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Biographical and Family, 1865 - 1919

Reference Code: GBR/0014/PLLN 9

Scope and Contents

The Pollen family papers are comprised of original documents and transcriptions of original documents concerning AHP's parents, John Hungerford Pollen (1820-1902) and Maria Margaret Pollen, née La Primaudaye (1838-1919), and AHP's wife, Maud Pollen; other working papers and correspondence accumulated in the course of research into naval and family history by AHP's younger son, Anthony Pollen; and secondary works on AHP and the Pollen papers by Professor Jon Tetsuro Sumida, who was granted access to the private section of the papers before their transfer to the Churchill Archives Centre. This series also contains a small collection of photographs and a group of files of personal family ephemera, which were filed separately to AHP's files of naval papers and private and professional correspondence elsewhere in the archive.


  • Creation: 1865 - 1919

Conditions Governing Access

From the Fonds:

With the exception of the correspondence between Anthony Pollen and Jon Sumida, which remains closed until 2029, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge.


7 archive box(es)

Language of Materials


Related Materials

See also the file of papers connected with AHP's research into the Pollen and La Primaudaye family trees in PLLN 5/1/48.

Finding aid date

2019-01-22 16:33:52+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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