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Biographical material, 1956-1980

MS. Eng. c. 6394
Held at the Weston Library

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(fols. 1-46) account by Anthony Greenwood of working for Walter Monckton during the war with related autobiographical notes and draft memoirs, c.1970

(fols. 47-75) biographical details of Anthony Greenwood and changing declaration of interests, with a few notes on Arthur Greenwood and Gillian Greenwood, 1970-1980

(fols. 76-134) Joan Bourne's draft for book about the Greenwoods and the Hendersons with comments by David Carlton, 1972

(fols. 135-163) synopsis by David Carlton for Anthony Greenwood's autobiography, 1972

(fols. 164-8) 'Early Days - Lord Greenwood' by Ruth Gorb, n.d.

(fols. 169-246) correspondence, 1956-1980, including correspondence with:

  1. (fols. 169-70, 173-4, 199-203, 213, 237-9) the Cabinet Office and the Labour Party concerning Arthur Greenwood's private papers, 1956-1979
  2. (fols. 171-172, 187-193, 196-210) intending biographers H. Victor Wiseman, Geoffrey McDermott and Joan Bourne, 1956-1972
  3. (fols. 179-186, 194-195) Secker and Warburg concerning contract for Anthony Greenwood's autobiography, 1970-1971
  4. (fols. 211-214, 231-232, 240-246) researchers wishing to use Arthur Greenwood's papers, 1972-80


  • Creation: 1956-1980


246 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • English

Conditions Governing Access

Some material (fols. 199-203, 213) is closed.


MS. Eng. c. 6394

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
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