Nicholson Archive

Subject strengths: Politics, Theology

The Nicholson Collection comprises periodicals (newspapers, magazines and magazine supplements) and a small number of letters, postcards, pamphlets and photographs, relating to Spain, Ethiopia, Britain, and Italy. These are political and religious publications, for the most part, but include national and local newspapers, roughly covering the period of the late 1930s to the mid 1960s. Also included are The Workers Chronicle from May 1926 (covering the General Strike) and two U.S. Information Service documents from 1946.


Collection Name and Collection Reference Code:

Collection Name: Nicholson Archive

Archive Ref Code: GB186/NI

Date Range of Material

1900 - 1970

Type of Material

Collection of early 20th Century political and religious publications as well as local and national newspapers, mainly relating to Spain, Ethiopia, Britain, and Italy.

Size of Collection

3 Linear Metres of shelving 

How To Order Items From This Collection

Please use the finding aid below to search through a list of the individual items we have within this collection.

If you find an item you would like to consult in the Special Collections reading room, simply make a note of the reference number and title of the item(s) you are interested in (for example NI 1/4 Spanish Newsletter – Nos. 133-147, 149-181, 184).

You can then place your order by linking to our request form. 

Finding Aid

Available via online listing.

Scanning and Photocopy Service

If you are unable to visit our reading room, we also have a scanning and photocopying service.