Namier, Sir Lewis Bernstein, 1888-1960 (Knight, historian)
- Existence: 1888 - 1960
Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:
Correspondence with Namier, Political Intelligence Department, on subjects including: Ignace Paderewski, Premier of Poland; the chances of the Poles keeping to the peace terms; the commission to investigate pogroms against Polish and Russian Jews; the Minority Treaty; East Galicia; Polish aggression against Lithuania.
Subjects include: relations with the Poles; the Ukraine; Hungary; the Jews in Poland.
The papers described in this catalogue date chiefly from the end of the Second World War to the 1970s; from the beginning of this period Butterfield was assisted in his University and college duties by a secretary. The collection documents almost all aspects of his academic life and writings, and provides a record of the wider development of historical studies over the course of his career.