Catalogue of papers of Sir John Fischer Williams, 1920-1928

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Papers of Sir John Fischer Williams, 1920-1928

Abstract:
The papers consist of correspondence and a diary. They relate to the Reparations Commission, 1920-1928. See also Williams' correspondence with George Gilbert Aime Murray, 1914-1943 (MSS Gilbert Murray).

Shelfmarks: MSS. Eng. hist. c. 1092-1093; d. 511


Extent: 3 shelfmarks

Biographical History

Sir John Fischer Williams (1870-1947) was an international lawyer. See the Oxford Dictionary of National Biography for further details.

Acquisition

Given to the Library by Jenifer Hart in 1985.

Preferred Form of Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Library [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Eng. hist. c. 1092, fols. 1-2].

Personal names (NCA Rules)

Williams | Sir John Fischer | 1870-1947 | Knight | international lawyer
Courtney | née Potter | Catherine (Kate) | Lady Courtney of Penwith | 1847–1929 | social worker and internationalist

Corporate names (NCA Rules)

Reparations Commission

Subjects (LCSH)

International relations -- Reparations

Descriptive List


Diary of Sir John Fischer Williams, relating to the Reparations Commission, 20 Feb-18 Apr 1920
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. hist. d. 511

Extent: i + 56 leaves

Letters to Sir John while he was the British Legal Adviser to the Commission, from Lady Courtney of Penwith, with related correspondence and papers, 1921-1928
Shelfmark: MSS. Eng. hist. c. 1092-1093

Extent: 317, 89 leaves

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