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Collection Level Description: Copies of Lord Northcliffe's Bulletins

Reference: MSS. Eng. hist. d. 303-5
Title: Copies of Lord Northcliffe's Bulletins
Dates of Creation: 20th cent.
Extent: 3 shelfmarks

Language of Material: English



Administrative/Biographical History

Alfred Charles William Harmsworth, Viscount Northcliffe (1856-1922) was a newspaper proprietor. Details are given in the Dictionary of National Biography.

Scope and Content

Typescript copies of Lord Northcliffe's bulletins to the staff of the Daily Mail, 1915-18, 1919-20, 1920-2.

Administrative Information

Custodial History

The copies were prepared and bound for the use of Frank Owen.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The copies were bought from Chancery House Bookshop in 1968.

Access Conditions

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Further Information

Finding Aids

M. Clapinson and T.D. Rogers, Summary Catalogue of Post-Medieval Western Manuscripts in the Bodleian Library Oxford. Acquisitions 1916-1975. (Oxford, 1991), vol. I, nos. 40205-7.

Access Points

Newspapers

Harmsworth | Alfred Charles William | 1856-1922 | Viscount Northcliffe | Newspaper proprietor

Daily Mail


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