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Stanley Morison, 1928-1973

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.8239/3

Scope and Contents

Folder 1 = letters from Morison to Carter (1928-67). Included are a tear-sheet from Schweizer Graphische Mitteilungen for 1949 with a picture of Morison, and letters to Morison from Carl H. Pforzheimer (1946) and Nigel J. Abercrombie (1956) Folder 2 = envelopes addressed, mostly to Carter, in Morison's hand. With these is a Christmas card from Jeanne and John Holroyd Reece reproduced from Morison's handwriting (1933). Folder 3 = memorabilia of Morison. These include clippings, printed ephemera, and a typescript letter by Carter to the Times (not published) about Morison.


  • Creation: 1928-1973


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3 folder(s) (3 folders)

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