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Sources for business history: catalogues of bank files

Sources for art history: Catalogue of the pictures of Alfred de Rothschild 1901

Sources for yachting history: Plans for Nathaniel von Rothschild's yacht Veglia 1905

Sources for natural history: Walter 2nd Lord Rothschild and his zebra carriage: c.1910

Sources for global financial history: Map of lines of the Brazil Railway Company: c.1920

Sources for business history: index cards to bank files

Sources for social history: Rothschild Hospital Paris: 1920s

Sources for business history: detail of a Rothschild bond coupon

Sources for architectural history: Halton House: 1890s

Sources for the history of travel: Lionel de Rothschild's tours of Spain: 1909

Sources for local history: Tring Park: c.1900

Sources for Royal history: shooting party with Edward Prince of Wales: 1893

Sources for political history: Lionel de Rothschild: first Jewish MP: 1858

Sources for sporting history: St Amant winner of the Derby: 1904

Sources for local history: gardeners at Aston Clinton: 1899

Sources for Rothschild family history: Lionel de Rothschild's yacht Rhodora: 1927

Sources for London history: entrance to New Court: 1965

Sources for design history: plans for Lionel de Rothschild's Rolls-Royce: 1930

Sources for business history: Rothschild gold bars produced by the Royal Mint Refinery: 1930s

Sources for business history: letters of August Belmont Rothschild Agent in New York: 1860s

What documents does The Rothschild Archive London hold?

The collections of the The Rothschild Archive London are many and varied, reflecting the many facets of the Rothschild family's history and the Archive maintains an international research centre for the furtherance of study in these fields.

The Archive primarily holds the business records of the London firm of N M Rothschild & Sons, together with some papers of Rothschild banking businesses in Paris and Vienna. The Archive is also responsible for a large collection of papers of the French banking business, held on deposit by the Archives Nataionales du Monde du Travail, Roubaix, France. 

The Archive also holds collections of private papers of members of the English, French and Austrian Rothschild family.

Please see our Guide to the collections or contact us for more information about our collections.

The Archive, Windmill Hill, Waddesdon Manor is not part of The Rothschild Archive London and is its own separate institution. The Archive, Windmill Hill is under the care of Waddesdon Manor's Collection Department. The Archive, Windmill Hill contains papers of the Manor, Estate and the Rothschild family connected to Waddesdon. Go to The Archive, Windmill Hill »

Collections of the Rothschild Archive London in climate-controlled storage

Collections of the Rothschild Archive London in climate-controlled storage