Walter Butterworth papers

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      GB 206 Liddle Collection RUH 07
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      1 file; manuscript, typescript, press cutting, and printed material (including photocopy)

Scope and Content

Press cutting and obituary (n.d., Sep. 1935); Typescript and published version of Walter Butterworth: Man of Letters by L. M. Angus-Butterworth, including letters sent from Ruhleben in 1916 (1977); Photocopied poem, 12 Jan. 1917 (n.d.); Photocopied catalogue of Butterworth records (n.d.).

Administrative / Biographical History

Walter Butterworth (1862-1935) attended the the Bayreuth Musical Festival in 1914 and was interned at Ruhleben until 1918. He was elected "Mayor of Ruhleben".

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