Tag Archives: Fred Clarke

Volunteers’ Week

In celebration of Volunteers’ Week, our two wonderful volunteers, Ashley Zuelke and Teodora Lazar,  both UCL students, write about the work they are doing on the Clarke Collection held at the Institute of Education Library. Ashley Zuelke: Ralph Waldo Emerson … Continue reading

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New collection guide and gallery – Papers of Sir Fred Clarke

I just finished a new guide on the collection of Sir Fred Clarke, former Director of the IOE. The collection provides an insight into Clarke’s educational interests and ideologies, while also painting a picture of family life for an academic … Continue reading

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Steamship sports programme, 1934

Just something I found today in a folder from the Fred Clarke collection Sports programme from the RMS “Armadale Castle”, 1934 (ref FC/4/34) I’m intrigued by the “Potato Races”, and what could “Are you there?” possibly be? Hide and seek? … Continue reading

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