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Diaries with detailed daily entries, 1898 - 1922

Reference Code: GBR/0014/LASL 1/1

Scope and Contents

Alan Lascelles' first diary was a gift from his Great Aunt Lou [Lady Louisa Hillingdon] when he was at school at Hazelhurst and thereafter he kept diaries intermittently while at Marlborough. The main series, however, commences with LASL 1/1/6 in October 1905 when Lascelles went up to Trinity College, Oxford, and began keeping a diary on a regular basis.


  • Creation: 1898 - 1922

Conditions Governing Access

From the Fonds:

Permission to consult CLOSED material within the Lascelles papers (LASL 1/2/1-6; and sections of LASL 2-4) and the catalogue describing the closed material must be obtained from the Royal Archives. The remainder of the collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge.


13 volume(s)

Language of Materials



These diaries are quoted extensively in 'End of An Era. Letters and Journals of Sir Alan Lascelles 1887-l920' edited by Duff Hart-Davis.

Finding aid date

2005-11-01 09:50:48+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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