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'M', 1958-2004

MS. Sampson dep. 30
Held at the Weston Library

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  1. correspondence with Ezekiel Mphahlele, [writer], regarding his own and Sampson's writing and publications, the political situation in South Africa, and other matters, 1958-1960, typescript and manuscript
  2. correspondence with J. Arthur Maimane, [writer and journalist], regarding Maimane's desire to work as a journalist in London, the publication of his work, Sampson's contribution to a BBC 'Omnibus' film about Maimane, and other matters, 1960-1984, typescript
  3. letter from [former Prime Minister], Harold Macmillan, declining Sampson's request for a talk, 29 Nov. 1963, typescript
  4. copy letter from Sampson to Reginald Maudling, MP, [Home Secretary], regarding his decision concerning Rudi Dutschke, [a leader of the German student movement, refused permission to change the basis of his stay in the UK to allow him to study at Cambridge University], 16 Sep. 1970, typescript
  5. correspondence with Arnon Milchan, [film producer], and others regarding the plot of a film based on The Arms Bazaar, 1977-1978, typescript
  6. letter from Bernard Miles regarding a reference by Sampson to the House of Lords, enclosing a copy of a speech delivered by Miles in the House, 22 July 1985 [enclosure not present]
  7. two letters from Robert Maclennan, MP, encouraging Sampson to undertake research for a book on corruption of government and the need for constitutional reform, 1993-1994, word-processed
  8. correspondence with Zola Maseka of Dola Bill Productions, Johannesburg, concerning the granting of film and television rights to Drum: A Venture into the New Africa (London: Collins, 1956) to that company for the making of a film about Henry Nxumalo, Drum journalist, June 1999, word-processed


  • Creation: 1958-2004


83 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • English


MS. Sampson dep. 30

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