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Correspondence, 1939 - 1942

Reference Code: GBR/0014/SPRS 11/1/9

Scope and Contents

Correspondents include: Frances, Lady Hadfield (5); Jacob Epstein on including MS’s comments on his work in his autobiography; Hamish Hamilton.

Other subjects include: the recruitment and training of women drivers for the Mechanised Transport Corps; plans for filming "Passport for a Girl"; the formation of the Hadfield-Spears field ambulance unit and supplies needed by the unit; MS’s decoration of the Legion d’Honneur; letters of sympathy to ELS on MS being reported missing in France.

Also includes telegrams from MS to ELS announcing her safe arrival in England.


  • Creation: 1939 - 1942

Conditions Governing Access

From the Fonds:

The collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge.


1 file(s)

Language of Materials


Former / Other Reference

SPRS 2/30

Finding aid date

2007-03-02 10:57:58.327000+00:00

Repository Details

Part of the Churchill Archives Centre Repository

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