Correspondence, 1943-05, 2005
Scope and Contents
Mainly correspondence between HL and Rachel Lauterpacht with Elihu Lauterpacht, on subjects including: Elihu's life at school; the success of HL's public lectures on the Law of Nations, the Law of Nature and the Rights of Man [see also LAUT 2/78-79]; Elihu's entrance scholarship to Trinity College, University of Cambridge; HL's paper for Chatham House [on the International Bill for the Rights of Man: the Law of Nations, the Law of Nature and the Rights of Man]; the slow progress of his book on International Human Rights ["An International Bill of the Rights of Man"]; HL's chess sets.
Conditions Governing Access
The collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge.
- From the Fonds: Lauterpacht, Hersch, Sir, 1897 - 1960 (Knight, international lawyer) (Person)
- From the Fonds: Lauterpacht, Elihu, Sir, 1928-2017 (Knight, Professor of International Law) (Person)