Minutes of the Oxford branch of the National Service League
Minutes of the Oxford branch of the National Service League, 1908-13, with letters from the central branch, 1912-1917.
Language of Materials
Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. GB 0161 MSS. Top. Oxon. e. 227].
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GB 0161 MSS. Top. Oxon. e. 227-229
Collection ID (for staff)
CMD ID 13727
Biographical / Historical
The National Service League was founded by George Shaw in 1906, to press for the introduction of compulsory military service in Great Britain.
Other Finding Aids
P.S. Spokes, Summary Catalogue of Manuscripts in the Bodleian Library relating to the city, county, and university of Oxford. Accessions from 1916 to 1962 (Oxford, 1964).
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Given to the Library in 1927.
- Minutes of the Oxford branch of the National Service League
- Susan Thomas
- Language of description