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Letters from LSA to Elizabeth Amery, 1896-01 - 1900-11

Reference Code: GBR/0014/AMEL 6/1/31

Scope and Contents

Letters from LSA to his mother Elizabeth Amery [earlier Elizabeth Leitner] on subjects including: a visit to Turkey, including Constantinople [later Istanbul] and Salonika [later Thessaloniki]; his election to a fellowship at All Souls College [University of Oxford]; a visit to Vienna [Austria] and meeting William Lavino, correspondent for the Times; LSA's travels in Bulgaria, Serbia and Macedonia [later North Macedonia] and difficulties with the Turkish authorities; his visit to Bosnia [Bosnia and Herzegovina] and Montenegro; joining the Times and starting work in Berlin [Germany] and then South Africa; Volume 1 of the Times History of the War in South Africa; LSA's meeting with Sir Alfred Milner [High Commissioner for South Africa].


  • Creation: 1896-01 - 1900-11

Conditions Governing Access

From the Fonds:

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


2 file(s)

Language of Materials


Former / Other Reference

Box 80

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The second part of this file was added in July 2006.

Finding aid date

2004-12-21 10:14:16.560000+00:00

Repository Details

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