Sir Winston Churchill collection of papers

Title
Sir Winston Churchill collection of papers, [1898?]-1954 bulk (1910-1954)
Author
Churchill, Winston, 1874-1965.
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Mixed materialPermit neededAvailableBerg Coll MSS ChurchillSchwarzman Building - Berg Collection Room 320

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Description
33 items.
Genre/Form
  • Correspondence.
  • Notebooks.
Biography (note)
  • Sir Winston Churchill was an English politician, essayist, biographer, and writer of historical and political literature.
Indexes/Finding Aids (note)
  • Inventory list and card catalog available in repository.
Provenance (note)
  • This is a synthetic collection, created from materials acquired through gift and purchase from various sources. The holograph obituary of Rupert Brooke was included in Sir Edward Howard Marsh's correspondence.
Processing Action (note)
  • Cataloged
Call Number
Berg Coll MSS Churchill
Author
Churchill, Winston, 1874-1965.
Title
Sir Winston Churchill collection of papers, [1898?]-1954 bulk (1910-1954)
Summary
This is a synthetic collection consisting of manuscripts, typescripts, correspondence, and an undated notebook. The manuscripts and typescripts consist of an obituary for Rupert Brooke, as well as notes, poems, and an article about the author by Max Beerbohm, John Masefield, and Vincent Sheean. The correspondence includes letters from the author, dating from [1898?] to 1947, to Sir Edward Howard Marsh, Vincent Sheean, Humbert Wolfe, and the literary agency of A. P. Watt and Son, as well as letters relating to the author, dating from 1910 to 1954, between various correspondents, including Richard Aldington, Leonard Clark, Frank Harris, Sir Edward Howard Marsh, Hugh Owen Meredith, Virginia Woolf, and A. P. Watt and Son. Also present are letters to Churchill from Timothy Healy, Sir Edward Marsh, and Vincent Sheean, dating from 1921 to 1940.
Biography
Sir Winston Churchill was an English politician, essayist, biographer, and writer of historical and political literature.
Indexes
Inventory list and card catalog available in repository.
Local Note
Creation of collection-level record funded with the generous support of the Gladys Kreible Delmas Foundation.
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Aldington, Richard, 1892-1962.
Beerbohm, Max, Sir, 1872-1956.
Clark, Leonard.
Harris, Frank, 1856-1931.
Healy, T. M. (Timothy Michael), 1855-1931.
Marsh, Edward Howard, Sir, 1872-1953.
Masefield, John, 1878-1967.
Meredith, Hugh Owen, 1878-
Sheean, Vincent, 1899-
Wolfe, Humbert, 1885-1940.
Woolf, Virginia, 1882-1941.
Marsh, Edward Howard, Sir, 1872-1953. Former owner
A. P. Watt and Son.
Research Call Number
Berg Coll MSS Churchill
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