File H/10 - Frances Stevenson's letters to her family

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Frances Stevenson's letters to her family


  • [1911]-[1947] (Creation)

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57 ff. (1 folder).

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Letters, mainly from Frances Stevenson to her parents discussing family and political issues, including mentions of speeches, meetings and suffragettes. Several of the later letters discuss Lloyd George's illness. Include several fragments. File also includes a postcard from Frances to Jennifer and a page of diary entries in the hand of Frances Stevenson for 23-27 May 1944 referring mainly to Lloyd George's rapidly declining health, his visit to the House of Commons to hear a speech by Winston Churchill (f. 28).

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Arranged chronologically and foliated 1-9, 9a, 10-56 in March 2023, prior to digitisation.

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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 restrictions apply.

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  • English

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Digital version available (June 2023)

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Preferred citation: H/10.


Several items in this file were loaned to the National Library of Wales in 2013 and digitised. The catalogue entry for the digitised items, include a fuller description of those items, can be found in G1/28, G1/29, G1/30, G1/31, G1/32, G1/33, G1/34, G1/36 and G2/33.


A postcard from Paul Stevenson to his sister, Muriel Stevenson, postmark 8 April 1915 (now folio 9a) was transferred from File H/14 to this File in March 2023 whilst preparing the materials to be digitised.

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  • Text: H/10 (Box 12)