Associates||Alison Uttley|
|Friends, Associates||Lady Margaret Sackville|
|Material Conditions of Writing||Christina Stead||
By chance House of All Nations (which has been called a mammoth study of the world of international finance)
appeared in 1931-2, a time of anxiety for bankers because of instability around the world...
Blain, Virginia, Patricia Clements, and Isobel Grundy, editors. The Feminist Companion to Literature in English: Women Writers from the Middle Ages to the Present. Yale University Press; Batsford, 1990.
During the decade that began with a by-election in 1927, JB was a Member of Parliament: one of three who sat for a constituency composed of graduates of some of the Scottish universities. (English universities...
Britain, she said, must see that women are able to take their share in promoting and shaping their own destinies in the future government of India.
She also lobbied Ramsay MacDonald , Wedgwood Benn
Alberti, Johanna. Eleanor Rathbone. Sage Press, 1996.
Fifteen women were elected to this parliament. AR knew she had no chance of election: it was a hopeless seat for her to contest. (Her husband had stood unsuccessfully in a different constituency in 1924.)...