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Finding Aid for the Sir Michael Sadler Papers, 1904-41
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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Administrative Information
  • Biography
  • Scope and Content
  • Indexing Terms

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Sir Michael Sadler Papers,
    Date (inclusive): 1904-41
    Collection number: 414
    Creator: Sadler, Michael, Sir, 1861-1943
    Extent: 6 boxes (3 linear ft.)
    Abstract: Michael Sadler (1861-1943) was a authority on educational matters, professor of education in England, and a patron of the arts. The collection consists of correspondence, holograph and printed articles, pamphlets, and clippings related to the Sadler's career in education.
    Repository: University of California, Los Angeles. Library. Department of Special Collections.
    Los Angeles, California 90095-1575
    Language: English
    Physical location: Stored off-site at SRLF. Advance notice is required for access to the collection. Please contact the UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections Reference Desk for paging information.

    Administrative Information

    Restrictions on Access

    COLLECTION STORED OFF-SITE AT SRLF: Open for research. Advance notice required for access. Contact the UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections Reference Desk for paging information.

    Restrictions on Use and Reproduction

    Property rights to the physical object belong to the UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections. Literary rights, including copyright, are retained by the creators and their heirs. It is the responsibility of the researcher to determine who holds the copyright and pursue the copyright owner or his or her heir for permission to publish where The UC Regents do not hold the copyright.

    Provenance/Source of Acquisition

    Pickering & Chatto, Limited, purchase, 1948.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Sir Michael Sadler Papers (Collection 414). Department of Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library, UCLA.

    Biography

    Sadler was born at Barnsley, Yorkshire, England, on July 3, 1861; educated at Rugby and Trinity College, Oxford; became secretary of the extension lectures sub-committee of the Oxford University examinations delegacy, 1885; director, office of special inquiries and reports in the government Department of Education, 1895-1903; distinguished himself in England as an authority on educational matters; professor of education, University of Manchester; became vice-chancellor, University of Leeds in 1911; travelled to India as president of a commission on the University of Calcutta, 1917; master of University College, Oxford, 1923-34; also known as a patron of the arts and art collector; his son was Michael Sadleir, author and publisher; died in 1943.

    Scope and Content

    Collection consists of correspondence, holograph and printed articles, pamphlets, and clippings related to the Sadler's career in education. Includes materials related to education in Great Britain and India. Also includes a diary of a trip to Switzerland.

    Indexing Terms

    The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.

    Subjects

    Sadler, Michael, Sir, 1861-1943--Archives.
    Educators--Great Britain--Archival resources.