Archibald Baxter papers

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Copy of typescript medical case sheet (1 Apr. 1918); Copy of typescript medical board proceedings (24 Apr. 1918); Photocopied letter to his parents (5 Mar. 1918); Photograph (1936); Published autobiography We Will Not Cease (1968).

Administrative / Biographical History

Archibald Baxter, a conscientious objector in New Zealand, was arrested and taken to France, where he was imprisoned, tortured, and finally committed to a mental institution.

Conditions Governing Access

Access is unrestricted


In English

Other Finding Aids

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