Sir Alfred Eckhard Zimmern (1879-1957), Knight, was a political scientist. Eustace Sutherland Campbell Percy (1887-1958), Baron Percy of Newcastle, was a politician and educationist. Details on both are given in the Dictionary of National Biography.
Facsimiles of selected correspondence held in American and Israeli archive collections. Major subjects covered include Sir Alfred Zimmern, Anglo-American relations (particularly during Lord Bryce's ambassadorship), World War One, the League of Nations, Zionism and Palestine. The facsimiles comprise:
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A description is available in the Library, where there is also a card index to unpublished catalogues.Related Units of Description
See the papers of Sir Alfred Zimmern.
World War, 1914-1918
Holmes | Oliver Wendell | 1841-1935 | American jurist
Kallen | Horace | 1882-1974 | philosopher, pacifist, educationalist and zionist
Lippman | Walter | 1889-1974 | socialist, journalist and American politician
Percy | Eustace Sutherland Campbell | 1887-1958 | Baron Percy of Newcastle | politician
Polk | Frank Lyon | 1871-1943 | American politician
Weizmann | Chaim | 1874-1952 | chemist, scholar and Zionist leader
Willert | Arthur | 1907-1973 | journalist and diplomat
Zimmern | Sir | Alfred Eckhard | 1879-1957 | knight, political scientist
League of Nations
Great Britain | Foreign relations | United States