Files as Secretary to National Joint Committee for Spanish Relief, 1937-40.
Wilfrid Roberts papers
Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
Wilfrid Roberts (1900-1991) was the Liberal MP for North Cumberland, 1935-50, and a leading figure in the Basque Children's Committee and other Spanish relief bodies.
Reference: T. Buchanan, The Spanish Civil War and the British Labour Movement (Cambridge, 1991)
The Modern Records Centre uses a classification scheme. For further details of the scheme, see http://www.warwick.ac.uk/services/library/mrc/mrcclass.shtml. It is compatible with ISAD(G): General International Standard Archival Description (2000).
Conditions Governing Access
There are no restrictions on access to these papers.
The collection was deposited at the Centre in 1991 by Wilfrid Roberts' daughter, Mrs. Joanna Matthews.
Other Finding Aids
A copy of this collection-level description is available in paper format in the Centre's searchroom. A file-level catalogue of the deposit is available in paper format in the Centre's searchroom, at the National Register of Archives in London and in Chadwyck-Healey's National Inventory of Documentary Sources.
An authority record exists for Wilfrid Roberts (GB 152 AAR0976).
Conditions Governing Use
There are no restrictions on the use of this archive, apart from the requirements of copyright law.
No destruction has taken place.
Further deposits are not expected.