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Letters to Valerie Pitt, mainly from Austin Farrer and his wife, Katharine Farrer, relating to her academic work and her personal life

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MS. Eng. d. 3532

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Comprises:
  1. (fols. 1-152) letters from Austin Farrer, 1945-68, n.d.
  2. (fols. 153-224) letters from Katharine Farrer, 1951-69, n.d.
  3. (fols. 225-34) letters from various correspondents, including the Rev. V.A. Demant, 1952-69
  4. (fols. 235-40) copies of letters from Valerie Pitt to Austin Farrer, 1967

Dates

  • 1945-69

Extent

240 Leaves

Language of Materials

English

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Eng. d. 3532, fols. 1-2].
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Shelfmark:

MS. Eng. d. 3532

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 13975

Overview

Letters to Valerie Pitt, mainly from Austin Farrer and his wife, Katharine Farrer, relating to her academic work and her personal life

Biographical / Historical

Valerie Joan Pitt (d.1999) matriculated in 1943 from St Hugh's College, Oxford

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Given by Valerie Pitt through her sister, Mrs. Kirkwood, 1999.
Title
Letters to Valerie Pitt, mainly from Austin Farrer and his wife, Katharine Farrer
Status
Completed
Date
EAD version 2018
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

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