Aitken, William Maxwell, 1st Baron Beaverbrook

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Title: 1st Baron Beaverbrook

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referencedIn Vol. xxxix. (ff. 219). 1950-1956.includes:f. 2 Ernest Fraser Jacob, historian: Letters to Sir Roy Forbes Harrod from Ernest Fraser Jacob: 1920-1959, n.d.ff. 5, 27 Russell Cornell Leffingwell, of Wall Street, New York: Letters to Sir R. F. Harrod ..., 1950-1956 British Library
referencedIn Letters to Edmund Gosse from various correspondents; 1875-1927. The letters are arranged in alphabetical order. Quarto; ff. 448.includes:ff. 1, 1b Sir Edmund William Gosse, writer: Herbert Henry Asquith, 1st Earl of Oxford and Asquith; Prime Minist..., 1875-1927 British Library
creatorOf Vol. xxii. (ff. 191). 1953-1976.Stanley Morison, typographer: Correspondence with H. Wickham Steed of Stanley Morison: 1938-1955: Partly copy and signed.includes:f. 1 Sir William John Haley, editor of 'The Times': Correspondence with H. Wickham Ste..., 1953-1976 British Library
creatorOf Vol. CXXIV. 1934-1945.George Bernard Shaw, author: Notes on a visit to G. B. Shaw by Colonel Ralph H. Isham: 1936: Typewritten.Lord Alfred Bruce Douglas, poet: Alphonse James Albert known as A. J. A. Symons, alias Albert James Alroy; writer: Correspo..., 1934-1945 British Library
creatorOf Vol. CXVIII (ff. 389). Sept. 1941-June 1942.includes:ff. 1-3, 35, 39 Anne E. Robinson, wife of N L Robinson; Secretary, League of Nations Union, Darlington Branch: Correspondence between Lord Cecil and Anne E. Robinson: 1941.f. 4 Herbert Stanley ... British Library
creatorOf Vol. CXXIII. 1924-1933.A. S. Hope, friend of Alexander Galt Ross: Letters to A. G. Ross: 1924-1926.Sidney Fenold, of the Savile Club: Letter to A. G. Ross: 1926.E. O. Pope, secretary, United University Club: Letter to A. G. Ross: 1924.Margaret Storm ..., 1924-1933 British Library
creatorOf Vol. XXII (ff. 261). Aug. 1908-1922.includes:f. 1 Lieutenant-Colonel Godfrey Astell, King's Royal Rifle Corps: Letters to Sir E. T. H. Hutton: 1901-1908. f. 2 James Broughton Dugdale, High Sheriff, county Warwickshire: Letter to Sir E. T. H. Hutton:... British Library
creatorOf VERNON BARTLETT. Vol. I (ff. 165). Abdul Rahman Putra -Joad.includes:f. 1 Abdul Rahman Putra, Tunku; Prime Minister of Malaysia: Letter to V. Bartlett from Abdul Rahman Putra: 1963: Signed. ff. 2-8 William Maxwell Aitken, 1st Baron Beaverbrook: Lett... British Library
creatorOf WRENCH PAPERS. Vol. I. Letters addressed mostly to Evelyn Wrench's father the Rt. Hon. Frederick Wrench; 1887-1925. Partly typewritten. ff. ii+57. Arranged and bound by Wrench. Half binding in leather with cloth over boards. 270 x 200mm.includes:ff. ..., 1887-1925 British Library
creatorOf WRENCH PAPERS. Vol. VI (ff. 186). 1945-1948.includes:ff. 3, 15, 49 George Ward Price: Letters to Sir Evelyn Wrench from George Ward Price: 1945: Partly signed. ff. 6, 66, 117, 141 Mohamed Ali Jinnah, founder of Pakistan: Letters to Sir Evelyn Wrench..., 1945-1948 British Library
creatorOf STOPES PAPERS. Vol. CIX (ff. 110). 1. ff. 1-39. William Maxwell Aitken, Baron Beaverbrook; 1919-1956. 2. ff. 40-84. Frederick William Pethick-Lawrence, 1st Baron 1945, and his wife Emmeline; 1921-1954. 3. ff. 85-110. Nancy, Viscountess Astor; 1935-19..., 1919-1956 British Library
referencedIn Demi-official correspondence and papers of Louis Francis Albert Victor Nicholas Mountbatten, 1st Earl Mountbatten of Burma (1900-79) as Supreme Allied Commander, South East Asia Command (SEAC). [Handlist available on request]., 1943-1946 British Library
