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Letters from David Garnett to Frances and Ralph Partridge, 1929-02-14 - 1981-01-01

Reference Code: GBR/0272/FCP/6/1/63

Scope and Contents

269 autograph letters signed, 24 typed letters signed, 1 autograph postcard signed and 1 telegram. The file includes a typescript poem by David Garnett about himself, 22 Aug. 1968.


  • 1929-02-14 - 1981-01-01


Conditions Governing Access

Certain 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 letter 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.

Biographical / Historical

David Garnett was widely known as 'Bunny'.


3 envelope(s) (408 items in 3 envelopes) : paper

Language of Materials


Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

FCP/6/1/63/1-3 were conserved March to October 2007 by Cambridge Colleges' Conservation Consortium.

Former / Other Reference

Boxes 4 and 19


Garnett, David

Finding aid date

2006-04-04 14:06:03+00:00

Repository Details

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

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