Amery, L. S. (Leopold Stennett), 1873-1955

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1897-1912 fellow of All Souls College, University of Oxford; 1899-1909 on the The Times editorial staff; 1911-1945 Member of Parliament for South Birmingham (later Sparkbrook); 1914-1916 served in Flanders and the Near East; 1917-1918 on the staff of the War Council, Versailles; 1919-1921 Parliamentary Under-Secretary for the Colonies; 1921-1922 Parliamentary and Financial Secretary to the Admiralty; 1922-1924 First Lord of the Admiralty; 1924-1929 Secretary of State for the Colonies; 1925-1929 Secretary of State for Dominion Affairs; 1940-1945 Secretary of State for India and for Burma.

Epithet: politician and journalist

British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000613.0x000019

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referencedIn John Corbin, Papers, 1894-1956 University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. 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 Ann Bridge [pseudonym of Mary Dolling Sanders O'Malley] Papers TXRC95-A3., 1815-1973, bulk 1905-1973 Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center
creatorOf EVAN-THOMAS PAPERS. Vol. I (ff. 190). Family and general correspondence; 1878-1928. Ff. 108-190 mostly relate to the controversy over his part in the Battle of Jutland. Used by A. J. Marder, From the Dreadnought to Scapa Flow, iii, Jutland and After,..., 1878-1928 British Library
referencedIn Papers of 2nd Marquess of Linlithgow as Viceroy of India 1936-43, 1936-1943 British Library
creatorOf Vol. XIX (ff 202). 1916-1943.Evelyn Dorothy Emrys-Evans, wife of P V Emrys-Evans: Letters to Evelyn Dorothy Emrys-Evans: 1942-1958.includes:f. 1 Lionel George Curtis, CH; Fellow of All Souls College, Oxford: Letters to P. V. Emrys-Evans from Lion..., 1916-1943 British Library
referencedIn Papers of Lord Wavell as Viceroy of India 1943-47, 1943-1947 British Library
creatorOf JELLICOE PAPERS. Vol. XL (ff. 242). Correspondence of Jellicoe, principally with the Admiralty, relating to the publication of the 'Record' and the 'Narrative', and to other controversies over the battle; 1920-1927. Mostly typewritten. Includes (ff. ..., 1920-1927 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 TALLENTS, Sir Stephen George (1884-1958), 1925-1957 Institute of Commonwealth Studies
creatorOf BALFOUR PAPERS. Vol. XCIII (ff. 246). 1. ff. 1-80b. Hon. Alfred Lyttelton; 1888-1912. 2. ff. 81-246. Leopold Stennett Amery, P.C., M.P.; 1903-1926.includes:ff. 1-80b Alfred Lyttelton, PC; MP: Correspondence with A. J. Balfour: 1888-1912.ff. 81-246 ..., 1888-1926 British Library
creatorOf Huxley, Gervas, 1894-1971. Autobiography extracts [manuscript]. Libraries Australia
referencedIn Körber, Hilde, 1906-1969. Hilde Körber papers, 1946 and n.d. Stanford University. Department of Special Collections and University Archives
referencedIn The Jellicoe Papers, 1893-1936 British Library: Western Manuscripts
referencedIn Permanent Under Secretaries Collection, 1920-1948 British Library
creatorOf NORTHCLIFFE PAPERS. Vol. V (ff. 218). 1. ff. 1-146. David Lloyd George, 1st Earl Lloyd-George of Dwyfor (including J. T. Davies); 1908-1922. 2. ff. 147-182. Leopold Charles Maurice Stennett Amery; 1908-1915. 3. ff. 183-218. Reginald McKenna; 1909-191..., 1908-1922 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 Corbin, John, 1870-1959. Collection, 1894-1956. University of Nebraska - Lincoln
