Papers of Ruth Phillips

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Papers including a diary, 1906-7; shorthand notes; a quarterly report of the Endsleigh Palace Hospital for Officers, 1915; newspaper cuttings relating to the hospital, 1915; three photographs of Israel Zangwill; two letters from Israel Zangwill to Ruth Phillips, 1920 and n.d.; admission ticket for the opening of Parliament, 1920; letter from the dowager Lady Swaythling, 1943; and a letter from Alice Model of the Jewish Maternity Society, 1926.

Administrative / Biographical History

Ruth Phillips was secretary to Lucien Wolf and Israel Zangwill.

Conditions Governing Access

The Special Collections Division is available for anyone to use, regardless of whether you are attached to an academic institution. Access to the Archives and Manuscripts and Rare Books reading room, however, is by prior appointment to access the manuscript material. See our website for more details.

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