The Papers of Leslie R Pym
Scope and Contents
Political and personal papers maintained by Pym
- 1883 - 1945
Conditions Governing Access
Closed until catalogued and appraised
Biographical / Historical
Leslie Ruthven Pym was born in 1884, the son of Walter Ruthven Pym, the Bishop of Bombay. He was educated at Bedford School and Magdalene College, Cambridge. He was elected an MP for Monmouth in 1939 at a by-election and represented the constituency until his death in 1945. He served as a government whip in the wartime coalition.
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Immediate Source of Acquisition
These papers were deposited at Churchill Archives Centre by Pym's grandson in November 2013.
This collection (fonds) level description was compiled by Andrew Riley of Churchill Archives Centre in 2014.
Pym, Leslie Ruthven, 1884-1945, politician
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