E.W. Darling Papers

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Hampstead Tenants' Defence League items, 1935-8; misc. political papers; Philco shop stewards' minutes, 1942.

Administrative / Biographical History

Born in 1905, Ernest Darling became well-known as a Communist activist, and was active in the Communist Party of Great Britain from 1932-1946.

Reference: Accession file for MSS.263

Conditions Governing Access

Access : Open

Alternative Form Available

This collection is made up of duplicate materials taken from Darling's papers. The complete collection held by the Hoover Institution Archives (Accession 598).

Archivist's Note

An authority file exists for Ernest William Darling (GB 152 AAR0813).

Custodial History

The collection was donated to the Centre in 1984 by the Hoover Institution Archives.