in Slum Travelers
July 2007; p ublished online March 2012 .
Chapter. Subjects: Modern History (1700 to 1945). 6115 words.
This chapter focuses on Maude Alethea Stanley. Stanley began her involvement in social work and charity by visiting the Five Dials of St. Anne's, a poor district Soho parish. She started...
in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography
September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Gender and Politics; History of Gender and Sexuality. 873 words.
Stanley, Maude Alethea (1833–1915), women's welfare activist, was born at Alderley Park, Chelford, Cheshire, in May 1833, the third daughter of Edward John Stanley, second Baron Stanley of...
in Who Was Who
P ublished online December 2007 .
Reference Entry. 87 words.
Born 1833; 3rd d of 2nd Baron Stanley of Alderley; died 14 July 1915
Started the first Club for Working Girls at 59 Greek Street, Soho, 1880; also another one in...