The Gate of the Year – Minnie Louise Haskins (1875-1957)

Retired LSE academic Minnie Louise Haskins’ famous lines on “the gate of the year”¬†have been used at royal occasions from George VI’s 1939 Christmas broadcast to the funeral of Elizabeth, the Queen Mother in 2002, writes LSE archivist Sue Donnelly.¬† And I said to the man who stood at the gate of the year: ‘Give … Continue reading The Gate of the Year – Minnie Louise Haskins (1875-1957)