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Karl Popper: Correspondence and official documents

Letter from the Workers' Educational Association to K.R. Popper

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A letter from the W.E.A. to Popper, dated 1 March 1939, telling him that he was recommended to teach a course for W.E.A.'s Christchurch classes in…

Letter from K.R. Popper to the Workers' Educational Association

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A letter from Popper to the secretary of the W.E.A, dated 4 March 1939, in response to KP8080. Popper said he was pleased to be invited to teach…

Letter from the Secretary of the Workers' Educational Association to Messrs Whitcombe & Tombs

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A letter from the Secretary of the W.E.A. to Messrs Whitcombe & Tombs for ordering 4 textbooks for Popper's W.E.A. course "Science in the making" in…

Telegraph receipt paid by Karl Popper

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A telegraph receipt for the payment of 5s 7d, paid by Karl Pooper.

Insurance receipt paid by Karl Popper

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A receipt for 10s paid to the Bennie S. Cohen & Sons by Karl Popper.

Water bill addressed to Hennie Popper

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A water bill addressed to Hennie Popper from the Heathcote County Council, for 9s.

Power bill addressed to Karl Popper

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A power bill addressed to Karl Popper from Heathcote County Council for electrical power, for £1-10s-1d.

Rates Notice addressed to Hennie Popper [1]

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A rates notice from Heathcote County Council, addressed to Hennie Popper, for the sum of £14-7s-1d.

Insurance papers addressed to the Poppers [1]

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A notice from Edward Lumley & Sons Ltd, saying that the insurance policy on the Poppers' house needed renewing. The policy was under Hennie's name.…

House repair notice addressed to Karl Popper

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A notice letter from Boracure NZ Ltd to Karl Popper, confirming the treatment of the Poppers' home that Boracure NZ Ltd had been hired to perform.

Offer to purchase the Poppers' house

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A formal offer from George and Edith Roth to purchase the Poppers' house, which is in Hennie's name.

Insurance papers addressed to the Poppers [3]

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Official insurance papers for Poppers' house under Karl's names, Included are a contingency schedule and receipts of payments.

Rates Notice addressed to Hennie Popper [2]

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A rates notice from Heathcote County Council, addressed to Hennie Popper, for the sum of just under 13 pounds.

Report to the Workers' Educational Association executive meeting

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A report to the W.E.A. executive meeting on Friday 19 May 1939, in which Popper was listed as one of the suggested lecturers to lecture at Paparua…

Report to the Workers' Educational Association tutorial class committee

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A report to the W.E.A. tutorial class committee on Monday 15 May 1939, according to which the attendances for Popper's class is estimated as 40.

Statistics of classes 1943 [1]

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A record of statistics of Popper's 1943 W.E.A. course "Philosophy of Nature and Society".

Statistics of classes 1943 [2]

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A record of statistics of Popper's 1943 W.E.A. course "Philosophy of Nature and Society".

Tutor's session report [1]

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An undated tutor's session report filled out and signed by Popper.

Tutor's session report 1940 [1]

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A tutor's session report filled out and signed by Popper for his course "Philosophy" in 1940.

Tutor's session report [2]

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An undated tutor's session report filled out and signed by Popper for his course "Philosophy".

Statistics of classes 1942 [1]

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A record of statistics of the 1942 W.E.A. course "Religion - Modern Problems and Developments".

Tutor's session report 1942 [1]

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A tutor's session report filled out and signed by Popper for the W.E.A. course "Religion - Modern Problems and Developments" in 1942.

Tutor's session report 1942 [2]

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A tutor's session report filled out and signed by Popper for the W.E.A. course "Religion - Modern Problems and Developments" in 1942.

Workers' Educational Association tutorial class register 1942 [1]

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The tutorial class register for the 1942 course "Religion - Modern Problems and Developments".

Tutor's session report 1942 [3]

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A tutor's session report filled out and signed by Popper for his W.E.A. course "Modern Philosophy" in 1942.

Tutor's session report 1942 [4]

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A tutor's session report filled out and signed by Popper for his W.E.A. course "Modern Philosophy" in 1942.

Statistics of classes 1942 [2]

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A record of statistics of Popper's 1942 W.E.A. course "Modern Philosophy".

Workers' Educational Association tutorial class register 1942 [2]

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The tutorial class register for Popper's 1942 course "Modern Philosophy".

Tutor's session report 1939

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A tutor's session report filled out and signed by Popper for his W.E.A. course "Science in the Making" in 1939.

Statistics of classes 1939

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A record of statistics of Popper's 1939 W.E.A. course "Science in the Making".

Workers' Educational Association tutorial class register 1939

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The tutorial class register for Popper's 1939 course "Modern Philosophy".

Tutor's session report 1940 [2]

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A tutor's session report filled out and signed by Popper for his course "Political Philosophy" in 1940.

Statistics of classes 1940

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A record of statistics of Popper's 1940 W.E.A. course "Political Philosophy".

Workers' Educational Association tutorial class register 1940

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The tutorial class register for Popper's 1940 course "Political Philosophy".

Statistics of classes 1941 [1]

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A record of statistics of Popper's 1941 W.E.A. course "Philosophy".

Workers' Educational Association tutorial class register 1941

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The tutorial class register for Popper's 1941 course "Philosophy".

Workers' Educational Association tutorial class register 1943

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The tutorial class register for Popper's 1943 course "Philosophy of Nature and of Society".

Tutor's session report 1944

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A tutor's session report filled out and signed by Popper for his 1944 course "Political Philosophy" [also refer to as "Political Ideas" and "Social…

Statistics of classes 1941 [2]

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A record of statistics of Popper's 1941 W.E.A. course "Political Philosophy".

Statistics of classes 1941 [3]

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A record of statistics of Popper's 1941 W.E.A. course "Philosophy".

Workers' Educational Association tutorial class register 1944

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The tutorial class register for Popper's 1944 course "Political Philosophy" [also refer to as "Political Ideas" and "Social and Political Ideas"].

Workers' Educational Association executive meeting report

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The report of the meeting of the W.E.A. executive held on Wednesday 22 February 1939. Popper's philosophy classes was recommended by the meeting as…