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Archive of W. W. Mackenzie, 1st Baron Amulree of Strathbraan

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Mackenzie's papers consist of general correspondence, 1925-37; correspondence relating to the Royal Commission on Newfoundland, 1933, with letters relating to Newfoundland affairs, 1934-7; and a desk diary for 1933.

Dates

  • 1925-1937

Extent

1.35 Linear metres (9 physical shelfmarks)

Language of Materials

English

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Eng. c. 2361, fols. 1-2].
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Full range of shelfmarks:

MSS. Eng. c. 2361-2368; d. 2101

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 12009

Overview

Papers of W. W. Mackenzie, 1st Baron Amulree of Strathbraan (1860-1942).

Biographical / Historical

William Warrender Mackenzie, 1st Baron Amulree of Strathbraan (1860-1942) was a lawyer and industrial arbitrator. He was chairman of numerous Royal Commissions, including the Royal Commission on Newfoundland, 1933, and Secretary of State for Air, 1930-1. Details are given in the Dictionary of National Biography.

Custodial History

Deposited by B.W.S. Mackenzie, 2nd Baron Amulree, 1970 (formally Dep. c. 384-391, d. 307).

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The papers were bought from B.W.S. Mackenzie's executors in 1990.
Title
Catalogue of the archive of W. W. Mackenzie, 1st Baron Amulree of Strathbraan
Status
Completed
Date
EAD version 2017
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Contact:
Weston Library
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Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom