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Letters and postcards from Philipp von Hesse (Schloss Friedrichshof, Cronberg, Taunus; Berlin; Italy) to Siegfried Sassoon expressing friendship, thanks for money, hopes Sassoon will visit etc; together with oddments and photograph of Hesse, 1921-10-17 - 1925-09-29

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.9375/390-415

Scope and Contents

From the Fonds:

A collection of 1094 letters, postcards and other items known as 'Sassoon's residual correspondence' although it does also include a number of items addressed to other persons particularly to his wife, Hester, and his mother, Theresa Thornycroft.


  • Creation: 1921-10-17 - 1925-09-29


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 Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (


1 collection (26 items paper; photograph)

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Repository Details

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