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Volume 5 of J.H. Whitley scrapbooks
Scrapbook of newspaper clippings concerning J.H. Whitley's political career and family photographs. Scrapbook includes a typed letter from Winston Churchill to J.H. Whitley.
  • JHW/2/5/1

    Photograph Item

    1892
    Photograph provided with the caption 'Mother and Father soon after they were married'.
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  • JHW/2/5/2

    Photographs Item

    c.1921
    Three photographs; one of J. H. Whitley, one of Margherita Whitley and one of their home, Brantwood.
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  • JHW/2/5/3

    Article concerning J.H. Whitley Item

    17 Nov 1903
    Under the headline 'The Land Question: Mr J. H. Whitley Addresses Hull Liberals', article concerning a Liberal meeting in Hull which J.H. Whitley addressed, in which he discusses the taxation of land values and Protection.
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  • JHW/2/5/4

    Article concerning J.H. Whitley Item

    04 Oct 1904
    Under the headline ' "A Programme of Social Reform": Mr J. H. Whitley MP, at Lee Mount', article regarding an address made by Whitley, in which he talks about the mess of the current government, the question of finance, education, Free Trade, Protection, progressive reform, the social evils that needed combating, such as bad housing, drinking problems and poverty.
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  • JHW/2/5/5

    Article concerning J.H. Whitley Item

    13 Oct 1904
    Under the headline 'Rating of Land Values: Recommendations to Manchester and Salford', article concerning a meeting that had before it a resolution expressing satisfaction at the second reading in the House of Commons of a Bill embodying the principle of the rating of land values, and urging the councils of Manchester and Salford to obtain the power from Parliament. J.H. Whitley gives a speech expressing his support for the resolution.
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  • JHW/2/5/6

    Article concerning J.H. Whitley Item

    15 Oct 1904
    Under the headline 'Burdens of the Boer War: Mr J. H. Whitley, MP on Mr. Chamberlain's Game', article chronicling a Liberal meeting in Pellon, Halifax, at which J.H. Whitley made a speech, discussing the great controversy of Free Trade and Protection.
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  • JHW/2/5/7

    Article concerning J.H. Whitley Item

    17 Oct 1904
    Under the headline 'Mr Whitley MP at Denholme', extract from an article regarding a meeting that was based on the resolution that the attendees strongly disapproved of the policy of the present government in their Education Acts of 1902-3. At the meeting J.H. Whitley supported the resolution.
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  • JHW/2/5/8

    Article by J.H. Whitley Item

    Mar 1905
    Under the headline 'The Urgent Need for Land Reform: A Practical Scheme Outlined', article written by Whitley, which includes the following: A thorough reform of the land laws would do more for trade than any expansion of exports - The loss to the community by the present system - How it penalises energy - Land, the primary element of Production, must be placed on a Free Trade basis - How this can be done.
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    Letter to J.H. Whitley from John Mosley (?) Item

    13 Aug 1905
    Handwritten letter, possibly from a John Mosley (?) of Wimbledon Park, writing to J.H. Whitley in order to arrange a meeting.
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  • JHW/2/5/10

    Article concerning J.H. Whitley Item

    15 Dec 1904
    Under the headline 'The Land Question: Address by Mr J. H. Whitley MP', article regarding a lecture given by J. H. Whitley entitled "The land question: How it affects production and distribution of wealth."
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