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Trevelyan, Robert Calverley, 1872 - 1951 (poet and dramatist)


Dates and places

1872-1951. Ed. Trinity College, Cambridge.

Sphere of activity

Poet, playwright


Son of historian and biographer Sir George Otto Trevelyan, brother of historian G. M. Trevelyan.

Found in 12 Collections and/or Records:


Correspondence between the Forsters and Robert Calverly Trevelyan, 1904 - 1950

Reference Code: GBR/0272/EMF/18/556
Scope and Contents

This sub-series contains two files of correspondence. One consists of letters from R.C. Trevelyan, while the other consists of letters to R.C. Trevelyan

Dates: 1904 - 1950

Correspondence from R.C. Trevelyan to J.M. Keynes, 1907

Reference Code: GBR/0272/JMK/PP/45/332
Scope and Contents

1 autograph letter, signed, and 1 autograph postcard, signed.

Dates: 1907

Letters from Robert Calverley Trevelyan to Clive Bell, 1914-03-13 - 1918-01-07

Reference Code: GBR/0272/CHA/1/637
Scope and Contents

Photocopies of 2 autograph letters signed.

Dates: 1914-03-13 - 1918-01-07

Letters from Robert Calverley Trevelyan to JTS, 1920 - 1949

Reference Code: GBR/0272/JTS/2/208
Scope and Contents

4 autograph letters signed and 1 autograph postcard signed.

Dates: 1920 - 1949

Loose papers in 'Savonarola', 1884 - 1935

Reference Code: GBR/0272/CRA/7
Scope and Contents These originals and photocopies of papers were found loose in C.R. Ashbee's inscribed copy of Goldsworthy Lowes Dickinson's 'Savonarola' (1884). The file comprises letters to C.R. and Janet Ashbee as well as autograph manuscript poems by G.L. Dickinson as follows:1. 1 typed letter, signed, from 'The Times' to C.R. Ashbee enclosing his rejected contribution to F.C. Burkitt's obituary, 14 May 1935.2. Second typescript of C.R. Ashbee's obituary of F.C. Burkitt, undated.3. Fly-leaf...
Dates: 1884 - 1935

Manuscript, 1917

Reference Code: GBR/0272/EMF/8/1/1
Scope and Contents

Autograph manuscript of 'Anniversary Ode on the Death of the Duchess of Connaught. 1916-1917'. Includes 1 autograph letter, signed, from R.C. Trevelyan to Mrs [Florence] Barger, 31 Oct. 1917, and autograph manuscript note from archivist, Michael Halls, 22 Mar. 1984.
To request this document, please use the following call mark: 8/1/1/C

Dates: 1917

Music and programme for the 'Oresteia', 1921 - 1933

Reference Code: GBR/0272/JTS/3/2
Scope and Contents

The volume contains printed sheet music for the 'Oresteia' by C. Armstrong Gibbs, with English verse translation by R. C. Trevelyan, 1921, bound with a copy of the programme for 'Oresteia' produced by JTS, 14-18 Feb. 1933, illustrated with wood cuts by Gwen Raverat.

Dates: 1921 - 1933

REF to Robert Calverley Trevelyan, 1893 - 1932

Reference Code: GBR/0272/REF/11/38
Scope and Contents

Photocopies of approximately 120 autograph letters signed from REF to Robert Trevelyan. 1893-1932.
Photocopies of 3 autograph letters signed from Margery Fry, 1903-4.
Photocopy of 1 autograph letter signed from Joan Fry, 3 May 1909.

Dates: 1893 - 1932

Robert Calverley Trevelyan to Margery Fry, 1934-11-30 - 1934-12-12

Reference Code: GBR/0272/REF/14/18
Scope and Contents

2 autograph letters signed.

Dates: 1934-11-30 - 1934-12-12

Robert Calverley Trevelyan to REF, 1896-11-18

Reference Code: GBR/0272/REF/3/171
Scope and Contents

1 autograph letter signed. The file also contains an undated autograph manuscript poem, written on paper from the Hotel Timeo, Taormina, Sicily.

Dates: 1896-11-18
 File — Box: PRESS 3/1/2/12409 (PART)-12455

Trevelyan, R.C.: Correspondence with the Press, 1924 - 1946

Reference Code: GBR/0265/UA/PRESS 3/1/2/12451
Scope and Contents

Includes reports by Greenwood, L.H.G. and Unwin, Stanley and mention of Davies, S.

Dates: 1924 - 1946
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Scholarly access to this material may be restricted if it contains information exempted from disclosure under the Freedom of Information Act, 2000. Please apply in advance to the Cambridge University Press Archivist.

Typescript of poem about GLD, 1938

Reference Code: GBR/0272/GLD/6/14
Scope and Contents

Typescript of poem 'To GLD' by R.C. Trevelyan.

Dates: 1938