referencedIn Papers of Sir Reginald Dorman-Smith, Governor of Burma 1941-46, 1941-1946 British Library
referencedIn William Francis Hare papers., 1943-1947 British Library
creatorOf EMRYS EVANS PAPERS. Vol. XI (ff. 202). Watching Committee; 1940-1941.includes:ff. 1-201 passim James Edward Hubert Gascoyne-Cecil, Viscount Cranborne; 4th Marquess of Salisbury: Correspondence, partly on his behalf, with P. V. Emrys-Evans of James ..., 1940-1941 British Library
creatorOf EMRYS EVANS PAPERS. Vol. XIII (ff. 213). Correspondence with politicians and historians concerning Munich, its aftermath, and the Second World War, in retrospect; 1940-1967. 1. ff. 1-114v. Correspondence with politicians; 1941-1967. 2. ff. 115-154. C..., 1940-1967 British Library
creatorOf EMRYS EVANS PAPERS. Vol. XIV (ff. 166). General political and official correspondence of Emrys-Evans; 1935-1945.Evelyn Dorothy Emrys-Evans, wife of P V Emrys-Evans: Letters to Evelyn Dorothy Emrys-Evans: 1942-1958.includes:ff. 1-5, 12, 73 Sir Wal..., 1935-1945 British Library
creatorOf Vol. XX (ff. 212). 1944-1950.Evelyn Dorothy Emrys-Evans, wife of P V Emrys-Evans: Letters to Evelyn Dorothy Emrys-Evans: 1942-1958.includes:f. 1 John Gretton, 1st Baron Gretton 1944; PC; MP: Letters to P. V. Emrys-Evans from John Gretton: 1943, 1..., 1944-1950 British Library
creatorOf Vol. XX (ff. 284). 1901-1903.includes:f. 1 Major Cecil Foster Seymour Vandeleur, Scots Guards: Letter to Sir E. T. H. Hutton,: 1901.ff. 4, 110 Frederick George Scott, Archdeacon of Quebec: Letters, etc., to Sir E. T. H. Hutton,: 1901-1902.f. 6 ..., 1901-1903 British Library
referencedIn Wiseman, William, Sir, b. 1885-1962. Sir William Wiseman papers, 1916-1961 Yale University Library
referencedIn Sir William Wiseman papers, 1916-1961 Yale University. Department of Manuscripts and Archives
referencedIn Corbin, John, 1870-1959. Papers, 1894-1956. University of Nebraska - Lincoln
creatorOf ARNOLD-FORSTER PAPERS. Vol. XXVIII ('Vol. III') (ff. 266). Approved army scheme, with related memoranda; 12 Dec. 1903-1 Nov. 1904.Army; England: Memoranda, reports, etc., rel. to army reform: 1903-1905: Mostly printed.includes:ff. 5-10b, 21-23, 170-1... British Library
referencedIn Coefficients, The, 1902-1908 British library of political and economic science
referencedIn Papers of Field Marshal Sir George White, British Army 1853-1912, C-inC, India 1893-98, 1845-1912 British Library
referencedIn JEBB, Richard (1874-1953), 1885-1953 Institute of Commonwealth Studies
creatorOf CECIL OF CHELWOOD PAPERS. Vol. II (ff. 274). 1. ff. 1-49. Correspondence with Evelyn Baring, 1st Earl of Cromer; 1908, 1909. 2. ff. 50-108. Correspondence with Walter Hume Long, 1st Viscount Long; 1908-1918. 3. ff. 109-158v. Letters from George Frede..., 1906-1945 British Library
referencedIn Inglis Fletcher Papers, 1883-1967, 2015 East Carolina University. J.Y. Joyner Library
referencedIn Sam Browne Collection: miscellaneous papers, dated mainly 1853-1901, of General Sir Samuel James Browne (1824-1901), 1850-1901 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 Vol. CI (ff. 287). 1922-1926.includes:ff. 1-160b passim Percy Alport Molteno, MP: Letters to Lord Gladstone: 1909-1924. f. 4 Tom Henry Hosegood, solicitor: Letter to Lord Gladstone: 1922. ff. 5, 18, 24 Ernest Frederic George Hatch, 1st Baronet: 190..., 1922-1926 British Library
creatorOf Bridge, Ann, 1889-1974. Papers, 1815-1973, (bulk 1905-1973). Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center
creatorOf Vol. CXXXIII (ff. 142). 1931-April 1946.includes:f. 1 Major H. R. Moseley, of Ironbridge: Letter to Marie Stopes from Maj. H. R. Moseley: 1931: Signed.f. 2 Lieutenant-Colonel A. E. Mahon, in Bombay: Letters to Marie Stopes from Lt.-Col. A. E. Mah... British Library
creatorOf KITCHENER-MARKER PAPERS. Vol. III (ff. 125). General corre-spondence; 1898-1914.includes:f. 1 George Nathaniel Curzon, Marquess Curzon of Kedleston: Letter to Lt.-Col. R. J. Marker: 1898.f. 5 Mary Victoria Curzon, née Leiter; 1st wife of George, ..., 1898-1914 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
referencedIn Correspondence and papers of Alfred Charles William Harmsworth, Viscount Northcliffe (1865-1922), journalist and proprietor of the Evening News, the Daily Mail and the Times; 1880-1922, n.d. Partly signed, typewritten and printed. Reginald Pound and, 1880-1922 British Library: Western Manuscripts
creatorOf Leopold Charles Maurice Stennett Amery papers., 1943 British Library
creatorOf Vol. XC (ff. 283). June 1910-June 1913.includes:f. 2 Anthony Ashley-Cooper, 9th Earl of Shaftesbury: Letter to Lord Cecil from Lord Shaftesbury: 1910.ff. 5, 7-9v, 19-26, 116 William Hale White, alias 'Mark Rutherford'; writer: Letters to Lord Cec... British Library
referencedIn Carl Tilden Keller collection concerning Sir Aurel Stein, 1922-1945. Houghton Library
referencedIn Vol. C (ff. 334). 1918-1921.includes:ff. 1, 9-14, 34, 106, 122 Sir Thomas Little Heath, KCB; of the Treasury: Correspondence with Lord Gladstone: 1918-1919. ff. 1-123b passim Civil Service: Papers of the Recruitment Committee: 1917-1919. ff. 1-128 ..., 1918-1921 British Library
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associatedWith Bridge, Ann, 1889-1974 person
correspondedWith Corbin, John, 1870-1959. person
associatedWith Fletcher, Inglis, 1879-1969. person
associatedWith Huxley, Gervas, 1894-1971. person
associatedWith Jebb, Richard, 1874-1953 person
correspondedWith Keller, Carl Tilden, 1872-1955 person
associatedWith Körber, Hilde, 1906-1969. person
associatedWith Tallents, Sir, Stephen George, 1884-1958 person
associatedWith The Coefficients, dining club corporateBody
associatedWith Wiseman, William George Eden, Sir, bart., 1885- person
associatedWith Wiseman, William, Sir, b. 1885. person
Place Name Admin Code Country
India, Asia
Orissa, India
India, Asia
Kunming, Burma
Khyber Pass, Afghanistan
Majuba Hill, South Africa
Bihar, India
North-West Frontier, India
Chin Hills, Burma
Bombay, India
India, Asia
Sino-Burmese Boundary, Asia
Simla, India
Charasia, Afghanistan
Gibraltar, Europe
Madras, India
United Provinces, India
North-West Frontier, India
Afghanistan, Asia
Sind, India
Far East, Asia
China, Asia
Sudan, Africa
Bengal, India
Middle East, Asia
Shan States, Burma
Burma, Asia
Baluchistan, Pakistan
United States, North America
Burma, Asia
Russia, Europe, Asia
Flotta, Orkney Islands
Assam, India
Burma, Asia
India, Asia
Jutland, Denmark
Pakistan, Asia
Simla Hill States, India
North-West Frontier Province, India
Punjab, India
Burma, Asia
Palestine, Asia
East Africa, Africa
Ethiopia, Africa
Egypt, Africa
Nicholson's Nek, South Africa
Ladysmith, South Africa
North Africa, Africa
Japan, Asia
Pakistan, Asia
India, Asia
Orissa, India
Pakistan, Asia
India, Asia
Khyber Pass, Afghanistan
South Africa, Africa
Baluchistan, Pakistan
Afghanistan, Asia
Central Provinces and Berar, India


Birth 1873-11-22

Death 1955-09-16





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