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Marshall, Alfred, 1842 - 1924 (economist)


Dates and places

1842-1924 Merchant Taylors' School; St. John's College, Cambridge

Sphere of activity



Married Mary Paley Marshall, 1877.

Other information

Fellow, St. John's College, Cambridge, 1865-77, 1885-1908; Principal, University College, Bristol, 1877-81; Professor of Political Economy at the same, 1877-83; Fellow, Balliol College, Oxford, 1883-4; Professor of Political Economy, Cambridge 1884-1908.

Found in 6 Collections and/or Records:


31 letters from Alfred Marshall to Oscar Browning, 1884 - 1903

Reference Code: GBR/0272/OB/1/1062/C
Scope and Contents From the Series:

Most of the files contain five or more letters. Some files include letters from more than one member of a family, and the larger correspondences occupy two or more files.

Dates: 1884 - 1903

1909-32, 1888 - 1932

Reference Code: GBR/0272/JMK/RES/1/1
Scope and Contents

This file contains papers from 1909, 1912-15, 1919, 1922 and 1924-32. At the end of the file are typescript transcripts of correspondence between A. Marshall and John Neville Keynes, 1888-1902, letters from A. Marshall to F.Y Edgeworth, 1891-2 and a letter from A. Berry to F.Y. Edgeworth, 1891.

Dates: 1888 - 1932

Correspondence with Alfred Marshall, 1906 - 1929

Reference Code: GBR/0272/JMK/L/M
Scope and Contents This file includes several letters exchanged with Alfred Marshall as well as the following enclosures: 1 autograph letter, signed, from G.L. Dickinson to J.M. Keynes [1907x8]; 1 autograph letter, signed, from A. Marshall to Murray Macdonald, 23 April 1910; 1 autograph letter, signed. (incomplete) from A. Marshall to F.Y. Edgeworth, 1911; 1 autograph letter, signed, from F.Y. Edgeworth to A. Marshall, 27 July [1911]; 2 autograph letters, signed, from J.C. Sinha to J.M. Keynes, 1929; 1 copy...
Dates: 1906 - 1929

Correspondence with Mary Paley Marshall, 1915 - 1940

Reference Code: GBR/0272/JMK/L/MM
Scope and Contents This file includes several letters exchanged with M.P. Marshall as well as the following enclosures: A. Marshall, 'The pure theory of foreign trade. The pure theory of domestic values' (1st published 1879, reprinted by London School of Economics, 1930); correspondence with Claude Guillebaud and D. Macmillan concerning the Mexican edition of Alfred Marshall's selected writings, 1940; correspondence with Claude Guillebaud concerning J.M. Keynes' co-executorship of M.P. Marshall's will, 1944-5...
Dates: 1915 - 1940

Letter from Alfred Marshall to JTS, 1914-10-12

Reference Code: GBR/0272/JTS/2/133
Scope and Contents

1 autograph letter signed.

Dates: 1914-10-12

Papers relating to the memoir of Alfred Marshall, 1893 - 1925

Reference Code: GBR/0272/JMK/EJ/6/4
Scope and Contents

This file includes correspondence with Mary Paley Marshall, 1924-5; biographical notes; extracts from John Neville Keynes' diary, 1874-83 [transcribed by Florence Keynes, 1924]; transcripts, made 1924, of letters from A. Marshall to W.S. Jevons, 30 July and 8 December 1879; a statement entitled 'The aged poor' by A. Marshall, 5 June 1893; one autograph letter, signed from A. Marshall to J.M. Keynes, 27 July 1922; and letters of comment after publication, 1924-5.

Dates: 1893 - 1925