Priscilla Baines

Current Research

Honorary Research Fellow Wedgwood Archive

History of Parliament Research

Upon retirement at the end of 2004, I started conserving and re-filing the papers in the History of Parliament’s archive connected with J.C. Wedgwood’s proposed biographical volumes covering MPs in the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. The questionnaires sent to surviving MPs and former MPs who had served up to 1918, the associated correspondence, and the biographies based on the replies to the questionnaires, have been transcribed and will in due course be a