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Herbert, Sir Alan Patrick, (1890-1971), Knight, MP, lawyer, novelist and playwright

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Surname: Herbert
Pretitle: Sir
Forenames: Alan Patrick
Gender: Male
Date: 1890-1971
History: Independent MP for Oxford University, 1935-1950; Thames Conservator. Author and barrister-at-law. Knighted 1945.
Biography: ODNB link for Herbert, Sir Alan Patrick (1890-1971) Knight MP Lawyer Novelist and Playwright
References: Who Was Who; NCA Rules
Name authority reference: GB/NNAF/P275745 (Former ISAAR ref: GB/NNAF/P158251 )
Number Description Held by Reference Further information
1948-1950: Geoffrey Edwards: 1949 tour to Yugoslavia to liaise with medical authorities on the use...
The National Archives, Kew
1945-1949: Maurice Edelman MP: 1946 and 1947 tours to France, lecturing on the British...
The National Archives, Kew
MSS and letters
University of Texas at Austin: Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center Library
See Location register of 20th century English literary MSS 1988
papers in possession of his widow
See information in published source
See Chris Cook, Sources in British political history 1900-1951 vol 3 1977
corresp, mostly from John Galsworthy
University of Birmingham: Cadbury Research Library: Special Collections
See Location register of 20th century English literary MSS 1988
1931-57: corresp with League of Dramatists
British Library, Manuscript Collections
1958-66: corresp and papers rel to Public Lending Right Soc
Collection held privately: enquiries to The National Archives, Archives Sector Development
NRA 28631 Business
1943-48: corresp with CJ Sibbett
University of Cape Town Libraries
NRA 23280