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Blatchford, Robert, Archive
This collection contains the personal and professional papers of Robert Blatchford, socialist campaigner and journalist collected first by his immediate family and then passed into the care of Baron Lord David Clark of Windemere. It contains handwritten and bound and published copies of his poems, articles and other writings, including a matching bound set of his publications from Lord Clark's library. The collection also includes a large amount of correspondence written by Blatchford to his daughters, his personal accounts, records of his war service, newspaper cuttings and scrapbooks of his career.

Box 1: Personal papers, accounts, correspondence and articles written by Blatchford.
Box 2: Books by Blatchford from Lord Clark's library, mostly in English.
Box 3: Bound matching set of Blatchford's books.
  • BLA/1

    Family Documents Subfonds

    1870s-1950s
    Documents cover correspondence between the family, and their employment and housing information, and include a number of family photographs.
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  • BLA/2

    Publications Subfonds

    1891-1951
    Publications from Robert Blatchford across a range of mediums including newspaper, full length novels and plays and poetical works. Also includes a small number of publications about Blatchford by other authors.
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