Lady Waverley's papers include loose leaf manuscript diary notes, relating to her husband, correspondence, financial papers, printed material and newspaper cuttings.
Papers of Ava Anderson, Viscountess Waverley
- This material is held at
- ReferenceGB 161 MSS. Eng. c. 6661-4
- Dates of Creation1938-75
- Language of MaterialEnglish.
- Physical Description4 shelfmarks
Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
Ava Anderson, Viscountess Waverley, ne Bodley (1896-1974) was the wife of John Anderson 1st Viscount Waverley (1882-1958), civil servant. Details for Sir John are given in the Dictionary of National Biography.
Conditions Governing Access
Entry to read in the Library is permitted only on presentation of a valid reader's card (for admissions procedures see http://www.bodleian.ox.ac.uk/specialcollections).
The papers were bought by the Library in 1999.
Collection level description created by Emily Tarrant, Department of Special Collections and Western Manuscripts.
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