Papers of William Montgomery Crook and Alfred H. Crook

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

The papers consist of:  

  • General correspondence of W.M. Crook arranged chronologically, 1883-1944
  • Letters to Alfred H. Crook, mainly from his brother Richard, 1930-59
  • Notebook of press cuttings concerning church affairs, collected by A.H. Crook, 1946-7

Administrative / Biographical History

William Montgomery Crook (1860-1945) was a Liberal politician. Details are given in Who Was Who.

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).

Acquisition Information

The papers were bought by the Library in 1973.

Note

Collection level description created by Emily Tarrant, Department of Special Collections and Western Manuscripts.

Other Finding Aids

A full description is available in the Library.

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