Lady Kate Courtney papers

Scope and Content

Private publication Extracts from a Diary during the War by Kate Courtney, with additional synopsis and biographical notes by B. E. T. Herbert (Dec. 1927)

Administrative / Biographical History

Lady Kate Courtney was the wife of Leonard Henry Courtney, 1st Baron Courtney of Penwith (1832-1918), Professor of Political Economy at the University of London. Both she and her husband were Quakers, politically active as pacifists during the First World War.

Access Information

Access is unrestricted

Acquisition Information

The papers were placed in the Collection by J. Booth


In English

Other Finding Aids

Domestic Front catalogue (hard copy)

Alternative Form Available


Related Material

See GS 0954: Liddell, GM.