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Letters from parents, 1938-02-27 - 1939-08-21

Reference Code: GBR/0014/POLL 1/1/3

Scope and Contents

Letters to JEP in Australia from his parents, on subjects including: JEP's work at the University of Sydney, Australia [as Professor of Greek]; his publications, including work on the Rendel Harris Papyri, and his poems, Casting Off; the approach of war; JEP's preparations to move to Durham [as Professor of Greek and Classical Literature]; news from Trinity College [Cambridge]; JEP's finances.

Also includes letters from others, including Colin Hardie [Tutor in Classics], Magdalen College, Oxford.


  • Creation: 1938-02-27 - 1939-08-21

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The majority of the collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge. Please see individual files for details.


1 file(s) (1 file (186 folios))

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Powell, Albert; Powell, Ellen

Finding aid date

2001-12-13 13:30:39+00:00

Repository Details

Part of the Churchill Archives Centre Repository

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