K. Margaret Alexander collection

Scope and Content

61 family photographs, most with negatives and captioned photocopies (1872-1917); Envelope (n.d.); Humorous postcard (n.d.); Manuscript letter, incomplete, from Arthur Hoyer (Dugald) Anderson (brother) on board HMS Neptune (n.d.); 3 volumes of bound, photocopied scrapbook diary, 1914-1919 (n.d.); Typed transcript of an interview recorded with Peter Liddle (Mar. 1976).

Administrative / Biographical History

K.Margaret (Peggie) B. Alexander (b. 1905 in Dorset and educated at Cheltenham College) was a schoolgirl living in the Cotswolds during the First World War.

Access Information

Access is unrestricted

Acquisition Information

The papers were placed in the Collection by Miss K. M. B. Alexander in Jan. 1976.


In English

Other Finding Aids

Domestic Front catalogue (hard copy) http://www.leeds.ac.uk/library/spcoll/liddle/index.htm

Alternative Form Available


Related Material

Tape 330: interview recorded with Peter Liddle in Mar. 1976. See IND 009: Alexander, AGS (brother). See also DF 001: Alexander, AGS (brother). See also DF 002: Alexander, AH (brother).

Family Names