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Letters from Dora Carrington to Clive and Vanessa Bell and to John Maynard Keynes, 1916 - 1932

Reference Code: GBR/0272/CHA/1/114

Scope and Contents

2 autograph letters signed, [1917], and photocopies of 2 autograph letters signed to Clive Bell, [late 1930].
7 autograph letters signed, 1 autograph postcard signed and 2 envelopes addressed to Vanessa Bell. 1916-1932, some undated.
2 obituaries of Lytton Strachey from The Observer and The Sunday Times. 24 June 1932.
Photocopy of 1 autograph letter signed from Dora Carrington and Lytton Strachey to John Maynard Keynes, 29 Aug. 1916.


  • Creation: 1916 - 1932



1 envelope(s) (26 items in envelope) : paper

Language of Materials



The photocopies of letters to Clive Bell were formerly held with letters to Clive Bell from various authors. The photocopied letter to John Maynard Keynes was formerly held with letters from Vanessa Bell to Maynard Keynes.

Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

Three of these letters were treated by the Fitzwilliam Museum conservators in 2018.

Former / Other Reference

DCCB 1-2, Box 4 folder 35; VBMK 36, Box 18

Related Materials

See KCAC/6/1/28/4/4/10 for conservation information.

Date information

DateText: Many items are undated.


Carrington, Dora

Finding aid date

2003-03-21 10:41:13+00:00

Repository Details

Part of the Archive Centre, King's College, Cambridge Repository

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