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Sassoon, George, 1936-2006 (scientist, engineer, linguist, translator and author)

 Person

Dates

  • Existence: 1936 - 2006

Found in 8 Collections and/or Records:

 File

Email of reminiscences by George Sassoon, 5 Apr. 1998-6 Apr. 1998

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.9877/2/8/1
Scope and Contents

Chiefly anecdotes about his father Siegfried's motoring experiences.

Dates: 5 Apr. 1998-6 Apr. 1998
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
 File

George Sassoon, 1957-1975 (mid-late 20th century)

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.7935/427
Scope and Contents From the Series:

Including letters about his death and appreciations of him and of his work.

Dates: 1957-1975 (mid-late 20th century)
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
 Item

Letter of Stephenson Harwood & Tatham, solicitors, to Hester and George Sassoon, 12 Feb. 1965

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.9750/211
Scope and Contents

Concerning Siegfried Sassoon's financial affairs.

Dates: 12 Feb. 1965
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
 File

Photograph album, 1950s-2000s? (bulk 1950s)

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.10412/6
Scope and Contents Photograph album, apparently compiled by George Sassoon, with associated loose photographic prints and negatives. Subjects of the photographs include: scenes from a trip to Yugoslavia (townscapes, zoo animals, memorials, landscapes, beach scenes, portraits of individuals, etc.); Heytesbury House; Siegfried Sassoon; George Sassoon; Dennis Silk; Haro Hodson; further portraits, some of University graduates, and townscapes and landscapes, some apparently in Germany or German-speakng countries....
Dates: 1950s-2000s? (bulk 1950s)
 File

Photographs, 1940s-2012

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.10382/111-132
Scope and Contents Photographic and digital prints, a commercial postcard and a slide negative. Some are annotated on mounts or reverses. Subjects include: Siegfried Sassoon; Hester Sassoon with George Sassoon as a child; Heytesbury; Fitz House, Teffont Magna; Edingthorpe rectory; All Saints church, Edinthorpe; Dennis Silk; Edmund Blunden, Siegfried Sassoon and Dennis Silk (group, seated). The set also includes a digital print of the photograph of Sassoon with his brother Hamo, cousins, and others, taken in...
Dates: 1940s-2012
 File

Transcript of childhood reminiscences by George Sassoon, 17 Mar. 1999-23 Aug. 2002

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.9877/2/8/2
Scope and Contents

The topics covered are listed on folio 17.

Dates: 17 Mar. 1999-23 Aug. 2002
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
 Sub-Series

Typed notes and transcripts, 1998-2002

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.9877/2/8
Scope and Contents

These include transcripts of reminiscences by Sassoon's son George, and Lord Egremont's notes for his biography of Sassoon.

Dates: 1998-2002
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
 File — Box: MS Add.9375/665-1094: Box 3

Typescript by someone trying to say as little as possible in many words, refers to father and to Tom Eliot getting an OM, 1948 (date inferred)

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.9375/985
Scope and Contents

[?George Sassoon, aged about c.12?]

Dates: 1948 (date inferred)
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).