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Ackerley, Joseph Randolph, 1896 - 1967 (writer and literary editor)

 Person

Dates and places

1896-1967

Sphere of activity

Writer, known primarily as a literary editor

Relationships

Friend of E.M. Forster.

Other information

Joined the BBC in 1928, literary editor of the BBC's 'The Listener' (1935-59).

Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:

 Sub-Series

Correspondence between E.M. Forster and Joe Ackerley, 1922 - 1966

Reference Code: GBR/0272/EMF/18/6
Scope and Contents

This sub-series contains one file of original letters from Joe Ackerley to E.M. Forster and eleven files of photocopied letters from E.M. Forster to Joe Ackerley.

Dates: 1922 - 1966
 File

Correspondence from E.M. Forster to May Buckingham: 1963-4, 1963 - 1964

Reference Code: GBR/0272/EMF/18/81/17
Scope and Contents 38 autograph letters, signed, and 6 autograph postcards, signed, from E.M. Forster to May Buckingham.Enclosures:2 autograph postcards, signed, from Joe [Ackerley] to E.M. Forster. 13 and 15 Sept. 19631 autograph letter, signed, and 1 autograph postcard, signed, from Ben[jamin Britten] to E.M. Forster. 16 Sept. 1963 and [c. 16 Dec. 1964]1 autograph postcard, signed, from 'Drum and Rachel' to E.M. Forster. [p.m. 17 Sept. 1963]1 autograph letter, signed, from 'Hugh', 85...
Dates: 1963 - 1964
 File

Correspondence from E.M. Forster to May Buckingham: 1965-6, 1965 - 1966

Reference Code: GBR/0272/EMF/18/81/19
Scope and Contents 33 autograph letters, signed, and 5 autograph postcards, signed, from E.M. Forster to May Buckingham.Included 1 autograph letter, signed, from Joe [Ackerley] to May Buckingham on back of an autograph letter, signed, from E.M. Forster to May Buckingham. [c. 26 May 1966]Enclosures:1 autograph letter, signed, and 1 autograph postcard, signed, from Ben[jamin Britten] to E.M. Forster. [c. 1 Sept. 1965] and 29 Mar. 19661 autograph letter, signed, from 'Mum' [Beatrice Victoria...
Dates: 1965 - 1966
 File

Letters from Joe Ackerley, 1942-12-29

Reference Code: GBR/0272/WJHS/1/1
Scope and Contents

9 autograph letters, signed.

Dates: 1942-12-29
 File

Letters from Joe Ackerley to May Buckingham, 1953-11-14 - 1963-04-14

Reference Code: GBR/0272/EMF/18/81/24
Scope and Contents

4 autograph letters, signed, from Joe Ackerley to May Buckingham, with 4 envelopes.
To request this envelope, please use the following call mark: 18/Buckingham, M./24

Dates: 1953-11-14 - 1963-04-14

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