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Private and personal correspondence, 1892 - 1950

Reference Code: GBR/0014/AMEL 2/5

Scope and Contents

Correspondence with LSA's friends and colleagues during the early years of LSA's public career, including a series of year files similar to AMEL 2/1 and also files of letters from individual friends, on subjects including: LSA's work for the Times, particularly on the Times History of the South African War; LSA's attempts to enter Parliament; the Tariff Reform movement; the Home Rule Bill; colonial affairs, particularly political events in South Africa.


  • 1892 - 1950

Conditions Governing Access

The papers are open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge.


10 archive box(es)

Language of Materials



Original letters from Alfred Deakin, 1907-13, were kept by LSA in the 1913 file, AMEL 2/5/12, while edited copies have been kept in the appropriate year files.

Date information

DateText: The majority of folios date from 1892-1914.

Finding aid date

2004-10-06 16:51:11.047000+00:00

Repository Details

Part of the Churchill Archives Centre Repository

Churchill Archives Centre
Churchill College
Cambridge Cambridgeshire CB3 0DS United Kingdom
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