Aylmer Rose collection

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Manuscript recollections "My Arrest" (n.d.); Manuscript recollections "An Unquakerly Quaker" (n.d.); Manuscript recollections "Catherine Marshall" (n.d.); Manuscript recollections "Lloyd-George and the N.C.F." (n.d.); Typescript copy of letter from A. Fenner Brockway to Sir George Cave (13 May 1918); Typescript extracts from a letter from A. Fenner Brockway to his wife (n.d.); Typescript copies of 2 letters from Catherine E. Marshall (9-10 Jan. 1918); Typescript memorandum relating to strike policy (June 1918); Typescript memorandum relating to No-Conscription Fellowship meeting, 6 June 1918 (n.d.); Typescript recollections, extracted from a letter to Gwen Kemball and relating to Wormwood Scrubs (n.d.); Typescript recollections, extracted from a letter to Gwen Kemball and relating to Dartmoor (8 Apr. 1917); 6 issues of The C.O.'s Hansard, Nos. 69-70, 73, 77-78 and 80 (2 Nov. 1916, 17 Mar. 1917, 24 May 1917); Pamphlet Defence: that is no defence by C. E. M. Joad (n.d.); News-sheet N.C.F. News (May-June 1918); 9 photographs, with explanatory notes (1915-1916, n.d.); Typed transcript of an interview recorded with the Reverend Brian Measures (July 1978).

Administrative / Biographical History

Aylmer R. M. Rose (b. 1888 in Ireland) was educated at Dublin. As a member of the Independent Labour Party at the outbreak of the First World War and an Absolutist and Secretary of the No-Conscription Fellowship, he was imprisoned at Wormwood Scrubs. Later, he was employed on the Home Office Work Scheme at Dartmoor from where he escaped.

Conditions Governing Access

Access is unrestricted

Acquisition Information

The papers were placed in the Collection by Aylmer Rose in 1978.

Note

In English

Other Finding Aids

Alternative Form Available

Microfilmed

Related Material

Tape 530: interview recorded with the Reverend Brian Measures in July 1978.