YWCA Auxiliary Home for Girls, Maida Vale, London
On January 27th, 1926, an Auxiliary Home for Girls was certified for operation at Campbell House, 90 Sutherland Avenue, Maida Vale. The establishment, which could house up to 20 girls, was run by the YWCA (Young Women's Christian Association). It provided hostel-style accommodation for girls making the transition from an Industrial School to independent working life.
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- No records noted at present for this establishment — any information welcome.
- Mahood, Linda Policing Gender, Class and Family: Britain, 1850-1940 (1995, Univeristy of Alberta Press)
- Prahms, Wendy Newcastle Ragged and Industrial School (2006, The History Press)
- None noted at present.
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