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Powell, Albert, 1872 - 1956 (father of Enoch Powell)



  • Existence: 1872 - 1956

Dates and places

Born Smethwick, Staffordshire, 12 September 1872. Died 1 January 1956

Geographical areas

Birmingham, Warwickshire, Wolverhampton, Staffordshire and Seaford, Sussex.

Legal status / Nationality


Sphere of activity

School teacher

Found in 1 Collection or Record:


Letters from parents, 1944-08-11 - 1946-01-05

Reference Code: GBR/0014/POLL 1/1/9
Scope and Contents Letters written to JEP in India from his parents, on subjects including: the progress of the war and peace negotiations; JEP's life in India; his promotions; his friends, including Ted Curtis, A W J Thomas and Paul Maas; JEP's finances; his future as a writer; the publication of JEP's book of poems, Dancer's End; JEP's resignation from Durham University [as Professor of Greek and Classical Literature]. Also includes copies of letters from James Duff, Vice-Chancellor of Durham...
Dates: 1944-08-11 - 1946-01-05
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The majority of the collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge. Please see individual files for details.

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