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Finding Aid for the Sir Michael Sadler Papers, 1904-41
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Box l, Folder 1

Letters to Sadler from various persons, January 1904-October 30, 1941.

Scope and Content Note

Including two letters from Robert Baden Powell, dated September 19, 1911, and October 25, 1911, concerning the boy scouts.
Box 1, Folder 2

Fifteen letters to Rabindranath Tagore, from Sadler, November 27, 1917 to July 15, 1937.

Physical Description: Photostats.
Box 1, Folder 3

Holograph diary of a summer holiday trip to Switzerland, August-September 1907.

Scope and Content Note

Includes 11 photographs.
Box 1, Folder 4

Holograph notes.

Scope and Content Note

  • John of Salisbury and the school of Chartres
  • Savonarola and the classics
  • St. Francis and learning
  • Sir Thomas More
  • Erasmus
  • Calvin and Geneva
  • Sir Edwyn Sandys
  • Chaos
Box 1, Folder 5

Pamphlets and clippings.

Scope and Content Note

re India.
Box 1, Folder 6

Various notes and clippings.

Scope and Content Note

re education.
Box 2, Folder 2

Holograph notes and manuscripts of articles and lectures by Sadler.

Scope and Content Note

re Thomas Day, Fairchild Family, Matthew Arnold, Cardinal Newman's atheist brother (Charles Robert).
Box 3, Folder 1

Taylor, Richard Vickerman. Biographia leodiensis. London, Simpkin, 1865.

Scope and Content Note

(Contains Sadler geneology)
Box 3, Folder 2

Inquiry into maral instruction and training in schools. Report of the evidence taken at the first, second and third sittings, April 30, May 1, and May 2, 1907, at Denison House, Vauxhall Bridge Road, S.W.

Physical Description: Manuscript.
Box 3, Folder 3

Great Britain. Board of Education. Special reports on educational subjects (vol.9). Education in Germany. London, H.M.S.O., 1902.

Scope and Content Note

Duplicate copy, with many holograph notes and holograph letters tipped in.

Indexed Scrapbooks of Newspaper Clippings about Sadler, v.d.

Box 2, Folder 1

1932-36. Some ports.

Scope and Content Note

re marriage in 1934 to Miss E.M. Gilpin.
Box 4, Folder 1

April 1931-June 1932.

Box 4, Folder 2

October 1927-April 1931.

Box 4, Folder 3

April 1925-December 1926.

Box 5

Unsorted miscellaneous printed items.

Scope and Content Note

  • College achievement tests.
  • Cooperative Algebra tests.
  • Some correspondence, to Sadler.
  • Scattered news clippings.
  • A few reprints of reports on various subjects.
Box 6

Miscellaneous printed and manuscript material.

Scope and Content Note

re Robert Owen.