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LevelSeries
Finding Number (Click this to view full catalogue structure)ATH/AN/1
TitleCorrespondence
Extent5 files
Date[1920s]-[c 1990]
DescriptionCorrespondence retained by Arthur Newton, primarily dated between 1920s and 1950s. Correspondence had been divided into separate folders [presumably by Arthur Newton] and these divisions have been retained. Correspondence is arranged in a rough alphabetical order and concerns long distance racing, training techniques and details of publications and articles about athletics. Correspondants include a large number of contemporary athletes and athletics administrators. There is also material relating to 'The Newton Case' and Arthur Newton's land disputes with the South African government during the 1920s.
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