Hawkins, Dorothy, fl 1900-1940 (née Hanmer and engaged to Siegfried Sassoon 1915-1916)
- Existence: fl 1900 - 1940
Hawkins, Dorothy, née Hanmer, daughter of Dick, sister of Bobbie, Engaged to Siegfried Sassoon 1915-6
Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:
Congratulating Sassoon on his engagement; 'I should love to see you again, but I wonder if I ever shall now?'
Providing personal news; mentioning having heard that Sassoon was writing a novel 'about the old Atherstone country', and requesting a copy when it was published - 'I wonder who the heroine is?!!!'
Letters from Dorothy Hawkins (Everdon Hall, Daventry) to Siegfried Sassoon re personal news, two photographs with 1939 letter, 18 Dec. 1928-7 Sep. 1940 (18 December 1928; 8 October 1939; 7 September 1940)
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.