Talks, articles and other material by and concerning Sir Michael Ernest Sadler

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Talks, articles and other material by and concerning Sir Michael Ernest Sadler.

Administrative / Biographical History

The educationalist Sir Michael Sadler (1861-1943) was successively Secretary of the Oxford University Extension Delegacy, 1885-95; Director of the Office of Special Enquiries and Reports (Board of Education), 1895-1903; part-time professor of the history and administration of education at Manchester University, 1903-11; Vice-Chancellor of the University of Leeds, 1911-23; and Master of University College, Oxford, 1923-34. See the biographies by Michael Sadleir Michael Ernest Sadler (Sir Michael Sadler, K.C.S.I.), 1861-1943: a memoir by his son, 1949, and by Lynda Grier Achievement in education: the work of Michael Ernest Sadler, 1885-1935 (1952).

Conditions Governing Access

Access is unrestricted

Acquisition Information

The gift of Mr E.A. Kirby, Warden of Sadler Hall, December 1972

Note

In English

Other Finding Aids

The contents are listed in Handlist 115

Related Material

A much larger collection of Sadler papers is catalogued as MS 1314

Bibliography

See Sir Michael Sadler, a bibliography of his published works, by O.S. Pickering (Leeds studies in adult and continuing education), 1982