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Letters from Siegfried Sassoon to Rolf Barbour

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Dep. c. 1284

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Letters from Siegfried Sassoon to Rolf Barbour. Includes:
  1. (fol. 4) a photograph of Greenways [Riding] School, Codford St Peter [c.1946], with a rhyme by Sassoon
  2. (fol. 9) a photograph of an unidentified boy [possibly George, c.1946/7], with a note by Sassoon on the verso
  3. (fols. 66, 74, 88-90, 99, 104-5, 110, 117, 122, 124, 127, 134, 148, 150-1) date-franked empty envelopes with no letters corresponding to the franking dates
  4. (fols. 166-78) undated, empty envelopes
  5. (fols. 179-93) miscellaneous papers, including (fols. 182-7) four letters from Hester Sassoon to Barbour, n.d.

Dates

  • 1946-1966

Extent

193.0 Leaves

Language of Materials

English

Preferred Citation

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Shelfmark:

Dep. c. 1284

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 11754

Overview

Letters from Siegfried Sassoon to Rolf Barbour, 1946-1966.

Biographical / Historical

Siegfried Loraine Sassoon (1886-1967) was an English poet, writer, and soldier.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

On permanent deposit from Exeter College, Oxford, 2002.
Title
Letters from Siegfried Sassoon to Rolf Barbour
Status
Completed
Author
Finding aid prepared by Original catalogue by Judith Priestman. EAD version by Rachael Gardner
Date
2016
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

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