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Hetherington, Sir Hector James Wright, 1888-1965 (Knight, university administrator)

 Person

Dates

  • Existence: 1888 - 1965

Biography

Hetherington, H.J.W. (1888-1965) Vice-Chancellor Liverpool University

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

 File

Letter from Hector Hetherington, Vice-Chancellor of the University of Liverpool, to Siegfried Sassoon, 1 July 1931

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.9852/9/2/1/1
Scope and Contents

Inviting Sassoon to receive an honorary degree of Doctor of Letters.

Dates: 1 July 1931
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
 File — Box: MS Add.9375/260-664: Box 2

Letter from H.J.W. Hetherington (Liverpool) to Siegfried Sassoon re details of ceremony for giving Sassoon an honorary degree, 3 Nov. 1931

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.9375/416
Scope and Contents From the Fonds:

A collection of 1094 letters, postcards and other items known as 'Sassoon's residual correspondence' although it does also include a number of items addressed to other persons particularly to his wife, Hester, and his mother, Theresa Thornycroft.

Dates: 3 Nov. 1931
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
 Other level

Letters and printed emphemera relating to Sassoon's award of an honorary degree by the University of Liverpool, 1931

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.9852/9/2/1
Scope and Contents From the Series: This series contains nine bundles of Sassoon's incoming correspondence; approximately 261 items. Personal and business correspondence is intermingled, and the letters are grouped according to subject matter (awards of honorary degrees; 'The Heart's Journey'; Sassoon's engagement; work on a film about T.E. Lawrence; 'The Old Century'; his CBE; and his religious conversion), or correspondent (Katherine Asquith letters). There is also a series of miscellaneous letters. The letters in each...
Dates: 1931
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).