Finding Number (Click this to view full catalogue structure)JC4/34/1
TitlePress cutting volume relating to Joseph Chamberlain's political career and his death
Extent1 volume
DescriptionVolume of press cuttings, printed material and typescript transcripts of correspondence and communications relating to the life, death, and funeral of Joseph Chamberlain; the cuttings are from presses and publications including 'The Manchester Guardian' and 'The Birmingham Daily Post'; includes copy of 'The Illustrated Life and Career of the Rt Hon Joseph Chamberlain' by Wentworth Huyshe; typescript transcripts are of correspondence and communications between Jesse Collings [MP and friend of Joseph Chamberlain] and Austen Chamberlain [son of Joseph Chamberlain], Mary Chamberlain [nee Endicott, Carnegie, third wife of Joseph Chamberlain], Beatrice Chamberlain [daughter of Joseph Chamberlain], John H. Kennaway, and William Endicott Jr [brother of Mary Chamberlain], for originals see JC4/35/1-18; volume is endorsed on inside page with inscription detailing the gift of the volume by Jesse Collings to Joseph Chamberlain Jr [son of Austen Chamberlain]
Access StatusOpen


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