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Letters, 1900 - 1981

 Series
Reference Code: GBR/0272/RCB/L

Scope and Contents

Correspondence between Rupert Brooke and other individuals. In several cases, letters survive in both the original and manuscript and typescript transcripts.

Dates

  • 1900 - 1981

Extent

2.5 archive box(es) (2.5 boxes) : paper

12 volume(s)

Language of Materials

English

Arrangement

Note that both sides of a correspondence, where they are extant, may not be catalogued together. Many letters have been bound into composite volumes, sometimes containing material from multiple correspondents.

Other Finding Aids

The full catalogue for the Rupert Brooke collection provides an index for bringing together scattered references to the letters of different individuals. The catalogue is available in hard copy in the Archive Centre.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

In addition to those letters to Rupert Brooke which remained among his papers, both Edward Marsh and Geoffrey Keynes solicited his letters-out from friends and acquaintances for their publishing projects from the 1920s onwards. All items in this series are the property of the Brooke Trustees and have been deposited at King's College, Cambridge.

Finding aid date

1999-07-24 14:02:24+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.