Letters from W.A.B Coolidge

Scope and Content

  • /1 24 Jan 1890, Personal: chair of modern history, Owens College.
  • /2 20 Feb 1890, Personal: congratulations, chair of history, Owens College.
  • /3 18 Mar 1890, Scholarly: History of the Reformation.
  • /4 21 Mar 1890, Scholarly: History of the Reformation.
  • /5 12 Nov 1894, Academic: History, Switzerland.
  • /6 14 Nov 1894, Academic: History, Switzerland.
  • /7 24 Nov 1894, Academic: Medieval geography.
  • /8 7 Jul 1895, Personal: Switzerland.
  • /9 17 Jul 1895, Academic: Switzerland.
  • /10 27 Apr 1901, Academic: Switzerland.
  • /11 6 May 1901, Academic: Switzerland.
  • /12 29 May 1901, Academic: Switzerland.
  • /13 2 May 1907, Academic: Switzerland.
  • /14 15 Jul 1907, Academic: Alpine holiday.
  • /15 21 Jan 1908, Personal: holidays, Italy.
  • /16 30 Sent. 1910, Personal: holidays, Italy.
  • /17 26 Dec 1918, Academic/War: Freeman Library, University of Manchester. Enclosure:Evaluation of books.
  • /18 9 Feb 1919, War: Swiss politics
  • /19 21 Feb 1919, Personal: Will. Encl.: Draft
  • /20 9 Aug 1919, Personal: Switzerland.
  • /21 23 Sep 1920, Personal: congratulations re. marriage of Margaret Tout.
  • /22 1 Nov 1921, Personal.
  • /23 14 Nov 1921, Personal: Hilda Johnstone, Margaret Tout, R.S. Conway, Asquith, LloydGeorge.
  • /24 1 Dec 1921, Personal: John Rylands Library, Ireland, Asquith, Lloyd George, H.A.L.Fisher.
  • /25. 4 Feb 1922 Political: Lloyd George, France.
  • /26. 29 Jun 1922, Personal: visit.
  • /27. 11 Jul 1922, Academic: Swiss universities.
  • /28. 29 Jul 1922, Personal: visit.
  • /29. 29 May 1924, Personal.
  • /30. 13 Nov 1925, Personal.
  • /31. 8 May 1926, Obituary notice of W.A.B Coolidge.

Administrative / Biographical History

William Augustus Brevoort Coolidge (1850-1926), historian and mountaineer. Coolidge was professorof history at St. David's College, Lampeter in 1880-1. He resided in Switzerland from 1885.