Letters from JEP's parents to JEP's godmother Ellie Hill, 1909-04 - 1952-01
Scope and Contents
Subjects include: JEP's appointments as Professor of Greek at the University of Sydney and then at Durham; his enlistment in the army and war service in the Middle East and India; his interest in India and the beginning of his political career, 1946; listening to JEP's final campaign speech on the eve of the 1950 General Election and his re-election in 1951; his engagement to [Margaret] Pamela Wilson. Also includes letters from JEP to his parents on his gratitude to them and to his mother on her birthday.
- Creation: 1909-04 - 1952-01
Conditions Governing Access
The majority of the collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge. Please see individual files for details.
Language of Materials
DateText: The majority of folios date from 1939-52. Includes later covering letters from Ellie Hill to JEP.
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