War-time diaries of H.W.B. Joseph

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Two diaries, 4. Aug. 1914 -12 Nov. 1918, and 20 Sept. 1939 - 2 July 1942, kept as an account of how war affected an 'ordinary citizen'.

Administrative / Biographical History

Horace William Brindley Joseph (1867-1943) was a Fellow of New College, Oxford . See the Dictionary of National Biography for details.

Conditions Governing Access

Entry to read in the Library is permitted only on presentation of a valid reader's card (for admissions procedures see http://www.bodley.ox.ac.uk).

Acquisition Information

Given to the Library in 1943.


Collection level description created by Susan Thomas, Department of Special Collections and Western Manuscripts.

Geographical Names