File NLW MS 22091C. - Letters concerning Francis Kilvert,

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NLW MS 22091C.


Letters concerning Francis Kilvert,


  • 1955-1964 / (Creation)

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101 ff. Guarded and filed.

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Mr Charles E. Harvey; Birmingham; Purchase (with NLW MS 22090A); 1985

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Fifty-four letters and cards, 1955-1964, from Mrs Essex Hope, niece of Francis Kilvert, and two letters, 1956, from William Plomer, editor of Kilvert's Diary, to Charles E. Harvey, mostly relating to Kilvert.

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Readers consulting modern papers in the National Library of Wales are required to abide by the conditions noted on the 'Modern papers - data protection' form issued with their readers' tickets.

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Usual copyright laws apply.

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The contents of NLW MSS 21701-22852 are indexed in greater detail in Handlist of Manuscripts in the National Library of Wales, vol. 8 (Aberystwyth, 1999).

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See also NLW MS 22275D. Twenty-one carte-de-visite photographs of relatives and acquaintances of Francis Kilvert, also bought with this manuscript, have been transferred to the Department of Pictures and Maps (PE 4245).

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Preferred citation: NLW MS 22091C.

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Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru = The National Library of Wales

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This description follows NLW guidelines based on ISAD(G) 2nd ed.; AACR2; and LCSH.


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  • English



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  • Text: NLW MS 22091C.