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Papers of Samuel R. Whitley

 Single Item
MSS. N.Z. s. 9

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Diary of the British National Union Empire Farmers' tour of New Zealand and Australia, 1930, with associated printed material and an album of photographs.


  • Creation: [1930]


1 box

Language of Materials

  • English

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MSS. N.Z. s. 9].

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MSS. N.Z. s. 9

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 4884

Biographical / Historical

Samuel Whitley (fl 1919-1930) and his wife Frances were the father and mother- in-law of Brigadier Frank Reginald Lindsay Goadby. In 1930 he led the British National Union Empire Farmers' tour of New Zealand and Australia.

Other Finding Aids

Listed as no. 653 in Manuscript Collections in Rhodes House Library Oxford, Accessions 1978-1994 (Oxford, Bodleian Library, 1996).

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The papers were donated to the library through the Oxford Development Records Project in June/July 1981.

Related Materials

Diary and letters home by his son-in-law, Brigadier Frank Reginald Lindsay Goadby, on his New Zealand tour, 1949, with an album of photographs (ref. MSS. N.Z. s. 8).

Papers of Samuel R. Whitley
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Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom