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Dilke, Charles Wentworth, Sir, 1843 - 1911 (2nd Baronet, Liberal MP)



  • Existence: 1843 - 1911

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:


The Dilke-Crawford-Roskill Papers

Reference Code: GBR/0014/REND
Scope and Contents Roskill-Dilke section: The Roskill-Dilke section includes all AWD's surviving letters from Russia, most of which are addressed to his paternal grandmother Caroline Duncombe Chatfield - always referred to by him as 'Dear Dragon' - and to CWD. AWD also had much correspondence 1875-81 with Russian émigrés and political refugees living in Paris, including Lopatin and Ludwik Hartmann. This evidently deals with the trial of Hartmann; but as many of the letters are written in Russian we must...
Dates: 1787 - 1980

"The Life of Joseph Chamberlain": copies of Chamberlain's correspondence with Sir Charles Dilke, 1930-08 - 1948-08

Reference Code: GBR/0014/AMEJ 8/2/56
Scope and Contents

Subjects include the Dilke-Crawford divorce case.

Dates: 1930-08 - 1948-08
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The majority of the papers are open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge, though the constituency papers and some of the correspondence and political papers remain closed.