Papers of the Iredell family

Scope and Content

Papers of the Iredell family, 1907-52, comprising:

  • diary kept by Anne Iredell while in Belgium with her parents during the First World War
  • letters to the Rev. E.O. Iredell from Luis Araquistin, 1944-52, mainly concerning the Spanish Civil War and its aftermath, with a copy of Iredell's book, Franco, Valeroso Caballero Christiano (Argentina: 1945)
  • album of photographs relating to Oxford and the Iredell family, interleaved with material relating to a delegation to Loyalist Spain during the Spanish Civil War, 1937.

Administrative / Biographical History

Iredell family.

Access Information

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Acquisition Information

Transferred from the John Johnson Collection, 1989.


Collection level description created by Susan Thomas, Department of Special Collections and Western Manuscripts.

Other Finding Aids

A description is available in the Library, where there is also a card index to unpublished catalogues.

Family Names