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Dame Myra Curtis (1886–1971) by Charles Hewitt, 1948 Getty Images – Charles Hewitt

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Curtis, Dame Myra (1886–1971), civil servant and college head, was born on 2 October 1886 at 11 Belle Vue Road, Sunderland, co. Durham, one of three daughters of George Curtis, a telegraphist in the Post Office, and his wife, Annie Johnson, an elementary school teacher. Her forebears were north-country working-class, and she was brought up in a hard-working, close-knit family, which valued education. As a young girl she attended ...

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Hughes [née Pestell], Catherine Eva (1933–2014), diplomatist and college head, was born on 24 September 1933 at 167 Westmount Road, Eltham, London, the younger daughter and youngest of three children of Edmund Ernest Pestell (1893–1965) and his wife, Isabelle Cummine, ...

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Smith, Dame Enid Mary Russell Russell- (1903–1989), civil servant and college head, was born at Cato Cottage, The Green, Esher, Surrey, on 3 March 1903, the daughter of Arthur Russell-Smith, corn merchant, and his wife, Constance Mary Dilke. She was educated at St Felix School, Southwold, Suffolk...