Photocopied typescript letter to his father, J. P. Postgate (29 Aug. 1916); Photocopied extract from manuscript letter from his father, J. P. Postgate [4 Nov. 1917]; 5 photocopied manuscript letters from his father, J. P. Postgate (22 June 1918-4 Sep. 1918).
Raymond Postgate papers
- This material is held at
- ReferenceGB 206 Liddle Collection CO 075
- Dates of Creation1914-1990
- Name of Creator
- Language of MaterialEnglish
- Physical Description1 file; manuscript and typescript (photocopy)
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Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
Raymond William Postgate (1896-1971) was educated at Oxford University. A conscientious objector, disinherited by his father for his views, he was arrested and court-martialled, but later released due to ill health.
Conditions Governing Access
Access is unrestricted
The papers were placed in the Collection by Mrs M. Postgate (daughter-in-law).
Other Finding Aids
CO/FAU catalogue (hard copy) http://www.leeds.ac.uk/library/spcoll/liddle/index.htm
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