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Letters from Ralph Partridge to Frances Partridge and Molly MacCarthy, 1923-08-02 - 1954-07-27

Reference Code: GBR/0272/FCP/6/1/143

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.


  • 1923-08-02 - 1954-07-27

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.


6 envelope(s) (445 items in 6 envelopes) : paper

Language of Materials


Former / Other Reference

Boxes 7 and 9

Date information

DateText: Some letters are not dated.


Partridge, Ralph

Finding aid date

2006-04-11 14:21:42+00:00

Repository Details

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

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