Archive of the Iredell family, 1907-1952

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Archive of the Iredell family


Papers of the Iredell family, 1907-52, mainly relating to the First World War and Spanish Civil War.

Extent: 0.35 Linear metres, 3 physical shelfmarks
Language(s) of Material: English

Full range of shelfmarks:

MSS. Eng. c. 2025/1-2, d. 2043; Photogr. b. 7

Biographical History

Reverend Elliot Ostreham Iredell was Vicar of St Clements Barnsbury, and died in 1964. He wrote Franco, Valeroso Caballero Christiano (Argentina: 1945). Luis Araquistain (1856-1959) was a Spanish statesman.

Scope and Content



Transferred from the John Johnson Collection, 1989.

Preferred Form of Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Library [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Eng. d. 2043, fols. 1-2].

Family name(s) (NCA Rules)

Iredell | family

Personal name(s) (NCA Rules)

Araquistain | Luis | 1856-1959 | Spanish statesman
Iredell | Anne | fl 1914-1918
Iredell | Elliott Ostreham | d 1964 | Vicar of St Clements Barnsbury

Place name(s) (NCA Rules)

Oxford (England)


20th century
Diaries -- 20th century
Photograph albums
Spain -- History -- Civil War, 1936-1939

Descriptive List

Diary kept by Anne Iredell while in Belgium with her parents during the First World War
Date: [1914-18]
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. d. 2043
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 68 leaves

Scope and Content

(fols. 20-68) are blank.

Letters to the Rev. E. O. Iredell from Luis Araquistá
Date: 1944-52
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. c. 2025/1-2
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 2 items

Scope and Content

Mainly concerning the Spanish Civil War and its aftermath, with (item 2) a copy of Iredell's book, Franco, Valeroso Caballero Christiano (Argentina, 1945)

Album of photographs relating to Oxford and the Iredell family
Date: Not recorded at time of cataloguing
Shelfmark: MS. Photogr. b. 7
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 227 leaves

Scope and Content

Interleaved with material relating to a delegation to Loyalist Spain during the Spanish Civil War, 1937

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