Additional papers of the Round Table

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Additional papers and corresondence for the Round Table, consisting of:  

  • Round Table committee minutes and accounts, 1911-65
  • Correspondence of Round Table groups and members world-wide with the editor of The Round Table in London, arranged alphabetically by country, 1910-66
  • Correspondence on Round Table issues and current affairs arranged alphabetically by correspondent, with correspondence arranged alphabetically by topic, including transcripts of articles, 1910-63
  • Miscellaneous papers, 1929-60

Administrative / Biographical History

The Round Table was an organisation founded to advocate the federation of the self-governing countries of the British Commonwealth. It's quarterly review, the Round Table, first appeared in November 1910.

Conditions Governing Access

Entry to read in the Library is permitted only on presentation of a valid reader's card (for admissions procedures see http://www.bodleian.ox.ac.uk/specialcollections).

Acquisition Information

The papers were given to the Library by the Round Table in 1994.

Note

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

Other Finding Aids

A full description is available in the Library.

Related Material

See also the Papers of Lionel Curtis and of the Round Table (MSS. Curtis 1-168, MSS. Eng. hist. b. 224, c.776-877)