Scrapbooks JHW/2

Dated 1889-1934

Extent: 8 Volumes

Description
A collection of 8 volumes of scrapbooks containing newspaper clippings, letters and photographs. The books cover J.H. Whitley's contribution to the education and politics of the town of Halifax; his appointments in the Houses of Parliament, the BBC and with the Chairman of the Royal Commission on Labour in India as well as records of condolence and reminisces after his death in 1935.

Notable entries in these scrapbooks include 2 letters from Winston Churchill.

Access Conditions:
Original available for consultation by appointment