Papers Accumulated by Sir Arthur Cowley

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Papers accumulated by Sir Arthur Cowley as a member of library sub-committees of the International Committee of Intellectual Co-operation of the League of Nations.

Administrative / Biographical History

Sir Arthur Ernest Cowley (1861-1931), was Bodley's Librarian, 1919-31. Details are given in the  Dictionary of National Biography.

Conditions Governing Access

Entry to read in the Library is permitted only on presentation of a valid reader's card (for admissions procedures see


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

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