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Rowntree, Benjamin Seebohm, (1871-1954), sociologist and manufacturer

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Surname: Rowntree
Forenames: Benjamin Seebohm
Gender: Male
Date: 1871-1954
Biography: ODNB link for Rowntree, Benjamin Seebohm (1871-1954) Sociologist and Manufacturer
Name authority reference: GB/NNAF/P146809 (Former ISAAR ref: GB/NNAF/P24859 )
Online related resources Bibliography of British and Irish History link for Benjamin Seebohm Rowntree
Number Description Held by Reference Further information
personal, family and official papers, incl travel journals
Joseph Rowntree Foundation Library
NRA 32299 Rowntree
official corresp and papers, files rel to Poverty and Progress, lectures, records rel to enquiries and surveys, incl leisure time, ageing and planning
Borthwick Institute for Archives: University of York
NRA 36650 Rowntree
1942-1978: corresp and papers rel to his third survey of York
Borthwick Institute for Archives: University of York
See Annual Return 2016
1937-54: corresp rel to Nuffield Trust for Special Areas
Oxford University: Nuffield College Library
NRA 36428 Nuffield
corresp with Dame Katharine Furse
National Maritime Museum: The Caird Library and Archive
See Guide vol 2
1923-43: letters to David Lloyd George
Parliamentary Archives
NRA 15700
1930-37: corresp with Lord Lothian
National Records of Scotland (formerly National Archives of Scotland)
NRA 10737 Kerr
1937-63: corresp with Sir Frederic Osborn
Welwyn Garden City Central Library and Information Service
NRA 34633 Osborn
1911-15: corresp with Charles Sarolea (33 items)
Edinburgh University Library, Special Collections
c1916-1930: corresp to Arthur Henderson rel minimum wage
Borthwick Institute for Archives: University of York
See Annual Return 2015