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Photocopies of the Correspondence of Bertrand Russell, 3rd Earl Russell


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Photocopies of the correspondence of Bertrand Russell, 3rd Earl Russell comprising:
  1. correspondence of Russell and Margaret Llewelyn Davies (McMaster Coll. VI, 1) comprising letters from Russell, 1905-24; and letters to Russell, 1905-18, n.d.
  2. letters to Russell from various correspondents, 1904-25 (McMaster Coll. VI. 1), containing letters from: Mary Sheepshanks, 1904-16; Oliver Strachey, 1905-13; Mary Ward, 1906; Lady Jane Strachey, 1908-9; Helen Swanwick, 1908-25; and Harold Laski, 1912
  3. letters to Russell and miscellaneous papers relating to women's suffrage, 1907-16 (McMaster Coll. IX. 2)


  • 1904-25


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MSS. Facs. c. 111-13

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CMD ID 13834

Biographical / Historical

Bertrand Arthur William Russell (1872-1970), 3rd Earl Russell, was a philosopher and social reformer. The photocopies include material relating to women's suffrage: Russell stood for Parliament in Wimbledon as women's suffrage candidate in 1917.

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Photocopies of the Correspondence of Bertrand Russell, 3rd Earl Russell
Susan Thomas
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