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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

Rothschilds directing the Paris House

This is a list of the family members who have led the Paris business.

de Rothschild Frères 

Baron James de Rothschild (1792-1868)   
1812-1868

Baron (Mayer) Alphonse de Rothschild (1827-1905)   
1868-1905
 

Baron Edouard Alphonse James de Rothschild (1868-1949)
1905-1949

Baron Guy Edouard Alphonse Paul de Rothschild (1909-2007)
1949-1967


Banque Rothschild   

Baron Guy Edouard Alphonse Paul de Rothschild (1909-2007)
1967-c.1981

In 1981, Banque Rothschild was nationalised by the French Government. 

Information about individual members of the Rothschild family can be found on The Rothschild Family microsite: Biographies »

Elie Guy and Alain de Rothschild with bust of Baron James

Elie Guy and Alain de Rothschild with bust of Baron James