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Ashbee, Charles Robert, 1863 - 1942 (architect, designer and romantic socialist)


Dates and places

1863-1942 KCC 1883

Legal status / Nationality


Sphere of activity

Architect, Designer, Romantic Socialist

Admin / Family structure

Married to Janet Elizabeth Ashbee (nee Forbes)

Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:


25 letters from members of the Ashbee family to Oscar Browning, 1884 - 1911

Reference Code: GBR/0272/OB/1/50/C
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: 1884 - 1911

Charles Robert Ashbee to REF, 1886 - 1887

Reference Code: GBR/0272/REF/3/4
Scope and Contents

4 autograph letters signed and 1 autograph postcard signed.

Dates: 1886 - 1887
 Item — Container: REF/9/1

C.R. Ashbee, 'From Whitechapel to Camelot' (Essex House Press: London, 1892)

Reference Code: GBR/0272/REF/9/1
Scope and Contents

Inscribed by REF 'To my dear Mother from the Illustrator'.


Letters from Charles Robert Ashbee to JTS, 1936-03-09 - 1937-04-24

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

1 autograph letter signed and 1 typed letter signed.

Dates: 1936-03-09 - 1937-04-24

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