Olden Papers

Scope and Content

Papers, 1927-1940, of Rudolf Olden, comprising correspondence, typescripts, notes and newspaper cuttings.

Administrative / Biographical History

Rudolf Olden was a writer on German politics and government.

Access Information


The papers are available subject to the usual conditions of access to Archives and Manuscripts material, after the completion of a Reader's Undertaking.

Acquisition Information

The Olden collection of books (approx. 1000 items) and a small amount of archival material was acquired by UCL in 1948. The archive papers were transferred to Special Collections in April 1982. They were later supplemented by six letters given to the Library in November 1987 by Professor Peter Olden via Marian Malet and Charmian Brinson of the German Department, Imperial College London.

Other Finding Aids

Not yet catalogued

Conditions Governing Use

Normal copyright restrictions apply.