Copies of Lord Northcliffe's Bulletins

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 161 MSS. Eng. hist. d. 303-5
  • Dates of Creation
      20th century
  • Language of Material
  • Physical Description
      3 shelfmarks

Scope and Content

Typescript copies of Lord Northcliffe's bulletins to the staff of the Daily Mail, 1915-18, 1919-20, 1920-2.

Administrative / Biographical History

Alfred Charles William Harmsworth, Viscount Northcliffe (1856-1922) was a newspaper proprietor. Details are given in the Dictionary of National Biography.

Access Information

Entry to read in the Library is permitted only on presentation of a valid reader's card (for admissions procedures see

Acquisition Information

The copies were bought from Chancery House Bookshop in 1968.


Collection level description created by Emily Tarrant, Department of Special Collections and Western Manuscripts.

Other Finding Aids

M. Clapinson and T.D. Rogers, Summary Catalogue of Post-Medieval Western Manuscripts in the Bodleian Library Oxford. Acquisitions 1916-1975. (Oxford, 1991), vol. I, nos. 40205-7.

Custodial History

The copies were prepared and bound for the use of Frank Owen.


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