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Sackville-West, V. (Victoria), 1892-1962

 Person

Dates

  • Existence: 1892 - 1962-06-02

English author and garden designer.

Found in 11 Collections and/or Records:

Eardley Knollys papers

 Collection
Call Number: OSB MSS 205
Scope and Contents: The Eardley Knollys papers contains correspondence, writings, personal and family papers, photographs, and business papers relating to Eardley Knollys and Storran Gallery. Material documents Knollys's relationships with writers, artists, poets, playwrights, and art critics.
Dates: 1862-2009

James Lees-Milne papers

 Collection
Call Number: GEN MSS 476
Overview: The James Lees-Milne Papers contain correspondence, writings, and other papers of the author. The papers span the years 1907-1997, with the bulk falling between 1930-1997.Series I, Correspondence, is the most extensive, and documents Lees-Milne's relationships with a wide circle of close friends, social and literary acquaintances, publishers, the National Trust, his family and his wife's family. The majority of correspondents are members of the British aristocracy and of Britain's literary...
Dates: 1907-1997

Letters : to Violet Keppel Trefusis, 1940-58

 Part of Collection — Box: 50, Folder: GROUP 1735, F-1
Call Number: GEN MSS MISC
Scope and Contents: Forty ALS and one TLS, with fifteen envelopes.

Letters concern personal and literary affairs, discussing Ralph Hodgson, T. S. Eliot, Enid Bagnold, Rebecca West, Elizabeth Bowen, Virginia Woolf, Ernest Hemingway, Evelyn Waugh, and Roy Campbell.
Dates: 1940-58

Anne Morrow Lindbergh papers

 Collection
Call Number: MS 829
Overview: The papers consist of correspondence, diaries, writings, childhood, school and college materials, housekeeping and social records, reports, memoranda and correspondence from the many organizations in which Anne Morrow Lindbergh took an active interest. Also included are voluminous mail from members of her reading public and memorabilia, both objects sent by admirers and items collected by her on her travels. The death of Charles Lindbergh in 1974 is documented by mail from friends, members of...
Dates: 1906-1997

Harold Nicolson papers

 Collection
Call Number: GEN MSS 614
Scope and Contents: The collection consists of writings, correspondence, personal and business papers, scrapbooks, clippings, and audiovisual materials documenting Harold Nicolson's life and career as a diplomat and author. The papers include drafts and correspondence relating to his biography, King George the Fifth: His Life and Reign (London: Constable, 1952). Correspondence documents his work as both a diplomat and an author, including letters from members of the royal family, members of English literary...
Dates: 1886-1968

George Plank papers

 Collection
Call Number: YCAL MSS 28
Overview: The papers contain correspondence with artistic and literary friends, Plank art work, art work of others, writings of friends, and a small quantity of personal papers. Prominent correspondents include H. D., Sylvia Townsend Warner, and Patrick White.
Dates: 1907-1965 (inclusive)

Victoria Sackville-West papers

 Collection
Call Number: OSB MSS 222
Content Description: The collection consists of correspondence, legal papers, personal papers, photographs, and artwork by or relating to Victoria Sackville-West, Lady Sackville, her daughter Vita Sackville-West, and other members of the Sackville-West family. Correspondents include Victoria's husband Lionel Sackville-West, Edwin Lutyens, Vita Sackville-West, Harold Nicolson, and Edward VII. The collection also includes third-party letters to Vita Sackville-West, Harold Nicolson, and Nigel Nicolson. The bulk of the...
Dates: 1865-1984

Vita Sackville-West papers

 Collection
Call Number: GEN MSS 925
Overview: The collection consists chiefly of correspondence, diaries, notebooks, scrapbooks, business and estate records, writings, lectures, and gardening papers. Correspondents include family members such as Lionel Edward Sackville-West, Victoria Sackville, Harold Nicolson, and Nigel Nicolson, and friends and lovers including Rosamund Grosvenor, Hilda Matheson, Gwen St. Aubyn, and Christopher St. John. Writings include typescripts and manuscripts for works including the novels ...
Dates: 1866-2003, bulk 1900-1960

Vita Sackville-West papers relating to Violet Trefusis

 Collection
Call Number: GEN MSS 428
Overview: Collection contains correspondence, writings and additional materials. Correspondence includes letters written by Violet Trefusis to Vita Sackville-West during the 1910's and 1920's concerning their relationship, Trefusis's feelings towards Sackville-West, and the affair's effects on Trefusis's relationship with her husband, Denys Trefusis, her relationship with her mother, Alice Keppel, and Sackville-West's relationship with her husband, Harold Nicolson. Also included are letters by Trefusis...
Dates: 1905-1926

Short story, 1925 May 7

 Part of Collection — Box: 50, Folder: GROUP 1735, F-2
Call Number: GEN MSS MISC
Scope and Contents: Holograph draft, corrected, of untitled short story about an English schoolboy's trip to Venice.
Dates: 1925 May 7

Rebecca West papers

 Collection
Call Number: GEN MSS 105
Overview: The papers consist of correspondence to and from West, correspondence of her husband Henry Andrews, writings of Rebecca West, writings of others, personal papers, and writings about Rebecca West.
Dates: 1894-1975