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  • Title
    Lucy Backhouse papers
  • Reference
    TEMP MSS 511
  • Date
    1917-1944
  • Scope and Content
    Box 1: (1/1) photograph album; (1/2) photograph YM Scarborough (1925); (1/3) photograph centenary Mount School (1931); (1/4) booklets on practical talks; (1/5) information about Federal Union (1939); (1/6) photograph album. Box 2: (2/1) letters and a photograph regarding Daniel and Emily Oliver Orphanages (1932-1943); (2/2) correspondence mainly between Lucy Backhouse (LB) and the American Mission, Beirut (1925-1931); (2/3) letters to LB from and about Palestine (1936-1937); (2/4) letters to LB many relating to refugees (1938); (2/5) letters from Hogarth Press regarding 'The People of Ararat' by Joseph Burtt (1926); (2/6) Armenia, Syria, United, and Central Committee papers (1927-1944); (2/7) reports mainly about Armenia; (2/8) reports mainly about Palestine; (2/9) reports on Assyria (1927/1937); (2/11) letters and meeting papers relating to Armenia (1926-1927); (2/12) letters and other papers about Armenia (September 1924-March 1925); (2/13) letters and other papers about Armenia (April-May 1925); (2/14) letters and other papers about Armenia (June-September 1925); (2/15) Palestine newspapers and posters. Box 3: (3/1) letters to and from LB (1929-1930); (3/2) letters to and from LB (1935-1936); (3/3) letters to and from LB (1938-1940); (3/4) meeting papers and reports of the Germany Emergency Committee (1934-1940); (3/5) reports and letters relating to Armenia (1929); (3/6) letters and reports relating to the Middle East (1928-1935); (3/7) letters and reports relating to the Middle East (1936-1940); (3/8) papers of Friends Service Council (1935-1939) and copies of letters from Emil Fuchs. Box 4: (4/1) Edward Backhouse Parliamentary election campaign papers (1917-1922); (4/2) Friends World Conference papers (1936-1937); (4/3) League of Nations papers; (4/4) papers relating to the blockade of Europe and famine (1919-1921); (4/5) papers relating to India (1942-1943); (4/6) Pioneer Trust papers (1918-1919); (4/7) papers of the New Town Trust (1926); (4/8) Labour Party pamphlets and leaflets; (4/9) various leaflets and in memoriam cards; (4/10) reports on international relations; (4/11) pamphlets and leaflets including those on peace, Quaker work, unemployment and religion. Box 5 pamphlets and leaflets including those about: (5/1) work in Poland, Germany, China, Spain, France and the Middle East; (5/2) Belgium, Ireland, Austria, India, Russia and British Colonies; (5/3) peace, disarmament and pacifism; (5/4) peace, disarmament and pacifism; (5/5) Quaker work and programmes; (5/6) Quaker work and programmes; (5/7) Quaker work and programmes; (5/8) Quaker meetings and conferences; (5/9) 'British Bureau for Ruhr Information' (No.s 1-23, August 1923-June 1924). Box 6: (6/1-6/9) ledgers, letters and financial papers of the Message Committee (1917). Box 7 Edward Backhouse 1917 Stockton-on Tees Parliamentary election campaign material: (7/1-7/5) press cuttings; (7/6) correspondence (A-B); (7/7) correspondence (C-E); (7/8) correspondence (F-G); (7/9) correspondence (H-J); (7/10) correspondence (K-R); (7/11) correspondence (S-T); (7/12) correspondence (W-Z); (7/13) financial accounts and donors correspondence; (7/14) election literature. Box 8: (8/1) photograph album; (8/2) various portrait photographs.
  • Extent
    8 boxes
  • Level of description
    fonds
  • Condition governing access
    Open
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