Wallas, Graham, 1858-1932

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Graham Wallas, 1858-1932, was born in Sunderland and educated at Shrewsbury School and Corpus Christi College, Oxford, where he obtained a second class in Literae Humaniores in 1881. After leaving Oxford, he became a schoolmaster, 1881 - 1890, University Extension Lecturer, 1890, Lecturer at the London School of Economics, 1895-1923, London University Professor of Political Science, 1914-1923 and Professor Emeritus, 1923. He combined an interest in education with politics and was a member of the Fabian Society, 1886-1904, the London School Board, 1894-1904, Chairman of the School Management Committee, 1897-1904, a member of the Technical Education Board of the London County Council, 1898-1904, and a member of the Education Committee of the London County Council, 1908-1910. He was also a member of London County Council 1904-1907.

From the guide to the WALLAS, Graham, 1858-1932, political psychologist, c1880-1932, (British Library of Political and Economic Science)

Amos, Sir Percy Maurice Maclardie Sheldon (1872-1940) Knight

Born 1872, son of Sheldon Amos. Educated at Trinity College, Cambridge where he got a first class in moral sciences tripos, 1893-1895. He was called to the bar (Inner Temple) in 1897 and became judge of Cairo native court in 1903. He served the native court of appeal, 1906-1912. He was Director of the Khedival School of Law, 1913-1915 and became judicial adviser to the Egyptian government 1917-1925. He was Quain professor of comparative law in London 1932-1937. Received his KBE 1922 and KC 1932

Wallas, Graham

Corresponded with Sir Percy Amos on nationalism in the Middle East. Further biographical details unknown.

From the guide to the Sir Percy Amos Collection, 1905, (Middle East Centre Archive, St Antony's College, Oxford)

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referencedIn Letters received by the Norton family, 1830-1920. Houghton Library
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referencedIn Papers of Ethel Sturges Dummer, 1689-1962 Arthur and Elizabeth Schlesinger Library on the History of Women in America‏
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referencedIn Letter Collection, 1772-1938 British Library of Political and Economic Science
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creatorOf Sir Percy Amos Collection, 1905 St. Antony's College (University of Oxford). Middle East Centre Archive
referencedIn SOCIAL DEMOCRATIC FEDERATION, 1884-1889 British Library of Political and Economic Science
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creatorOf Dan H. Laurence Collection. The unending quest : an inquiry into developments in democratic government - syllabus for a course of six lectures to be given at Kingsway Hall, Kingsway, Holborn, on Thursdays at 8.30 p.m., beginning October 23rd, 1930, by the Hon. Bertrand Russell, Professor Graham Wallas, Professor H.J. Laski, Lord Ponsonby of Shulbrede, Mrs. Sidney Webb, and Mr. Bernard Shaw. University of Guelph
referencedIn Wendell family papers, ca. 1620-1921. Houghton Library
creatorOf WALLAS, Graham, 1858-1932, political psychologist, c1880-1932 British Library of Political and Economic Science
referencedIn Wallas Family Papers, 1841-1972 Cambridge University: Newnham College Archives
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Death 1932-08-09

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