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Memoir

 Subject
Subject Source: Local sources

Found in 60 Collections and/or Records:

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'A Local Grammar School', 1938-11

Reference Code: GBR/0272/NW/1/12
Scope and Contents

Typescript and carbon typescript of a memoir about Boston Grammar School, with autograph manuscript annotations.

Dates: 1938-11
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About sex, 1920 - 1963

Reference Code: GBR/0272/EMF/11/15
Scope and Contents

Autograph manuscript memoir about sex, contained in the Locked Journal (EMF/12/8). In four sections: 'I. 1879-1890'; 'II 1890-1893'; 'III 1893-189-'; 'IV My Writings'.
To request this document, please use the following call mark: vol. 4/4

Dates: 1920 - 1963
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Account of Oscar Browning's life in Cambridge

Reference Code: GBR/0272/NW/1/19
Scope and Contents

An autograph manuscript account in the form of a draft letter to the 'Editor' to comment upon Browning's 'Memories of Later Years'. Contains a note in John Saltmarsh's hand, 'Wedd on O.B. (Not part of the Memoirs). JS'.

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Account of Rupert Brooke's last days given by Patrick Shaw-Stewart

Reference Code: GBR/0272/RCB/Xc/18
Scope and Contents

Typescript and carbon typescript memoir by Patrick Shaw-Stewart, describing the voyage of S.S. Grantully from Avonmouth to Gallipoli and the last days of Rupert Brooke's health.

 Series

'Ashbee Memoirs', 1884 - 1938

Reference Code: GBR/0272/CRA/3
Scope and Contents This series contains typescript selections of journal entries by C.R. Ashbee and Janet Ashbee, and letters, extracted from the journals by C.R. Ashbee (1935-8), with the intention of illustrating the work of the Guild of Handicrafts, the idea of the American League to Enforce Peace, the Jew-Arab question and the reaction of America to the problems of Europe; with introductions added by C.R. Ashbee in 1938 and an epilogue in 1940. Also contains a complete list, with biographical notes, on the...
Dates: 1884 - 1938
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'Back To The Land', 1908 - 1914

Reference Code: GBR/0272/CRA/3/3
Scope and Contents

This item was originally numbered volume 3.

Dates: 1908 - 1914
 Series

Biographical writings, 1995

Reference Code: GBR/0272/GS/1
Scope and Contents

This series comprises writings on George Salt's interests and experiences.

Dates: 1995
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'Cataclysm', 1914 - 1917

Reference Code: GBR/0272/CRA/3/4
Scope and Contents

This item was originally numbered volume 4.

Dates: 1914 - 1917
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Chapter VI of 'Recollections', 1911

Reference Code: GBR/0272/EMF/22/12
Scope and Contents

Typescript with manuscript additions of Chapter VI of Laura Mary Forster's 'Recollections'.
To request this document, please use the following call mark: 22/12/C

Dates: 1911
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Charlie Day, 1930 - 1939

Reference Code: GBR/0272/EMF/11/3
Scope and Contents

Autograph manuscript memoir of E.M. Forster's friendship with Charlie Day.
To request this document, please use the following call mark: 11/3/A

Dates: 1930 - 1939
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'City of London School. (Conclusion)'

Reference Code: GBR/0272/NW/1/14
Scope and Contents

Typescript and carbon typescript, with autograph manuscript annotations.

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'Death of a clock', 1958

Reference Code: GBR/0272/EMF/11/5
Scope and Contents

Autograph manuscript memorandum about the 'Death of a clock', prompted by hearing a family clock stop during the night. E.M. Forster mentions going to 'Tristan', so the memoir was possibly written in 1958 when Covent Garden revived Tristan and Isolde.
To request this document, please use the following call mark: vol. 8/21

Dates: 1958
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Discovery of poetry, 1928-05 - 1928-06

Reference Code: GBR/0272/EMF/11/1/1
Scope and Contents

Autograph manuscript account of E.M. Forster's discovery of A.E. Housman's poetry in his youth, and of subsequent meetings with him. Probably an uncompleted Memoir Club paper begun after A.E. Housman's appalling reception of 'The Eternal Moment'.
To request this document, please use the following call mark: vol. 3/9

Dates: 1928-05 - 1928-06
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'Fantasia In Egypt', 1917 - 1922

Reference Code: GBR/0272/CRA/3/5
Scope and Contents

This item was originally numbered volume 5.

Dates: 1917 - 1922
 Series

Journals, 1912-05 - 1955-12

Reference Code: GBR/0272/AEF/1
Scope and Contents

Bound journal volumes containing hand-written or typed entries covering personal and business affairs. Also includes an index providing summary contents and page references.

Dates: 1912-05 - 1955-12
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 Sub-Series

'Kanaya', 1921 - 1959

Reference Code: GBR/0272/EMF/11/7
Scope and Contents

This sub-series contains manuscript and typescript copies of E.M. Forster's memoir of his relationship with his barber, Kanaya, at Dewas in 1921.

Dates: 1921 - 1959
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Loss of memory, 1930 - 1939

Reference Code: GBR/0272/EMF/11/9
Scope and Contents

Typescript paper read to the Memoir Club, beginning, 'How can I write a memoir when I have lost my memory?'
To request this document, please use the following call mark: vol. 8/22

Dates: 1930 - 1939
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Manuscript, 1921-03 - 1921-09

Reference Code: GBR/0272/EMF/11/7/1
Scope and Contents

Autograph manuscript memoir, possibly written for the Memoir Club.
To request this document, please use the following call mark: 11/7/1/A

Dates: 1921-03 - 1921-09
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Manuscript, 1920 - 1929

Reference Code: GBR/0272/EMF/11/13/1
Scope and Contents

Autograph manuscript memoir, probably written for the Memoir Club.
To request this document, please use the following call mark: vol. 3/9

Dates: 1920 - 1929
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Meeting Madame Myslakowska, 1932

Reference Code: GBR/0272/EMF/11/8
Scope and Contents

Autograph manuscript note about E.M. Forster's visit to Cracow, and his meeting with Madame Myslakowska. Written in the style of E.M. Forster's Memoir Club papers. Later endorsed by E.M. Forster, 'Cracow note'.
To request this document, please use the following call mark: 11/8/A

Dates: 1932
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Meeting Old Bloomsbury, 1920-11-17

Reference Code: GBR/0272/EMF/11/2
Scope and Contents

Autograph manuscript account of E.M. Forster's first encounters with the Memoir Club, and with Old Bloomsbury. Begins, 'The nineteenth century had not yet closed'. Possibly read to the Memoir Club on 17 Nov. 1920.
To request this document, please use the following call mark: 11/2/C

Dates: 1920-11-17
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Memoir, 1922 - 1960

Reference Code: GBR/0272/EMF/11/10/1
Scope and Contents

Autograph manuscript memoir of Mohammed el Adl. Begun 5 Aug. 1922, after E.M. Forster received news of his death, concluded 27 Dec. 1929, with transcripts of letters copied in 1960.
To request this document, please use the following call mark: vol. 3/1

Dates: 1922 - 1960
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Memoir, 1915

Reference Code: GBR/0272/RCB/Da/3
Scope and Contents

Two carbon typescript copies of Hugh Dalton's memoir of Rupert Brooke and a further carbon typescript copy of pp. 7-8 of the memoir.

Dates: 1915
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'Memoir', 1918

Reference Code: GBR/0272/RCB/Xd/13
Scope and Contents

Typescript, with manuscript corrections, by Edward Marsh.

Dates: 1918
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