The papers in this collection represent the personal, business and political life of Sir John T. Brunner, Bart. Each section has a brief biographical history to provide contextual information. The Personal Papers consist of family and genealogical papers, correspondence and personal diaries. Business Papers are largely correspondence regarding the business and are a single series in chronological order. Political Papers consist of secretarial papers, general and local elections, local politics, national politics, House of Lords and Monarchy and international politics. The final section in the collection is titled General Papers which consist of letter books, press cuttings, testimonials, MS notes and benefactions and memberships.
Date: 1800-1928