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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

Abstract

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
Script of description
Latin
Sponsor
Conversion to EAD supported by the Gladys Krieble Delmas Foundation

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Contact:
Weston Library
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Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom