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Transcripts of T.E. Lawrence Letters


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Transcripts, made by M.R. Lawrence, 1936-1938, of letters from T.E. Lawrence to his mother, 1905-1934, with copies of letters of two of his brothers, 1910, 1913.


  • 1936-1938


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MSS. Eng. lett. c. 146-147

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CMD ID 8216

Biographical / Historical

Montagu Robert Lawrence (1885-1971) was T.E. Lawrence's brother. Thomas Edward Lawrence (1888-1935), was an archaeologist, soldier and author (details are given in the Dictionary of National Biography.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The transcripts were given to the Library by M.R. Lawrence in 1954.

Related Materials

See also Papers of T.E. Lawrence and A.W. Lawrence, c.1894-1985 (GB 0161 MSS. Eng. b. 2095-6, c. 6737-6758, c. 6767, d. 3327-3349, e. 3299-3301; Photogr. b. 27, c. 122-126, d. 27-28; Film 2058).


  • The letters are printed in The home letters of T.E. Lawrence and his brothers, ed. M.R. Lawrence (Oxford, 1954).
Transcripts of T.E. Lawrence Letters
Emily Tarrant
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