Correspondence between the Ashbees and the Barbers

Archive Unit

Scope and Content

This series consists of a single envelope that contains correspondence and enclosures related to the research of Oswald Barber, C.R. Ashbee's German cousin, who was looking into his family history to support a claim to British citizenship. Correspondents include C.R. Ashbee, Janet Ashbee, Jane Felicity Ashbee, Oswald Barber and his son, Percy Barber.


Many documents are in German.