BEVERIDGE, William Henry (1879-1963) Baron Beveridge, economist and BURN, Elspeth (fl 1943-1963)

Scope and Content

Papers of William Henry Beveredge and Elspeth Burn, c1943-c1963, comprise correspondence and papers relating to Beveridge collected by Elspeth Burn.

Administrative / Biographical History

Elspeth Burn, was the youngest daughter of William Beveridge's wife, Janet Mair. She was responsible for the upkeep of the Master's Lodgings at University College, Oxford. Elspeth Burn was also part of a small 'technical committee' formed by Beveridge in 1943 to investigate full employment funded by a group of progressive businessmen.


2 boxes

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Acquisition Information

Unknown (probably deposited by Elspeth Burn).

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Archivist's Note

Sources: Copied from LSE Archives CALM database.

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