creatorOf MS Mus. 1639. Vol. xiv. Adams-Olga Cohen.ff. 232. 300 x 260mmincludes:ff. 2-3r. Harriet Cohen, CBE; pianist: F. P. Adams: Letter from F. P. Adams to Harriet Cohen: 1932.ff. 4-5r. Harriet Cohen, CBE; pianist: Jacobo Maria del Pilar Carlos Manuel F... British Library
creatorOf Vol. xxi. (ff. 247). 1938-1952.Stanley Morison, typographer: Correspondence with H. Wickham Steed of Stanley Morison: 1938-1955: Partly copy and signed.includes:f. 10 Geoffrey George Dawson, formerly Robinson; Editor, 'The Times': Correspondence wi..., 1938-1952 British Library
creatorOf WRENCH PAPERS. Vol. IV. 1928-1937. ff. 348. 350 x 250mm.includes:ff. 5, 61 Enoch Arnold Bennett, author: Letters to Sir Evelyn Wrench from Enoch Arnold Bennett: 1928-1929: Signed. f. 6 Bernard Richard Meirion Darwin, sportswriter and essayist; son o..., 1928-1937 British Library
creatorOf Vol. ii. (ff. 169). July-December 1918.Committee for Propaganda in Enemy Countries: Correspondence and papers of Committee for Propaganda in Enemy Countries: 1918: Partly printed and copy.includes:ff. 1-11 Committee for Propaganda in Enemy Countrie... British Library
creatorOf WRENCH PAPERS. Vol. III. 1912-1928. ff. iii+148. 272 x 200mm.includes:ff. 1-3 Alfred Charles William Harmsworth, Viscount Northcliffe: Letters to Sir Evelyn Wrench from Alfred Charles William Harmsworth: 1912-1913: Signed.f. 4 General Sir Robert ..., 1912-1928 British Library
creatorOf WRENCH PAPERS. Vol. V (ff. 144). The first letter is addressed to Wrench's mother, Charlotte. Others relate to Wrench's duties as American relations officer to the Government of India, 1942-1944; 1913-1944.includes:f. 1 Very Reverend Lionel George Br..., 1913-1944 British Library
creatorOf NORTHCLIFFE PAPERS. Vol. IX (ff. 210). 1. ff. 1-71v. William Maxwell Aitken, 1st Baron Beaverbrook; 1911-1922. 2. ff. 72-160v. H. G. Wells; 1910-1919. Partly printed. Partly French. 3. ff. 161-210. John Buchan, 1st Baron Tweedsmuir; 1915-1918.include..., 1910-1922 British Library
creatorOf Vol. CXII. April 1955-June 1956.ff. 1-347. Volume includes:Baron BeaverbrookHayward, Arthur Lawrence Hope-Gosse, AMederos, Gustavo Grauincludes:f. 1 Dr J. Hugh Laidlaw, of Ottawa: Letter of condolence to Lady A. Fleming: 1955: Typewritten copy.ff. ... British Library
creatorOf CHARNWOOD AUTOGRAPHS. Vol. I. English historical autographs, etc., circa 16th-20th cent. Included are Henry VII, Charles I, Oliver Cromwell, William III, Anne, and George II; Sir Philip Sidney, Thomas Wentworth, 1st Earl of Strafford, Thomas, 3rd Bar..., approximately 16th century-20th century British Library
referencedIn Vol. XXIV (ff. 299). 1924-1940, n.d.includes:ff. 1-3 Thomas Robbins, Lloyds agent in Berlin: Letter, etc., to Lord D'Abernon: 1924.: Signed.ff. 4-6 Hans Luther, German Chancellor: Letter, etc., to, from Lord D'Abernon: 1925.: Typewritten.ff. 8-11..., 1924-1940 British Library
creatorOf Vol. i (ff. 179). Abdy, Diana, Lady -Aslin, Elizabeth.includes:ff. 1-6v Evelyn Arthur St John Waugh, novelist: Lady Diana Abdy, née Bridgeman; 2nd wife of Sir R Abdy, 5th Baronet: Letters to Evelyn Arthur St John Waugh from Lady Diana Abdy: 194... British Library
creatorOf EDWARD JOHN TRELAWNY: three letters, with envelopes, to Claire Clairmont; 1875. Also included is a letter from Jane Shelley, daughter-in-law of the poet, with a postscript in the hand of her husband Sir Percy Shelley, to her mother-in-law Mary Shelle..., 1875 British Library
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Burma, Asia
Iran, Asia Minor
Indonesia, Asia
Canada, North America
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