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Assorted personal possessions, 1936-1985

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MS. 15363/14
Held in our offsite storage facility

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Comprises:
  1. Correspondence regarding artworks owned by David Astor. Includes correspondence with Henry Moore and Barbara Hepworth. 1936-1968
  2. Correspondence regarding jewellery owned by Bridget Astor. Also includes jewellery designs and correspondence between Bridget Astor and Nancy Astor. 1961-1980
  3. Copies of lectures, speeches and papers collected by David Astor, including The Atheist's Tragedy for the Rationalist Association, The Vicar of the Brewers, a scene from Macbeth, Alfred and the Cakes, The English Shires, The Problem of Ireland by Robert Birley for the German English Society, and The Struggle of the Freedom of the Press in England. I: The Beginnings of the Struggle - the Religious Castaway, John Hobhouse and Nature in English Literature for the Gresham Lectures. 1949-1985

Dates

  • 1936-1985

Extent

1 box (3 folders)

Language of Materials

  • English

Shelfmark

MS. 15363/14