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Augustus Theodore Bartholomew: Letters to W.H. Haslam

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.8654

Scope and Contents

The letters to his slightly younger contemporary William Heywood ('Michael') Haslam (1889-1981), an undergraduate at King's from 1908 to 1911, give news of mutual friends, plays that Bartholomew has seen, his holiday travels, his health, and his uncertainty as to whether he should volunteer for military service.


  • Creation: 1910-1926 (Two letters concerning the donation of the letters are dated 1977 and 1978)


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Immediate Source of Acquisition

Presented in 1978 by Alan Bell, who had received them from Charles Ballantyne.

Related Materials

Cambridge University Library also holds papers relating to A.T. Bartholomew, MSS.Add.8371, 8483, 8487 and 8494.

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