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Correspondence between E.M. Forster, Robert J. ('Bob') Buckingham and other individuals, chiefly mutual friends., 1932 - 1970

Reference Code: GBR/0272/EMF/18/82

Scope and Contents

This sub-series contains 1637 letters and postcards from E.M. Forster to R.J. Buckingham, and occasionally to R.J. Buckingham and May Buckingham jointly, divided into 87 separate files. Most with envelopes. Many enclose letters (119 in all) to E.M. Forster from other correspondents, details given in list below. 1932-70. The sub-series also includes 12 letters from R.J. Buckingham to E.M. Forster. 1964-5 and undated.


  • Creation: 1932 - 1970



87 envelope(s) (87 envelopes in 5 boxes) : paper

Language of Materials



This sub-series begins with files of correspondence between R.J. Buckingham and E.M. Forster arranged in chronological order. They are followed by files of correspondence between R.J. Buckingham and mutual friends, arranged by last name of correspondent.

Related Materials

For other correspondence with Robert ('Bob') Buckingham, see EMF/18/5, EMF/18/71, EMF/18/303, EMF/18/372, EMF/18/402, EMF/18/435, EMF/18/492 and EMF/18/553. See also EMF/19/16 for letters from R.J. Buckingham to Patrick Wilkinson on E.M. Forster's 90th birthday lunch arrangements. 1968.

Date information

DateText: Some items undated.


Buckingham, Robert Joseph

Finding aid date

2003-03-21 10:41:14+00:00

Genre / Form

Repository Details

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

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