Letters to Cecil Harmsworth from various correspondents including John Redmond, J.R. O'Connor, Anthony Traill, R.B. O'Brien and John Ross, as well as miscellaneous pamphlets relating to the Trinity College Dublin Lodge of Antient Free and Accepted Masons of England; and a Selected List of Books (Dublin: 1920) from Siopa na Leabhar nGaedhealach,Tta, The Irish Bookshop, Ltd. 45 Dawson Street, Dublin,
|Main Creator:||Harmsworth, Cecil, 1869-1948|
|Citation:||National Library of Ireland. Department of Manuscripts.|
Cecil Bisshopp Harmsworth, 1st Baron Harmsworth (23 September 1869 13 August 1948), was a British Liberal politician. Harmsworth was the third son of Alfred Harmsworth. The newspaper proprietors Alfred Harmsworth, 1st Viscount Northcliffe, and Harold Sydney Harmsworth, 1st Viscount Rothermere, were his elder brothers. He was elected to the House of Commons for Droitwich in 1906, a seat he held until January 1910, and then represented Luton from 1911 to 1922. Harmsworth held office in the coalition government of David Lloyd George as Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Foreign Affairs from 1919 to 1922. From 1917 to 1919 he was also a member of the Prime Minister's secretariat. In 1939 he was raised to the peerage as Baron Harmsworth, of Egham in the County of Surrey.
Physical description: 8 items + envelopes.
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