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Letters of Clement Attlee, 1st Earl Attlee, (1883-1967) to his brother Tom

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Comprises of Clement Attlee's correspondence to his brother Tom Atlee from 1915 to 1960.

Dates

  • 1915-1960

Extent

0.45 Linear metres (3 physical shelfmarks)

Language of Materials

English

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Eng. c. 4792, fols. 1-2].
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Full range of shelfmarks:

MSS. Eng. c. 4792-4794

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 9439

Overview

Letters from Clement Attlee, Prime Minister 1945-51, to his brother Thomas Simons Attlee, 1915-60.

Biographical / Historical

Clement Richard Attlee, 1st Earl Attlee (1883-1967) was Prime Minister of the 1945-51 Labour Governments. Details are given in the Dictionary of National Biography. Thomas Simons Attlee (1880-1960) was his brother. See Peggy Attlee With a quiet conscience: Thomas Simons Attlee 1880-1960 (London, 1995).

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Given by Mrs. M. Attlee, 1994.
Title
Catalogue of letters from Clement Attlee, 1st Earl Attlee (1883-1967) to his brother Tom, 1915-60.
Status
Completed
Date
2008
Language of description
English
Sponsor
Conversion to EAD supported by the Gladys Krieble Delmas Foundation

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Contact:
Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom