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Obituaries, eulogies and biographical notes, including some by Douglas Jay, 1902-[c. 1930s], 1963-1993, 2001, bulk: 1963-1993

MS. 6745/157
Held in our offsite storage facility

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Includes drafts and copies of obituaries and eulogies for, and biographical notes on John Pumphrey, Herbert Hart, Major Patrick George Craigie, Alan Jay [Jay's brother], Christopher Cox, Stafford Cripps, Douglas Jay, Goronwy Rees, Norman Craven Brook, Edward Bridges, Julius Salter Elias, Christopher Hinton, Ron Leighton, Leo Amery, Thomas Balogh, John Burns, Mary Webb, John Sparrow and Nicholas Kaldor.

Also includes related correspondence, invitations sent to Mary Jay, letter to Douglas Jay, letter of condolence on Douglas Jay's death to Mary Jay from Isiah Berlin, orders of service for memorial services for Hugh Gaitskell, Helen and Francis Hope, Neil Marten, William Donaldson Clark, William Hayter, Keith Joseph, Jonathan Pumphrey and Herbert Hart, and flyer for a commemoration event for Helen Forman at the National Film Theatre.


  • Creation: Creation: 1902-[c. 1930s], 1963-1993, 2001
  • Creation: Creation: Majority of material found within 1963-1993


1 box (1 folder)

Language of Materials

  • English


MS. 6745/157

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom