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Letters, 1914 - 1965

 Series
Reference Code: GBR/0272/HB/L

Scope and Contents

This series comprises correspondence between T.S. Eliot and a variety of individuals. Of particular significance is Eliot's correspondence with John Davy Hayward (HB/L/12-13) and a number of letters exchanged after Eliot was awarded the Order of Merit in 1948 (HB/L/7). The series also contains a file of testimonials that includes offical documents such as passports, applications for commission and copies of degree certificates (HB/L/1).

Dates

  • 1914 - 1965

Conditions Governing Access

The photocopies of letters from John Davy Hayward to T. S. Eliot (reference L/13/1-3) are reserved as a condition of deposit. Permission to read them must be obtained from Faber and Faber Ltd, Bloomsbury House, 74-77 Great Russell Street, London WC1B 3DA. HB/M/21 is reserved (not available to researchers) under the Data Protection Act.

Extent

5 archive box(es) (5 boxes) : paper

2 volume(s)

Language of Materials

English

Originator(s)

Various

Finding aid date

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

Repository Details

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

Contact:
Archivist
King's College
Cambridge CB2 1ST United Kingdom
+44 (0)1223 331444

The UK Archival Thesaurus has been integrated with our catalogue, thanks to Kings College London and the AIM25 project for their support with this.