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Papers relating to tour of Canada, bulk: Bulk, 1928-1930, 1928-1930, 1956, 1964-1966

MS. 12073/1
Held in our offsite storage facility

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  1. Laurence Giles' detailed 'contemporary chronicle of the Tour of the Young Ambassadors of Empire', 26 Jul-16 Sep 1928, with index and foreword, Dec 1930, and two press cuttings, 1964 and 1966.
  2. Album of photographs of the tour of Canada, 1928, with manuscript guide to the photographs.
  3. Letters from Laurence Giles to his family describing his voyage to Canada and tour there, with related ephemera including printed 'Who's Who among the Fifty "Young Amabassadors"' and souvenir of the luncheon at Mansion House to launch the tour. Also, 'Newsletter 1956' with updates from the former young ambassadors.


  • Creation: Creation: Majority of material found within Bulk, 1928-1930
  • Creation: Creation: 1928-1930, 1956, 1964-1966


1 box

Language of Materials

  • English


MS. 12073/1

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom