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Sheppard, John Tresidder, Sir, 1881 - 1968 (Knight, Provost of King's College Cambridge)

 Person

Dates and places

1881-1968 KCC 1908. Scholar, Fellow and Lecturer in Classics. Provost 1933-1954

Sphere of activity

Classicist. Provost of King's College Cambridge 1933-1954

Found in 42 Collections and/or Records:

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Letters from J. T. Sheppard to GHWR, 1932 - 1956

Reference Code: GBR/0272/GHWR/3/385
Scope and Contents

2 autograph letters signed and 1 typed letter signed.

Dates: 1932 - 1956
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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Letters from J. T. Sheppard to RFK, 1943 - 1946

Reference Code: GBR/0272/RFK/13/98
Scope and Contents

3 autograph letters signed.

Dates: 1943 - 1946
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The majority of the Kahn papers are readily available to scholars in the Archive Centre. Record consultation is by appointment. However, restrictions on access apply to some records, in view of the sensitivity of their contents. Some personal letters are restricted while the author is still living and may be read only with the author's written permission. Some material is reserved. In the College's opinion the contents of these files might be considered confidential or offensive by living people other than the author. There is no access to these files for the time being. Records with restricted access are noted throughout the catalogue.
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Letters from John Tresidder Sheppard to Nathaniel Wedd, 1901-08-25 - 1930-03-25

Reference Code: GBR/0272/NW/2/48
Scope and Contents

3 autograph letters, signed, and 1 typed letter, signed.

Dates: 1901-08-25 - 1930-03-25
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Letters from J.T. Sheppard to Lydia Lopokova Keynes, 1957 - 1958

Reference Code: GBR/0272/LLK/5/191
Scope and Contents

4 autograph letters, signed.

Dates: 1957 - 1958
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Letters from Sir John Tresidder Sheppard to Clive and Vanessa Bell, 1919-12-15 - 1950-02-23

Reference Code: GBR/0272/CHA/1/573
Scope and Contents

1 autograph letter signed, 1 typed letter signed and 1 autograph postcard signed to Clive Bell. 20 Mar. 1933 and 23 Feb. 1950.
1 autograph letter signed to Vanessa Bell. 22 Jul. 1937.
Photocopy of 1 autograph letter (unsigned - identification made by Michael Halls) to Vanessa Bell. 15 Dec. 1919. Author formerly misidentified as E.M. Forster.

Dates: 1919-12-15 - 1950-02-23
 Item

Letters to Rupert Brooke from a variety of correspondents, 1909 - 1914

Reference Code: GBR/0272/RCB/L/1
Scope and Contents A composite album with the sheets arranged as follows:[ff. 1-3] 1 autograph postcard, signed, from Lascelles Abercrombie with congratulations on Fellowship, 31 Mar. 1913 and 2 autograph letters, signed, on Mme. Strindberg and her projected production of 'Lysistrata', 30 Sept. and 5 Oct.[ff. 4-5] Letters from Harley Granville Barker, including: 1 letter written by his secretary and signed by him declining an invitation to lunch, 8 Nov. 1909 and 1 typed letter, signed by his secretary...
Dates: 1909 - 1914
 Fonds — Container: REM

Macpherson: Papers Associated with R. E. Macpherson

Reference Code: GBR/0272/REM
Scope and Contents

This collection comprises personal papers found among the papers of R. E. Macpherson, associated with him through his Bursarial office. They include sketches by Duncan Grant, personal papers of John Tresidder Sheppard, and notes by John Maynard Keynes.

Dates: 1850 - 1971
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Papers relating to OLR's interest in 'Lettercraft'., 1928 - 1972

Reference Code: GBR/0272/OLR/2/4
Scope and Contents

The file includes:-
- autograph manuscript notes and a photocopy of Greek texts;
- a microfilm labelled 'Signature by Lettercraft';
- 1 autograph postcard signed from J. T. Sheppard, 8 Dec. 1928;
- 1 autograph letter signed and 1 autograph postcard signed from A. N. L. Munby, 3 Dec. [1971] and 5 Jan. 1972;
- manuscript notes by A. N. L. Munby relating to OLR's research, c. 1969.




Dates: 1928 - 1972
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Papers relating to the estate of Provost John Tresidder Sheppard, 1955-01-09 - 1971-12-08

Reference Code: GBR/0272/REM/2/1
Scope and Contents

Correspondence between R.E. Macpherson, Few and Kester Solicitors, A.N.L. Munby, and L.P. Wilkinson regarding the administration of Provost Sheppard's Will and the distribution of his books and paintings. Includes the Estate Accounts supplied by Few and Kester.
To request this document please use call mark: Misc. 33/8.

Dates: 1955-01-09 - 1971-12-08
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Papers relating to the Greek plays, 1903 - 1912

Reference Code: GBR/0272/FCSC/2/2
Scope and Contents The file contains press cuttings, reviews, articles, photographs, programmes and other printed material relating to productions of Greek plays and operas at Cambridge. It includes the following items, with other material not listed in detail:- Photographs of actors in costume including Rupert Brooke, George Lyttelton and Clive Carey;- Postcard from J. W. Clark to Carey, 31 May 1903;- Letter from Alwyn Scholfield to Carey;- Letter from J. T. Sheppard to Carey, 1915;-...
Dates: 1903 - 1912
 Sub-Series

Personal and business papers, 1900 - 1957-01

Reference Code: GBR/0272/AEF/3/1
Scope and Contents The series includes letters received, copies and carbons of AEF's outgoing letters, photographs, picture postcards, theatre programmes, telegrams, school and university examination papers, newspaper cuttings and documents relating to the League of Nations. Only significant correspondents are noted.The correspondence is mainly between Felkin and his mother, Mrs Amelia Felkin, his sister Winifred, his wife Joyce and his children Hugh and Penelope. Also included are letters from the...
Dates: 1900 - 1957-01
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Postcard from J. T. Sheppard to H. W. Dunn, 1929-06-17

Reference Code: GBR/0272/JTS/X/1/Dunn
Scope and Contents

1 autograph postcard signed.
To request this document please use call mark: Misc. 21/16.

Dates: 1929-06-17
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Script for 'The Bacchae' by Euripedes, 1930

Reference Code: GBR/0272/PFR/1/4
Scope and Contents

The file comprises another copy of the script in PFR/1/3, without the signed cast list. The first page has been inscribed in an unidentified hand 'JTS from the following'.

Dates: 1930
 Fonds

Sheppard: The Papers of John Tresidder Sheppard

Reference Code: GBR/0272/JTS
Scope and Contents

The collection contains mainly correspondence, with a handful of his writings, programmes for productions of Greek drama and photographs.
See also KCA

Dates: 1870 - 1968
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Sir John Sheppard's effects, 1966 - 1968

Reference Code: GBR/0272/REM/2/2
Scope and Contents

This file contains letters, postcards and greetings cards from friends and family members, collected from his nursing home. It also includes memoranda, a laundry book and a typescript list of other effects collected from Northumberland House, London.
To request this document please use call mark: Misc. 33/11.

Dates: 1966 - 1968
 File — Container: KCAR/1/2/4/1/20

Testimonial from JT Sheppard, 1952 - 1956

Reference Code: GBR/0272/KCAR/1/2/4/1/20
Scope and Contents From the Series:

[series I]. Alphabetical sequence.

Dates: 1952 - 1956
Conditions Governing Access: From the Sub-Fonds: ADMINISTRATIVE DOCUMENTS LESS THAN ONE HUNDRED YEARS OLD MAY BE SUBJECT TO RESTRICTIONS. ASK THE ARCHIVISTS FOR MORE INFORMATION.
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Testimonials

Reference Code: GBR/0272/JHB/3/1
Scope and Contents

Typescript testimonials in support of Julian Bell's application to Wuhan University, China, by J.T. Sheppard and J.M. Keynes, with autograph manuscript copies in Julian Bell's hand.

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