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Dickinson, Goldsworthy Lowes, 1862 - 1932 (humanist, historian and philosopher)

 Person

Dates and places

1862-1932 KCC 1881; Fellow, 1888-1932
Legal status / Nationality British
Sphere of activity University Lecturer, Writer

Found in 43 Collections and/or Records:

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115 letters from Goldsworthy Lowes Dickinson to Oscar Browning, 1883 - 1910

Reference Code: GBR/0272/OB/1/480-481/A
Scope and Contents From the Series: Most of the files contain five or more letters. Some files include letters from more than one member of a family, and the larger correspondences occupy two or more files.
Dates: 1883 - 1910
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Assorted letters in Raisley Moorsom's custody, 1922-05 - 1940-11

Reference Code: GBR/0272/AEF/4/22
Scope and Contents Includes: 5 autograph letters signed and 18 typed letters signed from Arthur Elliott Felkin to Raisley Moorsom, Mar. 1939 - Nov. 1940.1 typed letter signed from E.M. Forster to Raisley Moorsom regarding Forster's biography of Goldsworthy Lowes Dickinson, 25 Jan. 1933.1 typed letter signed from AEF to E.M. Forster regarding Forster's biography of Goldsworthy Lowes Dickinson, 6 Dec. 1933.4 autograph letters signed and 25 typed letters signed from Goldsworthy Lowes Dickinson to Raisley...
Dates: 1922-05 - 1940-11
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Correspondence between E.M. Forster and Goldsworthy Lowes Dickinson, 1894 - 1932

Reference Code: GBR/0272/EMF/18/158
Scope and Contents 17 autograph letters, signed, 16 typed letters, signed, and 4 autograph postcards, signed, to E.M. Forster. [c. 1900-32].43 autograph letters, signed, (several incomplete) and 2 envelopes from E.M. Forster. 1901-[32].2 autograph manuscript fair copies of sonnets by Goldsworthy Lowes Dickinson written to Ferdinand Schiller. Published as Nos. XXII and XXIII of Goldsworthy Lowes Dickinson's 'Poems' (1896). 1894. Former reference. (Placed in fascicle no. 8.)Photocopies of 2 autograph...
Dates: 1894 - 1932
 Sub-Series

Correspondence between Goldsworthy Lowes Dickinson and REF, 1887 - 1931

Reference Code: GBR/0272/REF/3/46
Scope and Contents The files contain correspondence and poetry, also 5 autograph letters signed from Helen Fry.
Dates: 1887 - 1931
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Correspondence between J.M. Keynes and Goldsworthy Lowes Dickinson, 1908 - 1932

Reference Code: GBR/0272/JMK/PP/45/86
Scope and Contents 1 autograph letter, signed, and 5 typed letters, signed, to J.M. Keynes. 1908-[32].
1 carbon typed letter, signed, from J.M. Keynes. 24 Feb. 1932.
This file also contains a proof of a petition organised by 'Cambridge Magazine' against Bertrand Russell's dismissal from Trinity College, Cambridge, [1916].

Dates: 1908 - 1932
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Correspondence on the text, 1919-09 - 1919-11

Reference Code: GBR/0272/JMK/EC/1
Scope and Contents This file contains exchanges at draft and proof stages with (among others) G. Lowes Dickinson, F.A. Keynes, Arthur Salter, J.T. Sheppard and H.A. Siepmann. It also includes press cuttings reporting Sir Eric Geddes' speech in Cambridge, November 1918, famous for exhorting the Allies to 'squeeze Germany until the pips squeak'.
Dates: 1919-09 - 1919-11
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Correspondence, personal and business papers, 1895-02 - 1919-06

Reference Code: GBR/0272/AEF/3/2
Scope and Contents The series includes nominations for Felkin's employment in the Foreign Office and examination papers for the Historical Tripos when he was a student at King's College, Cambridge in 1913, also correspondence relating to his work as an interpreter at Blandford Prisoner of War Camp, Dorset in 1916-19. The correspondence is mainly between Felkin and Mrs Amelia Felkin, Winifred Felkin and Raisley Moorsom. Also included are letters from Goldsworthy Lowes Dickinson (2 autograph letters signed...
Dates: 1895-02 - 1919-06
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Correspondence with Alfred Marshall, 1906 - 1929

Reference Code: GBR/0272/JMK/L/M
Scope and Contents This file includes several letters exchanged with Alfred Marshall as well as the following enclosures: 1 autograph letter, signed, from G.L. Dickinson to J.M. Keynes [1907x8]; 1 autograph letter, signed, from A. Marshall to Murray Macdonald, 23 April 1910; 1 autograph letter, signed. (incomplete) from A. Marshall to F.Y. Edgeworth, 1911; 1 autograph letter, signed, from F.Y. Edgeworth to A. Marshall, 27 July [1911]; 2 autograph letters, signed, from J.C. Sinha to J.M. Keynes, 1929; 1 copy...
Dates: 1906 - 1929
 Fonds

Dickinson: The Papers of Goldsworthy Lowes Dickinson

Reference Code: GBR/0272/GLD
Scope and Contents This collection includes the fiction and non-fiction writing of GLD, including prose, poems, academic and political writing, personal and professional correspondence, articles written for newspapers and magazines, and his autobiographical writing. It also includes some newscutting, and writings about GLD after he died.
Dates: 1862 - 2012
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G.L. Dickinson as a young man, 1884

Reference Code: GBR/0272/EMF/27/228
Scope and Contents Photograph of Goldsworthy Lowes Dickinson (1862-1932) as a young man. He is reading a book on a desk. 1/2 length, looking to the left in profile. Possibly taken at King's College, Cambridge. Mounted on card, 16.4 x 10.6 (photograph 14.7 x 10.2). Inscribed on back, by E.M. Forster, 'G.L. Dickinson K.C.C. / aged c. 22'. (Sleeve 100)
Dates: 1884
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G.L. Dickinson writing at a slanted desk, 1930

Reference Code: GBR/0272/EMF/27/233
Scope and Contents Photograph of Goldsworthy Lowes Dickinson looking downward and to the right, writing at a slanted desk resting on a table, wearing a skull cap and glasses. On the table are a blotter, flowers and a lamp. Possibly taken at Cambridge. Print, 19.9 x 17.4. Inscribed on back, by E.M. Forster, 'Goldie Dickinson'. Former catalogue inscribed 'Taken by Raisley Moorsom (or a member of his family) chez soi'. (Sleeve 102)
Dates: 1930
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Goldsworthy Lowes Dickinson in skull cap, 1920

Reference Code: GBR/0272/EMF/27/985-6
Scope and Contents Two portraits, from different angles, of Goldsworthy Lowes Dickinson wearing skull cap and glasses. Two photographs, 14.6 x 9.6. EMF/27/985 inscribed on back, by E.M. Forster, 'Goldie Dickinson'. (Sleeve 432)
Dates: 1920
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Goldsworthy Lowes Dickinson in skull cap, 1920

Reference Code: GBR/0272/EMF/27/229-32
Scope and Contents Four photographs, from different angles, of Goldsworthy Lowes Dickinson wearing skull cap and glasses. Four photographs, 14.6 x 9.6. Some images inscribed on back, by E.M. Forster, 'Goldie Dickinson'. (Sleeve 101)
Dates: 1920
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Goldsworthy Lowes Dickinson sitting alone, 1928-07

Reference Code: GBR/0272/FCP/7/3/1/106
Scope and Contents Snapshot of Goldsworthy ('Goldie') Lowes Dickinson sitting on grass with a map or piece of paper lying beside him. He has a cigarette in his mouth, and his face is partially obscured by the hat he holds out in front of him.
Dates: 1928-07
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Goldsworthy Lowes Dickinson standing in front of King's College Chapel, Cambridge, 1928-06

Reference Code: GBR/0272/FCP/7/3/1/92
Scope and Contents Snapshot of Goldsworthy ('Goldie') Lowes Dickinson standing on the lawn of the Front Court at King's College, with the Chapel in the background. He wears a hat, has his hands by his sides, holds some books in his right hand, and looks towards the camera.
Dates: 1928-06
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Goldsworthy Lowes Dickinson to Lewis, Etchells, Wadsworth and Hamilton, 1913

Reference Code: GBR/0272/REF/14/6
Scope and Contents Photocopy of 1 autograph letter signed to the senders of the round robin in the Ideal Home Exhibition dispute.
Dates: 1913
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'Is Immortality Desirable?', 1909

Reference Code: GBR/0272/GLD/1/21
Scope and Contents Off-print of Goldsworthy Lowes Dickinson's Ingersoll Lecture, printed as no. 6, vol. II of an unidentified periodical.
Dates: 1909
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Letter from Goldsworthy Lowes Dickinson to Mary Ruth Brooke, 1915-07-21

Reference Code: GBR/0272/RCB/Xf/5
Scope and Contents 1 typed letter, signed, from Goldsworthy Lowes Dickinson to Mary Ruth Brooke, with envelope.
Dates: 1915-07-21
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Letters from GLD and May Lowes Dickinson to Herbert Corner, 1930 - 1932

Reference Code: GBR/0272/GLD/5/4A
Scope and Contents The volume of letters includes 1 photograph of Goldsworthy Lowes Dickinson and several newspaper obituaries of him.
Dates: 1930 - 1932
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Letters from Goldsworthy Lowes Dickinson and other items, 1932

Reference Code: GBR/0272/WJHS/1/18
Scope and Contents 1 autograph letter, signed and 8 typed letters, signed. Undated.
This file also contains an order of memorial service for Goldsworthy Lowes Dickingson dated 1932 and 1 autograph letter, signed, from May Lowes Dickinson, 24 Oct. [1932].
Dates: 1932
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Letters from Goldsworthy Lowes Dickinson to Clive Bell, 1917-12-23 - 1918

Reference Code: GBR/0272/CHA/1/168
Scope and Contents 2 autograph letters signed and a poem.
Dates: 1917-12-23 - 1918
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Letters from Goldsworthy Lowes Dickinson to E.F. Bulmer, 1890-12-13 - 1926-06-21

Reference Code: GBR/0272/EFB/3/56
Scope and Contents 12 autograph letters signed and 1 typed letter signed. The file includes 1 autograph manuscript sheet of notes.
Dates: 1890-12-13 - 1926-06-21
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Letters from Goldsworthy Lowes Dickinson to GHWR, 1931

Reference Code: GBR/0272/GHWR/3/118
Scope and Contents 2 autograph letters signed and 17 typed letters signed. The file also contains 1 autograph letter signed from Gerald Heard to GLD, 31 Oct. 1931.
Dates: 1931
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The majority of the Rylands Papers are readily available to scholars in the Archive Centre. Record consultation is by appointment. Personal letters of living authors may only be consulted with their written permission. Some material is reserved in view of its sensitivity. There is no access to such material for the time being.
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