Letters and papers of Thomas Edmund Harvey

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Letters and papers in connection with proportional representation

Administrative / Biographical History

Dr T.E. Harvey was a member of a prominent Quaker family from Leeds. He represented the West Leeds constituency as a Liberal MP from 1910 to 1918, and then Dewsbury from 1923 to 1924. In 1937 he was returned as an Independent Progressive member for a Combined Universities seat, which he held until his retirement in 1947

Conditions Governing Access

Access is unrestricted

Acquisition Information

Date of accession now uncertain; apparently separated from the papers of Prof. J. W. Harvey (MS 350)

Note

In English

Other Finding Aids

Contents listed in the Letters database http://www.leeds.ac.uk/library/spcoll/letters/letintro.htm