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Lecture notes and speeches, many on Germany and its education system, 1911-15

MS. Eng. c. 7116
Held at the Weston Library

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  1. (fols. 1-13) 'The increase of the powers of the state and of the local authorities in English education (1850-1910)', duplicated typescript, c.1911
  2. (fols. 14-17) 'German education - Memoranda of a conversation with Dr. J.W. Jones at Withington', typescript, 12 Jan. 1911
  3. (fols. 18-34) 'The state and English education', typescript, Jan. 1911
  4. (fols. 35-7) 'German education 1800-1910', typescript copy of a preface to a lecture, 10 Mar. 1911
  5. (fols. 38-48) 'Notes for meeting at St. John's College, Battersea', notes for a talk on the growth of elementary education in England, 1800-1910, typescript and holograph, 27 June 1911
  6. (fols. 49-66) 'German education in the nineteenth century', duplicated typescript, 1911
  7. (fols. 67-83) 'Education and the state', typescript copy of a paper given at the North of England Education Conference, 6 Jan. 1912
  8. (fols. 84-6) 'The states of mind in English education', typescript copy of a talk given at Leeds Modern School, 23 July 1912
  9. (fols. 87-9) typescript 'notes for introduction to Mr Ingham's book on Jaques-Dalcroze', Sept. 1912
  10. (fols. 90-6) 'The influence of France and Germany in English education', typescript copy of lecture given to the Leeds Philosophical and Literary Society, 22 Oct. 1912
  11. (fols. 97-101) 'Pestalozzi and the counter-revolution', holograph draft and typescript copy of a lecture given at Leeds University, 15 Mar. 1913
  12. (fols. 102-120) 'Social organisation and public service. Lecture III. The state and public health', typescript lecture notes, 20 May 1913
  13. (fols. 121-4) 'Lawyers and education', typescript copy of a speech given to the Leeds Law Students' Society dinner, 3 Dec. 1913
  14. (fols. 125-42) holograph draft of Modern Germany and the Modern World (London, 1914)
  15. (fols. 143-6) 'A German professor on England', duplicated typescript of a speech given to a public meeting in Batley, 5 Oct. 1914
  16. (fols. 147-50) 'German and English education', duplicated typescript of a speech given to the Leeds Head Teachers' Association, 29 Oct. 1914
  17. (fols. 151-8) 'Education in England. English and Prussian education: the parting of the ways', two typescript copies of a lecture given to the Harrogate Literary Society, 24 Nov. 1914
  18. (fols. 159-66) 'The rights and wrongs of German education in the light of the war', holograph draft of a lecture, Dec. 1914
  19. (fols. 167-87) 'Treitschke and the war', typescript copy of a paper read at the Sowerby Division Conference of Youth, 16 Jan. 1915
  20. (fols. 188-93) 'Is it right to fight the Germans?', typescript copy of a speech given to the Spen Valley Recruiting Committee, Heckmondwike, 10 Feb. 1915
  21. (fols. 194-203) 'What should be the connexion between government and the universities?', typescript, 13 Sept. 1915
  22. (fols. 204-14) 'The educational task of England after the war', typescript copy of a paper presented to the Leicester Education Committee, 29 Sept. 1915
  23. (fol. 215) 'The universities and the empire', typescript summary of a lecture given at King's College, 27 Oct. 1915
  24. (fols. 216-27) 'If the Germans won...?', holograph notes and copy of a speech given at Batley Hippodrome, 31 Oct. 1915
  25. (fols. 228-39) 'English education after the war', holograph notes and a typescript copy of a speech given to the Bradford Textile Society, 8 Nov. 1915


  • Creation: 1911-15


239 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • English


MS. Eng. c. 7116

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
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Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom