• Title
    Alan Denson / Herbert Palmer collection
  • Held at
  • Reference
  • Date
  • Creator
    Palmer, Herbert Edward (1880-1961) poet and literary criticMore Info on Creator
    Denson, Alan (fl 1950s-1990s) bibliographerMore Info on Creator
  • Scope and Content
    Includes Herbert Edward Palmer correspondence (including from Germany, c1908-1914), poems, photographs, c1891-c1961. Correspondents include Liam O'Brien, W. B. Yeats, Roy Campbell, Constance Sitwell, Walter de la Mare, John Middleton Murry, Sir Edward Bridges, Geoffrey Keynes, Muriel Spark, Field Marshall Archibald Wavell, A. L. Rowse, Robert Bridges, Seumas O’Sullivan, Lord Alfred Douglas, George Bernard Shaw. Also includes Alan Denson's correspondence with David Halliwell c1960s-1980s; Phoebe Hesketh c1960s-c1990; Herbert Howarth c1950s-c1970s, Susan Miles (Ursula Wyllie Roberts) poems and correspondence, c1920s-c1980s; John Wright papers regarding his career as a composer, 1938-1952. Also Sir Patrick Hannon autobiographical notes, 1961-2.
  • Conditions of access
    Open for research although access to some files may be restricted by Freedom of Information legislation. At least 48 hours notice should be given as this archive is held off-site.
  • Extent
    27 boxes
  • Language
  • Finding aids
    Listed to file level. A pdf of this finding aid is attached to this description.
  • Related files
  • Related
    See also Alan Denson correspondence (MS1229) which is also held by the Library.
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