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Correspondence and papers relating to a shell-shock enquiry, 1918-1922

MS. Eng. c. 7358/6
Held at the Weston Library

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  1. (fol. 1) Note on shell-shock, 1918
  2. (fol. 2) Letter from William Peel, later 1st Earl Peel, inviting Hopwood to become chairman of shell-shock committee, 1920
  3. (fols. 3-11) Memorandum on shell-shock, with covering letter, from Sir John Fortescue, 1921
  4. (fol. 12) Anecdote by Hopwood written on back of opening page of minutes of shell-shock committee meeting, 1921
  5. (fol. 13) Letter from Henry Wickham Steed of The Times, 1922
  6. (fols. 14-25) Typescript article entitled 'Shell-Shock' by Hopwood (Lord Southborough), published in The Times, 2 Sept. 1922
  7. (fols. 26-35) Motion by Hopwood to instigate a shell-shock enquiry, n.d.
  8. (fols. 36-44) Notes by Hopwood on Executions & Education, n.d.


  • Creation: 1918-1922


44 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • English


MS. Eng. c. 7358/6

Repository Details

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Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom