Correspondence, notebooks, newspaper cuttings and papers dealing with slavery, including lectures and articles written by Lady Simon. Also a few papers connected with other interests such as the Zionist movement.
Papers of Lady Kathleen Harvey Simon
- This material is held at
- ReferenceGB 161 MSS.Brit.Emp.s.25
- Dates of Creation1927-1951
- Name of Creator
- Language of MaterialEnglish.
- Physical Description33 boxes
- Direct Link
Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
Lady Kathleen Harvey Simon, DBE (1933), was Joint President of the Anti-Slavery Society from 1944-1945.
Conditions Governing Access
Bodleian reader's ticket required.
Collection level description created by Marion Lowman, Bodleian Library of Commonwealth and African Studies at Rhodes House.
Other Finding Aids
The library holds a card index of all manuscript collections in its reading room and a handlist is also available for this collection.
Listed as no. 33 in Manuscript Collections (excluding Africana) in Rhodes House Library, Oxford, compiled by Louis B. Frewer (Oxford, Bodleian Library, 1970).
Conditions Governing Use
No reproduction or publication of personal papers without permission. Contact the library in the first instance.