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Collection Level Description: Papers of Samuel R. Whitley

Reference: GB 0162 MSS. N.Z. s. 9
Title: Papers of Samuel R. Whitley
Dates of Creation: [1930]
Extent: 1 box

Language of Material: English

Administrative/Biographical History

Samuel Whitley (fl 1919-1930) and his wife Frances were the father and mother- in-law of Brigadier Frank Reginald Lindsay Goadby. In 1930 he led the British National Union Empire Farmers' tour of New Zealand and Australia.

Scope and Content

Diary of the British National Union Empire Farmers' tour of New Zealand and Australia, 1930, with associated printed material and an album of photographs.

Administrative Information

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The papers were donated to the library through the Oxford Development Records Project in June/July 1981.

Access Conditions

Bodleian reader's ticket required.

Reproduction Restrictions

No reproduction or publication of personal papers without permission. Contact the library in the first instance.

Further Information

Finding Aids

Listed as no. 653 in Manuscript Collections in Rhodes House Library Oxford, Accessions 1978-1994 (Oxford, Bodleian Library, 1996).

Related Units of Description

Diary and letters home by his son-in-law, Brigadier Frank Reginald Lindsay Goadby, on his New Zealand tour, 1949, with an album of photographs (ref. MSS. N.Z. s. 8).

Access Points

Whitley | Samuel R. | fl 1919-1930 | farmer

British National Union Empire Farmers

Australia | Description and travel

New Zealand | Description and travel

Agriculture | Australia | History | 20th century

Agriculture | New Zealand | History | 20th century

Farmers | Great Britain | History | 20th century

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20 March 2012