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Howard, Sir Albert, 1873-1947 (Knight, agricultural botanist)

 Person

Dates

  • Existence: 1873 - 1947

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

 Series

Organising Secretary of the British Science Guild, 1931-1933

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.9560/2/1-74
Scope and Contents

Includes letters to AGC from Sir R. A. Gregory, Sir S. J. G. Hoare and other members of the Guild's council; correspondence relating to AGC's disagreements with the Honorary Secretary, C. W. Hume; correspondence with and memoranda from several scientists and industrial research associations concerning a proposed report by the Guild, on Science and the Nation; a draft preface and schema (by AGC) for the report; and copies of minutes of several meetings of council.

Dates: 1931-1933
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).
 Series

Parliamentary candidate for London University, 1931

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.9560/6/1-33
Scope and Contents

Includes his election address; two letters of support from J. R. MacDonald; condolences on his defeat from friends and supporters; papers concerning his dispute with the successful candidate, Sir E. G. Graham-Little; and letters mainly from F. G. Donnan concerning establishment of a fund to help pay his election expenses.

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).