Arthur Howes papers

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  • Reference
      GB 206 Liddle Collection EP 037
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  • Physical Description
      1 file; manuscript, typescript, photographs, postcards, and printed material (partly photocopy). Includes a medal and some dried flowers.

Scope and Content

Medal (1914-1919); 3 photographs, with photocopies (nd); Manuscript diary, with two photocopies (one bound) and two abbreviated typed transcripts (2 September 1917-27 August 1919); Photocopied birth and death certificates (4 August 1881, 11 August 1949); Photocopied advertisement for the Sun Inn, of which A. Howes was proprietor (nd); Souvenir album of postcards and dried flowers, with selected photocopies of individual postcards (nd).

Administrative / Biographical History

Arthur Howes (1881-1949) was a Driver, ASC (Army Service Corps) and 21st Signals, Royal Engineers, serving in Egypt/Palestine.

Access Information

Access is unrestricted.

Acquisition Information

The papers were placed in the Collection by Delia Mead (grand-daughter).


In English.

Other Finding Aids

Egypt/Palestine catalogue (hard copy)

Alternative Form Available