Papers of Captain Harry Frederick Comfort Crookshank, Viscount Crookshank

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

The papers consist of notes, drafts and typescript copies of speeches, 1925-61, and diaries, 1934-1961.

Administrative / Biographical History

Henry Frederick Comfort Crookshank, 1st Viscount Crookshank (1893-1961) was a statesman. Details are given in the Dictionary of National Biography.

Conditions Governing Access

Entry to read in the Library is permitted only on presentation of a valid reader's card (for admissions procedures see

Acquisition Information

The papers were given to the Library in 1973.


Collection level description created by Emily Tarrant, Department of Special Collections and Western Manuscripts.

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