William Varley papers

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 206 Liddle Collection CO 096
  • Dates of Creation
  • Name of Creator
  • Language of Material
  • Physical Description
      Manuscript, a postcard, and a Christmas card; Includes a combined leave and railway ticket

Scope and Content

Manuscript letter to Ada Varley from M. Pealing (24 Nov. 1916); 3 manuscript letters to his sister, Ada (9 Mar. 1918, n.d.); Combined leave and railway ticket (29 May-5 June 1916); Field Service postcard from A. McLean (22 Sep. 1915); Christmas card to Ada Varley from her fianc, William Cade (n.d.)

Administrative / Biographical History

William Varley, a conscientious objector, was imprisoned at Wormwood Scrubs and later employed on the Home Office Work Scheme at Wakefield

Access Information

Access is unrestricted

Acquisition Information

The papers were placed in the Collection by Mrs Ada Cade (sister). See CO/FAU Correspondence File.


In English

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Related Material

See CO 102: Miscellaneous: Item 8

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