Series 5 - Box 5

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Box 5


  • 1902-1957 (Creation)

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295 items: correspondence and newspaper cuttings.

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1-11 (including 5a): letters from John Masefield to R. C. Trevelyan
12-37: letters and a card from G. E. Moore and Dorothy Moore to Elizabeth Trevelyan
38-53: letters and cards from Thomas Sturge Moore to R.C. Trevelyan, Elizabeth Trevelyan, and the Trevelyans as a couple.
54-143: material largely relating to Umberto Morra di Lavriano, comprising: letters and postcards from Morra to R. C. Trevelyan, with some also containing messages to Trevelyan from Alessandro Passerin d’Entrèves, Nicky Mariano, and Jane and Kenneth Clark; queries sent by Morra to Trevelyan regarding his translation into Italian of G.M. Trevelyan's work, with Trevelyan's response; newspaper cuttings relating to Morra; sketches of faces, a postcard from Alessandro Passerin d’Entrèves, and an unsigned postcard from I Tatti found with Morra's correspondence.
144-150: letters from Fernande and Gaetano Salvemini to R. C. Trevelyan
151-154: letters and postcard from Guglielmo degli Alberti to R. C. Trevelyan
155: letter from Lucangelo Bracci Testasecca to R. C. Trevelyan
156: letter from Paul Nash to R. C. Trevelyan
157-186: letters and a card from Arthur Ransome and Evgenia Ransome to R. C. Trevelyan; newspaper cutting with a profile of Arthur Ransome.
187-261: letters and a card from Bertrand Russell to Elizabeth Trevelyan, with one newspaper cutting relating to Russell's escape from an air crash in 1948; 5/261 is a copy letter from Russell to Dorothy Brett with a note explaining its provenance.
262-265: letters from Dora Russell to Elizabeth Trevelyan
266-268: letters from Peter Russell to Elizabeth Trevelyan
267-290: letters from Edith Russell to Elizabeth Trevelyan
291-294: draft letters and a statement by Elizabeth Trevelyan relating to Bertrand and Dora Russell's divorce and custody case
295: letter from Robert de Ropp to Elizabeth Trevelyan

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