John Sadler papers

Scope and Content

3 manuscript issues of The C.O.'s Journal of Art & Literature, passed around conscientious objectors at Newcastle Prison (Mar. 1919, n.d.); Video tape Amber Current Affairs: The Sadler Story (1985); Photocopied papers relating to family, the Church, Tribunals, Court Martial, prison, the No-Conscription Fellowship, discharge, the Second World War and obituaries (1887, 1915-1919, 1942).

Administrative / Biographical History

John George Sadler (b. 1887 in Co. Durham), a conscientious objector, was imprisoned at Wandsworth and Newcastle.

Access Information

Access is unrestricted

Acquisition Information

The papers were placed in the Collection by Mrs Morley. See CO/FAU Correspondence File.


In English

Other Finding Aids

CO/FAU catalogue (hard copy). Handlist for photocopied papers at CO 082: Sadler, JG.

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