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Hector and Nora Chadwick: Photographs and papers

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.8195

Scope and Contents

Correspondence, photographs of Hector and Nora Chadwick (some framed), newscuttings, and articles and other writing, including papers relating to the three volumes of the Chadwicks' The growth of literature (Cambridge University Press, 1932). The collection includes the volume A list of the published writings of Hector Munro Chadwick and of Nora Kershaw Chadwick presented to Nora Kershaw Chadwick on her eightieth birthday (1971), which contains a section on the H.M. Chadwick Centenary Luncheon at St John's College, Cambridge, 17 October 1970, with the signatures of those who attended.


  • Creation: 1900-1950 (Circa)


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1 collection (1 box) : paper and photographs

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

Presented by the executors of Mrs N.K. Chadwick, 1978.

Related Materials

Cambridge University Library holds other papers relating to the Chadwick family, MS.Add.8387.

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