Sassoon, Georgiana Theresa, 1853-1947 (née Thornycroft, sculptor and mother of Siegfried Sassoon)
- Existence: 1853 - 1947
Found in 7 Collections and/or Records:
Concerning Rachel Beer's illness.
Letters from Siegfried Sassoon to his mother, Theresa Sassoon (addressed as 'Ash'), 1915-1917, 1915 - 1917
Fourteen letters home, written during the First World War when Sassoon served with the Royal Welch Fusiliers. Some include sketches.
Addressed to 'Dear Gull' and 'Dear Hamo', signed 'Threesa', mostly holiday letters, some incomplete, with many sketches; also a letter from E. H. Corbould 1878 to 'Mrs Thornicroft' with advice on her daughter's painting (MS Add.9375/856).
Letters to Siegfried Sassoon from his mother, Theresa Sassoon; with related items, 1890-1947 (circa; chiefly1920s to 1947)
These include a number of letters sent by Siegfried Sassoon and by his brother Hamo before his death at Gallipoli (MS Add.9877/1/4/1/1-5).
Concerning the funeral service for Rachel Beer.
These include a set of letters from Siegfried Sassoon and letters from Edmund Blunden, Margaret Keynes, and Theresa Sassoon.