This collection contains, firstly, the surviving contents of the Pethick-Lawrences’ correspondence files, including letters from, and copies of letters to, a wide range of politicians and public figures. It also contains papers relating to the Lawrence family and the early life of F. W. Lawrence; articles and scripts of talks by Lord Pethick-Lawrence; correspondence between the Pethick-Lawrences themselves; papers of Lady Constance Lytton; papers relating to the separation of the Pethick-Lawrences from the Women’s Social and Political Union; and papers relating to prison conditions. The collection includes particularly notable material on the subjects of Indian independence, the suffrage movement, and other aspects of social reform.Lawrence, Frederick William Pethick- (1871-1961), 1st Baron Pethick-Lawrence, politician
PETH · Fonds · 1825-1970
PETH/9/66 · Fonds · 5 June 1956Part of Pethick-Lawrence Papers
West Dene, 3 Charteris Road, Woodford Green, Essex.—Praises his radio broadcast (a programme of reminiscences entitled ‘I Remember …’, broadcast on 27 May).
(Letter-head of the New Times and Ethiopia News. Sylvia Pankhurst is named as Editor.)