The papers include the diary of Sir John Fischer Williams relating to the Reparations Commission, 20 Feb.-18 Apr. 1920, in addition to letters to Sir John whilst he was the British Legal Adviser to the Commission, from Lady Catherine Courtney of Penwith, with related correspondence and papers, 1921-8.
Papers of Sir John Fischer Williams relating to the Reparations Commission
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Administrative / Biographical History
Sir John Fischer Williams (1870-1947) was an international lawyer. See the Dictionary of National Biography for further details.
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