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Letters from Gerald Brenan to Frances and Ralph Partridge, 1919 - 1984

Reference Code: GBR/0272/FCP/6/1/19

Scope and Contents

From the File:

This series comprises letters to and from Frances and Ralph Partridge. It also includes 14 letters from Stephen ('Tommy') Tomlin to Dora Carrington, 1924-32.


  • Creation: 1919 - 1984


Conditions Governing Access

Some letters are closed under the terms of the Data Protection Act (1998) because they contain sensitive information about living individuals. Researchers may apply in writing to the Archivist to see the closed material, stating the intended use and precise nature of the information requested. The Archivist and Frances Partridge's Literary Executor will then consider whether non-sensitive parts of the letters may be made available, and they will consult the author if necessary. Please be aware that this decision may take several weeks and may incur photocopying charges. A statement to this effect is given with each closed file.


13 envelope(s) (1844 items in 13 envelopes) : paper

Language of Materials


Former / Other Reference

Boxes 5, 8, and 18

Related Materials

For letters from FCP to Alan Martin mostly discussing Gerald Brenan, see FCP/6/1/142/8.


Brenan, Gerald

Finding aid date

2006-03-28 15:28:52+00:00

Repository Details

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

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