Correspondence with mother and wife; material relating to British occupation of Egypt and Milner Mission.
Harry Boyle Collection
- This material is held at
- ReferenceGB 165 0035
- Dates of Creation1884-1923
- Name of Creator
- Language of MaterialEnglish
- Physical Description4 boxes
Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
Harry Boyle (1863-1937) Diplomat
Born 5 July 1863. Student Interpreter, 1883; Assistant, 1885; Vice-Consul, Massowah, 1890; Consul and Oriental Secretary, Cairo, 1899-1909; Consul-General, Berlin, 1909-14; retired July 1914. Married 1914 Clara Asch. Foreign Office Aug.1914-Oct.1915. Intelligence Division, War Office, Feb. 1917. Died 6 April 1937.
Conditions Governing Access
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Bequeathed by Clara Boyle (died 23 Feb. 1966).
Other Finding Aids
Fonds level description created by Clare Brown 12 June 1998 and revised by Debbie Usher 5 November 2003
Conditions Governing Use
No restrictions on copying or quotation other than statutory regulations and preservation concerns. Please note, as this material was a bequest copyright in material written by Boyle was also given to the Archive, this however excludes material written by Boyle in the course of his employment, which will be Crown Copyright.
In the possession of Boyle and his widow.