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Three letters from Ethel Smyth to Lady Cynthia Colville

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MS. Eng. c. 8410, fols. 127-130

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Three letters from the composer Ethel Smyth to Lady Cynthia Colville (a lady of the bedchamber to Queen Mary and social worker in East London), relating to forthcoming concerts celebrating Smyth's 75th birthday and lifetime's achievement as a composer.

Dates

  • 25 Jan 1934-17 Mar 1934

Extent

4 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • English

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Eng. c. 8410, fols. 127-128].
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Shelfmark:

MS. Eng. c. 8410, fols. 127-130

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 18747

Abstract

Three letters from the composer Ethel Smyth to Lady Cynthia Colville, 25 Jan 1934-17 Mar 1934.

Biographical / Historical

Dame Ethel Mary Smyth (1858–1944) was a composer, writer and suffragist. Please see the Oxford Dictionary of National Biography for more information.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Purchased, 30 July 2020.
Title
Three letters from the composer Ethel Smyth to Lady Cynthia Colville
Status
Published
Author
Finding aid prepared by Jen Patterson
Date
2021
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

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