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'Lord Alanbrooke and Edward Grey', 1945, 1955-1958

MS. 15041/1603
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MS. 15041/1603 and MS. 15041/1604 comprise two separate envelopes of correspondence which were originally in a larger enveope inscribed 'Lord Alanbrooke and Edward Grey'.

This shelfmark (MS. 15041/1603) contains material relating to Lord Alanbrooke, comprising: personal correspondence with Alanbrooke, including ornithological, 1945, 1955-1958. One letter only is dated 1945, this was sent from Alanbrooke in the War Office to Nicholson, who was at the Potsdam Conference (Jul-Aug), regarding Nicholson's bird list compiled in Germany (a copy of the list is included).


  • Creation: 1945, 1955-1958


18 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • English

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MS. 15041/1603

Former reference:

NCUACS 177/8/09 L.1

Biographical / Historical

Alanbrooke was Chief of the Imperial General Staff during World War Two. He was a friend of Nicholson's and a keen ornithologist.

Repository Details

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Weston Library
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Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom