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Subject Source: UK Archival Thesaurus

Found in 7 Collections and/or Records:


Personal Papers of Aelfrida Tillyard, 1856 - 2013

Reference Code: GBR/0271/GCPP Tillyard
Scope and Contents The papers include Aelfrida Tillyard's personal and biographical records, the most substantial of which are 75 personal diaries in an unbroken sequence dating from 1897 to 1959. The papers also include copies of some of her published works and manuscripts of some of her unpublished writings, in particular those religious works and novels which she wrote in the 1940s and 1950s. Papers of both daughters are also held in the archives: see GCPP Graham A1 (Alethea Graham, Girton 1926) and GCPP...
Dates: 1856 - 2013

Personal Papers of Charlotte Yonge, 1857 - 1997

Reference Code: GBR/0271/GCPP Yonge
Scope and Contents

Most of the papers consist of correspondence: personal correspondence of CMY, correspondence about her work, and with her publishers. In addition there is a small collection of photographs, mainly of CMY but including a few of acquaintances. There is also published material, some with CMY as author, translator or editor, and some containing biographical information.

Dates: 1857 - 1997

Personal Papers of Gladys Williams, 1904 - 2013

Reference Code: GBR/0271/GCPP Williams
Scope and Contents

The papers of Gladys Williams consist chiefly of manuscripts of some of her written work (published and unpublished), together with a small quantity of personal and biographical items.

Dates: 1904 - 2013

Personal Papers of Joyce Penny, 1948 - 1985

Reference Code: GBR/0271/GCPP Penny
Dates: 1948 - 1985
Conditions Governing Access: Open

Personal Papers of Odette de Mourgues, 1928 - 1991

Reference Code: GBR/0271/GCPP de Mourgues
Scope and Contents

The papers of Odette de Mourgues listed here include correspondence; drafts of some written work (published and unpublished); lectures; and a miscellany of research papers and personal records.

Dates: 1928 - 1991

Personal Papers of P D James, 1877 - 2017

Reference Code: GBR/0271/GCPP James
Scope and Contents Papers donated by P D James in 1999, 2000 and 2004 were catalogued in 2009. These donations were chosen by her to show her creative input, thus there were no unmarked typescripts amongst these papers. Additional papers bequeathed by P D James in 2015 were added to the catalogue in that year. In 2017 the whole catalogue was reworked to incorporate substantial additional material which was donated in 2016 by P D James’ family and by her literary agent. As a result, new reference numbers were...
Dates: 1877 - 2017
Conditions Governing Access: P D James' agent will be informed of any usage of the collection. Please contact the archivist for more information.

The Papers of Claude Houghton

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.7994-7997
Scope and Contents

The collection includes correspondence with and papers relating to Miss Marie Overton, manuscript and typescript novels and a bibliography of Houghton's works.

Dates: 1927 - 1960
Conditions Governing Access: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (