Wood, Edward Frederick Lindley, 1881-1959, 1st Earl of Halifax, politician and diplomat

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Title: 1st Baron Irwin; 1st Earl of Halifax

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Epithet: politician and diplomat

Title: 1st Earl of Halifax

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Epithet: Baron Irwin

Title: 3rd Viscount and 1st Earl of Halifax

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creatorOf CECIL OF CHELWOOD PAPERS. Vol. XIX (ff. 178). Correspondence with Sir Alexander George Montagu Cadogan, G.C.M.G.; 1923-1944.Sir Alexander George Montagu Cadogan, GCMG: Edward Frederick Lindley Wood, Baron Irwin; 3rd Viscount and 1st Earl of Halifax: ..., 1923-1944 British Library
referencedIn Personal and semi-official papers of the 1st Marquess of Reading, Viceroy of India 1921-26, 1888-1936 British Library
creatorOf CECIL OF CHELWOOD PAPERS. Vol. XIV (ff. 253). Correspondence with Edward Frederick Lindley Wood, Baron Irwin, 3rd Viscount (1934) and 1st Earl Halifax; 1926-1942.Edward Frederick Lindley Wood, Baron Irwin; 3rd Viscount and 1st Earl of Halifax: Corres..., 1926-1942 British Library
creatorOf Vol. XXVIII (ff. 178). Jan. 1926-Feb. 1927.includes:ff. 1, 32-38 Sir Walter St Clair Howland Roberts, KCMG: Correspondence, partly on his behalf, with Lord Cecil: 1925-1927: Signed.f. 2 Sir Ronald Henry Amherst Storrs, KCMG: Correspondence betwee... British Library
referencedIn Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi papers., 1931 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 Robert E. Sherwood papers, 1917-1968 (inclusive), 1934-1955 (bulk). Houghton Library
referencedIn Papers of 1st Marquess of Reading as Viceroy of India 1921-26, and concerning his subsequent interest in Indian affairs, 1921-1935 British Library
referencedIn Papers of Sir Montagu Butler, Indian Civil Service, Punjab 1896-1933, Governor of Central Provinces 1925-33, and of Lady Butler, 1896-1933 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
referencedIn Papers of Lord Goschen as Governor of Madras 1924-29, 1924-1929 British Library
creatorOf VERNON BARTLETT. Vol. II (ff. 144). Lancaster -Wood.includes:ff. 1, 2 Sir Osbert Lancaster, artist and writer: Letters to V. Bartlett from Sir Osbert Lancaster: 1974, n.d. f. 3 James Laver: Letter to V. Bartlett from James Laver: 1949. ff. 4-8 Lee... British Library
creatorOf Halifax Collection: correspondence and papers of Edward Frederick Lindley Wood, 1st Baron Irwin, 1st Earl of Halifax (1881-1959) as Viceroy of India 1926-31., 1926-1931 British Library
referencedIn Papers of Sir Samuel Hoare, Secretary of State for India 1931-35, 1931-1954 British Library
referencedIn Papers of 1st Earl of Birkenhead as Secretary of State for India 1926-28, 1924-1928 British Library
referencedIn Transcripts of extracts of correspondence between Richard Austen Butler (later Baron Butler) (1902-82), Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for India 1932-37, and Michael Herbert Rudolph Knatchbull, 5th Baron Brabourne (1895-1939), Governor of Bo..., 1934-1938 British Library
creatorOf LORD MACMILLAN PAPERS. Vol. II A (ff. 249). Correspondence and papers; 1934-1946, n.d.Royal Commission for the Exhibition of 1851: Papers rel. to: 1935-1946, n.d.Sir Evelyn Campbell Shaw, KCVO: Correspondence with Lord Macmillan, etc.,: 1935-1946, n...., 1934-1946 British Library
creatorOf Vol. CCLXXVI (ff. 158). Jan.-June 1940.includes:f. 6 George Cookson, Editor, 'English': Letter to Marie Stopes from George Cookson: 1940.f. 7 George Harcourt Johnstone, 3rd Baron Derwent: Postcard to Marie Stopes from George Harcourt Johnstone: 1... British Library
creatorOf Edward Frederick Lindley Wood papers., 1926-1931 British Library
creatorOf MANSBRIDGE PAPERS. Vol. LIX. Correspondence with politicians and civil servants; 1899-1952. Arranged alphabetically.Henry Brooke, Baron Brooke of Cumnor: Letters to A. Mansbridge from Henry Brooke: 1938-1952.Sir Lewis Amherst Selby-Bigge, 1st Baronet..., 1899-1952 British Library
referencedIn Papers of Sir Basil Blackett, Finance Member, Governor-General's Council 1923-28, 1920-1931 British Library
referencedIn Leslie Cyril Frederick Robins papers., 1928-1947 British Library
creatorOf SIR WALTER RALEGH: Two documents relating to his second voyage to Guiana; 1617, 1618. Paper: ff. ix+2. (1) 417 x 300 mm; and (2) 395 x 280 mm. Armorial wafer seals. From the Temple Newsham papers. Owned by the 3rd Viscount Halifax, later 1st Earl of ..., 1617-1618 British Library
referencedIn Papers of Sir George Cunningham, Indian Civil Service 1911-46; Governor of North-West Frontier Province 1937-46, 1947-48, 1903-1966 British Library
referencedIn Originals and copies of correspondence and papers of or relating to Rev Charles Freer Andrews (1871-1940), Anglican missionary, associate of M K Gandhi and Rabindranath Tagore, reflecting his religious and political activities, 1912-1940 British Library
referencedIn Papers of Sir Harcourt Butler, Indian Civil Service 1890-1928, Governor of United Provinces 1918-22, Governor of Burma 1923-27, 1881-1938 British Library
referencedIn Papers of Maj John McLoughlin Short, Indian Army 1916-31, Indian Army Reserve Officer 1939-43, 1938-1967 British Library
creatorOf Vol. xxxi. (ff. 267). 1936-1938.includes:ff. 1, 2, 15-18, 20, 23-30, 32 Kurt Rhodin, refugee from Nazi Germany: Correspondence of H. Wickham Steed of and concerning Kurt Rhodin: 1936: Partly Germ. and Fr.: Partly signed and copy.ff. 1-30 passim W..., 1936-1938 British Library
referencedIn Papers of 1st Viscount Simon as Chairman of Indian Statutory Commission 1927-30, 1927-1931 British Library
referencedIn Sir Frederick Sykes: papers as Governor of Bombay 1928-33, 1919-1950 British Library
referencedIn Vol. XI (ff. 149). 1925-1938, n.d.includes:f. 1 Sir William Hamo Thornycroft, sculptor: Letter to Miss May Morris: 1925.ff. 2, 13 Anna Simons, German calligrapher: Letters to Miss May Morris: 1925, 1927.f. 5 Welbore St Clair Baddeley, of Painsw..., 1925-1938 British Library
referencedIn Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi papers., 1931-1934 British Library
creatorOf Letters to H N Bolton, 1926-1927 British Library
creatorOf Vol. xxxii. (ff. 251). 1939-June 1940.includes:f. 1 Sidney Ronald Campion, author and journalist: Letter to H. Wickham Steed of Sidney Ronald Campion: 1939: Signed.ff. 2, 4, 7,29 Admiral of the Fleet Sir Roger Roland Charles Backhouse, GCB: Lette... British Library
referencedIn Courtenay Parker Bramble papers., 1922-1946 British Library
creatorOf THE HALIFAX PAPERS49531-49593. Correspondence and papers of Charles Wood, 1st Viscount Halifax (b. 1800, d. 1885); 1816-1889. Presented, with material transferred to the Depart-ment of Printed Books, by Edward Frederick Lindley Wood, 1st Earl of Hali..., 1816-1889 British Library
referencedIn Papers of the 2nd Earl of Lytton as Governor of Bengal 1922-27, and Acting Viceroy 1925, 1922-1927 British Library
referencedIn Letters home to his parents, from Capt Melville Edward Bertram Portal, 1924-1929 British Library
creatorOf Vol. xxxiii. (ff. 256). July 1940-1943.includes:ff. 1, 9 Walter Turner Monckton, 1st Viscount Monckton: Correspondence with H. Wickham Steed of Walter Turner Monckton: 1939-1940: Partly signed and copy; partly on his behalf.ff. 2, 38 Herbert Geor... 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
referencedIn Papers of Sir Francis Younghusband (1863-1942) and other members of his family, 1836-1981 British Library
creatorOf FLEMING PAPERS. Vol. VIII. 1924-1944.ff. 1-257. Papers and correspondence include:Emergency Public Health Laboratory ServiceInternational Society for MicrobiologyJohn Scott MedalKnighthoodMedical Research CouncilMinistry of HealthRoyal Institute of P..., 1924-1944 British Library
creatorOf Vol. XXVI (ff. 171). Aug. 1923-Feb. 1924.includes:f. 1. Alberto Aguilar, Spanish diplomatist: Memorandum by Lord Cecil rel. to conversation with Alberto Aguilar: 1923: Copy.f. 2 Fridtjof Nansen, Norwegian explorer: Correspondence, including teleg... British Library
referencedIn Papers of Sir Fazl-i-Husain (1877-1936), Indian statesman, 1898-1936 British Library
referencedIn NOTE OF THE CIRCUMSTANCES ACCOMPANYING THE SURRENDER OF LEOPOLD III, King of the Belgians, to the Germans on 28 May 1940, together with other related papers in which the King's conduct is vindicated, including (ff. 3-7) correspondence, mostly of the ..., 1940-1941 British Library
creatorOf HARVEY DIARIES. Vol. XXIII. Correspondence and papers; 1936-1940. Partly copies. ff. 190. Contents: 1. ff. 1-72. Correspondence, etc., consisting chiefly of memoranda from Harvey to Anthony Eden, Secretary of State for Foreign Affairs, while Harvey w..., 1936-1940 British Library
creatorOf Vol. XXVII (ff. 219). March 1924-1925.includes:f. 4 L. M. de Sousa Dantas, Brazilian diplomatist: Charles Alfred Cripps, 1st Baron Parmoor: Letter to Lord Parmoor from L. M. de Sousa Dantas: 1924: Fr.: Signed.f. 8 Dr Scholz, representative of Ger... 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 Vol. CCLXXVII (ff. 140+78*+129*). July-Dec. 1940.includes:ff. 1, 10, 73, 81 Peter Bryer Ash: Letters to Marie Stopes from Peter Bryer Ash: 1940.f. 3 E. S. Yates, private Secretary to M J MacDonald: Letter to Marie Stopes from E. S. Yates: 1940: S... British Library
referencedIn Papers of Sir Malcolm Seton, India Office official 1898-1933, and papers of Lady Seton, including material relating to Ireland and to gardening, 1860-1960 British Library
creatorOf AUTOGRAPH LETTERS AND VERSE; circa 1809-1929, n.d. Presented, with Add. Ch. 75730, by T. S. Blakeney, Esq., through the Friends of the National Libraries. Paper; ff. 150. Folio. 1809-1929. 1. ff. 1-24. Letters of ecclesiastics to Edward White Benson,..., 1804-1929 British Library
creatorOf Vol. XVIII (ff. 87). 4 Feb.-24 June 1940.includes:f. 87 Edward Frederick Lindley Wood, Baron Irwin; 3rd Viscount and 1st Earl of Halifax: Telegram to Sir R. H. Campbell: 1940: Copy. British Library
referencedIn Leslie Cyril Frederick Robins papers., 1928-1948 British Library
referencedIn Vol. I, A-L. 1898-1940includes:ff. 1-11b Jean Baruzi, theological writer: Letters to Miss M. D. M. Petre: 1933-1939.: Fr.f. 12 Attilio Begey, lawyer, of Turin: Letter to Miss M. D. M. Petre: 1913.: Fr.f.13 Begey family; of Turin: Postcard to Mi..., 1898-1940 British Library
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