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Letters from David Garnett to Clive, Julian and Vanessa Bell and Duncan Grant, 1928 - 1963

Reference Code: GBR/0272/CHA/1/229

Scope and Contents

28 autograph letters signed, 1 typed letter signed and 1 autograph postcard signed to Clive Bell. 1928-63, including 1 autograph letter signed to Clive Bell wrongly attributed to ‘Bunny’. 10 Apr. 1961.
3 autograph letters signed and 1 autograph postcard signed to Vanessa Bell. [1937-8] and 1954-5.
1 autograph letter signed to Duncan Grant. [Jul. 1937].
10 autograph letters signed, 4 typed letters signed to Julian Bell. 1928-1935.


  • Creation: 1928 - 1963



1 envelope(s) (76 sheets in envelope) : paper

Language of Materials



The postcard and last letter to Vanessa Bell were formerly held with originals from various authors to Vanessa Bell. See Appendix 2 for a list of the newly catalogued original letters found with these items.

Former / Other Reference

DGCB1-9; DGJB1-14, Box 23 folder 1.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Photocopies of some of the letters to Clive Bell were replaced by the originals given by Anne Olivier Bell in 2003. See Appendix 2 for a complete list of this accession.

Related Materials

See also: 1/59/5/1 for a note from David Garnett to John Maynard Keynes, enclosed with a letter from Vanessa Bell.


Garnett, David ('Bunny')

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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