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Miscellaneous correspondence, mostly by third parties and concerning the Board of Education

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Newman, Sir George (1870-1948), pioneer of public and child health care
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Miscellaneous letters (not by or to Newman) largely between politicians and concerning the Board of Education. 4 letters. 1906-18.

The detailed listing of the letters is as follows:

1. Reginald McKenna, House of Commons, 6 April 1906, to [Augustine] Birrell, 3p. Ms.

2. Henry Herbert Asquith [later 1st Early of Oxford and Asquith], Treasury Chambers, Whitehall, 22 February 1908, to [Reginald] McKenna, 2p. Ms.

3. Walter Runciman [later 1st Viscount Runciman], House of Commons, 15 December 1908, to [Frederick Archibald Vaughan Campbell] Lord Cawdor, 3p. Ms. copy.

4. Hugh Cecil, Headquarters, S.W. Area R.A.F., Salisbury, 17 July 1928, to Sir Lewis [Amherst Selby-Bigge], 4p. Ms



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Database description taken from that in: Richard Palmer, Catalogue of Western Manuscripts in the Wellcome Library for the History & Understanding of Medicine: Western Manuscripts 5120-6244 (London: The Wellcome Library for the History & Understanding of Medicine, 1999).

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