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Hillyer, Robert Silliman, 1895-1961 (American poet)



  • Existence: 1895 - 1961

Found in 1 Collection or Record:


Letter from Robert Silliman Hillyer (Newark, Delaware) to Siegfried Sassoon asking permission to reprint 'Everyone Sang', and reminder of meeting Sassoon in 1920, 30 Sep. 1960

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.9375/417
Scope and Contents From the Fonds:

A collection of 1094 letters, postcards and other items known as 'Sassoon's residual correspondence' although it does also include a number of items addressed to other persons particularly to his wife, Hester, and his mother, Theresa Thornycroft.

Dates: 30 Sep. 1960
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (