Series 3 - Photocopies of letters from Augustus John to family members

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Photocopies of letters from Augustus John to family members


  • [1968]-1999 (Creation)

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8 folders, 3 bundles, 1 envelope

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The series comprises photocopies of letters, [1922]-1961, written by Augustus John to his wife, children and grandchildren and other family members, together with some letters to Augustus John, relating to family and professional business.

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Arranged in twelve files according to seniority of the recipients and chronologically by and within each file (3/1-3/8) followed by other family members (3/9-3/12).

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Preferred citation: 3

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  • Text: 3.