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Correspondence V: About David Jones

Identifier: 549

Series-level Scope and Content Note

(Box 3, Folders 12 -58; Box 4, Folders 1-10) This series of correspondence is by many of Jones' friends and admirers. Written primarily to his long-time friend Harman Grisewood, the letters concern Jones' work and welfare. Arrangement is alphabetical by correspondent. Includes correspondence from Faber and Faber publishers, Cambridge University, the National Library of Wales, and the Ulster Museum, concerning the disposition of his estate, the publication of his written works and exhibition of his art.


  • From the Collection: 1916 - 1989
  • From the Collection: Majority of material found within 1950 - 1980

Collection-level Access Restrictions

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From the Collection: 5.75 Linear Feet (10 Hollinger boxes: 8 Document Cases, 1 Slim Document Case, 1 Drop-front flat case (20x24"))

Language of Materials

From the Collection: English

General Note

Series No. in Collection: 5

Repository Details

Part of the Georgetown University Manuscripts Repository

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