Papers of Ernest Murray Pollock, 1st Viscount Hanworth (1861-1935)

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

These papers consist of correspondence and papers of Lord Hanworth, 1884-1936; and correspondence and papers of Sir Jonathan Frederick Pollock, 1802-1938.

Administrative / Biographical History

Ernest Murray Pollock, 1st Viscount Hanworth (1861-1935) was a judge. Sir Jonathan Frederick Pollock (1783-1870) was Lord Chief Baron of the Exchequer. Details are given in the Dictionary of National Biography.

Conditions Governing Access

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Acquisition Information

The papers were given to the Library in 1972 by Lord Hanworth's daughter, Lady Farrer.


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

Other Finding Aids

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