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Letters from Virginia Woolf to GHWR, 1924 - 1941

Reference Code: GBR/0272/GHWR/3/454

Scope and Contents

23 autograph letters signed and 6 autograph postcards signed. The file also contains 4 photographs, variously of GHWR, Virginia Woolf, G. Lytton Strachey and Clive Bell and Charleston in 1926, [1920s-30s]. The photo showing Lytton, Virginia and a man in a hat probably GL Dickinson, is also present in Virginia Woolf's Monk's House album 4 p. 3 (where GLD is identified as Yeats). This may have been taken by Ottoline Morrell in June 1923.


  • Creation: 1924 - 1941


Conditions Governing Access

From the Fonds:

The majority of the Rylands Papers are readily available to scholars in the Archive Centre. Record consultation is by appointment. Personal letters of living authors may only be consulted with their written permission. Some material is reserved in view of its sensitivity. There is no access to such material for the time being.


1 envelope(s) (31 items in envelope) : paper

Language of Materials


Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

The letters were fascicled in February 2010 by Cambridge Colleges' Conservation Consortium.

Related Materials

See KCAC/6/1/28/4/4/6 for fascicling information.

Related Materials

GHWR/3/454A contains photocopies of some of these letters, annotated with dates.

Date information

DateText: Some items are undated.


Woolf, Virginia

Finding aid date

2003-03-21 10:41:15+00:00

Repository Details

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

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