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Letters concerning J H Whitley
Letters concerning J. H. Whitley as Speaker. Includes correspondence between Oliver Whitley and Sir John Verney, concerning Sir Ralph Verney's memories of J. H. Whitley. Also includes correspondence between Oliver Whitley and Speaker of the House of Commons, Bernard Weatherill.
  • JHW/4/3/1

    Letter from Randall Davidson, Archbishop of Canterbury, to Canon Carnegie Item

    5 Jan 1945
    Letter from Randall Davidson, Archbishop of Canterbury, to Canon Carnegie replying to Carnegie's enquiry, as Speaker's Chaplain, regarding the status of St. Stephen's Chapel at Westminster. Includes annotation written by Oliver Whitley regarding the probable link with the use of the Chapel for J. H. Whitley's daughter Phyllis' Congregationalist wedding.
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  • JHW/4/3/2

    Letter from Andrew Bonar Law to Margherita Whitley Item

    24 Jun 1922
    Letter from Andrew Bonar Law to Margherita Whitley accepting an invitation to lunch.
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  • JHW/4/3/3

    Letter from H. H. Asquith to Margherita Whitley Item

    4 Jul 1922
    Letter from H. H. Asquith to Margherita Whitley declining an invitation to lunch.
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  • JHW/4/3/4

    Letter from Ramsay MacDonald to Margherita Whitley Item

    22 Feb 1923
    Letter from Ramsay MacDonald to Margherita Whitley accepting an invitation to tea and hoping to renew acquaintances with Oliver Whitley, aged 10.
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  • JHW/4/3/5

    Letter from Margot Asquith to Margherita Whitley Item

    27 Dec 1923
    Letter from Margot Asquith to Margherita Whitley requesting tickets for the House of Commons.
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  • JHW/4/3/6

    Letter from Violet Bonham-Carter to Margherita Whitley Item

    14 Jan 1924
    Letter from Violet Bonham-Carter to Margherita Whitley requesting a change of the tickets requested by her mother Margot Asquith.
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  • JHW/4/3/7

    Letter from Beatrice Webb to Margherita Whitley Item

    20 Feb 1924
    Letter from Beatrice Webb to Margherita Whitley requesting a seat in the Speaker's Gallery for the debate on the Poor Law Order.
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  • JHW/4/3/8

    Letter from Beatrice Webb to Margherita Whitley Item

    23 Feb 1924
    Letter from Beatrice Webb to Margherita Whitley thanking her for the seat in the Speaker's Gallery and accepting an invitation to see Margherita Whitley.
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  • JHW/4/3/9

    Wedding Invitation for the marriage of Phyllis Whitley and James Bowman Item

    27 Oct 1924
    Wedding Invitation for the marriage of J. H. Whitley's daughter, Phyllis Whitley, to Mr James Hector Bowman.
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  • JHW/4/3/10

    Letter from Robert Boothby to Margherita Whitley Item

    30 Jun 1925
    Letter from Robert Boothby to Margherita Whitley accepting a lunch invitation.
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