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Correspondence and papers concerning Selby's early career, 1901-1920

MS. Eng. c. 6580
Held at the Weston Library

  • Request

Includes papers concerning:

  1. (fols. 15-27) his entrance to Foreign Office, 1904
  2. (fols. 33-43) appointments to the Berlin Embassy, 1906, and The Hague, 1907
  3. (fols. 46-53) work with visiting Turkish delegation, July 1909
  4. (fols. 63-98) the Accession Mission to Vienna under Archibald Primrose, 5th Earl of Rosebery, Sept. 1910, including (fols. 73-84) Selby's draft report of mission to Edward, 1st Viscount Grey of Fallodon
  5. (fols. 109-37) Selby's exemption from military service, 1916, and later commission as second lieutenant in the Grenadier Guards, 1919


  1. (fols. 106-8) printed memorandum by Selby concerning the attitude of Sweden, 1915
  2. (fols. 138-41) a note by Selby concerning his association with George, 1st Marquess Curzon of Kedleston, 1919


  • Creation: 1901-1920


141 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • English


MS. Eng. c. 6580

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom