These papers relate to conscientious objection during the Second World War and to Hibbert's relationship with Philip Larkin.
Papers of Kenneth Hibbert, including corespondence from Philip Larkin
- This material is held at
- ReferenceGB 50 U DX176
- Dates of Creation1933 - 1985
- Language of MaterialEnglish
- Physical Descriptioncirca 157 items
Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
Kenneth Hibbert was Philip Larkin's insurance adviser and a fellow member of the Hull Literary Club. During the Second World War, his Quaker pacifist beliefs led him to become a conscientious objector.
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Donated by Kenneth Hibbert, Malton, 25 March 1987 [U DX176/1-21], September 1989 [U DX176/22-23] and December 1992 [U DX176/24-26].