David Jones letters to Harman Grisewood
Scope and Contents
The collection consists of 158 autograph letters, signed, from David Jones to Harman Grisewood, dating from 1930 to 1974. The letters are personal in nature and discuss literature, religion, and other topics the two men had in common. His letter from December 2, 1957, enclosed two copies of Landmarks and Voyages poetry supplement containing Jones's poem The Wall.
- 1930 - 1974
Language of Materials
Conditions Governing Access
This material is open for research.
Existence and Location of Copies
The entire collection is available in digital form.
0.42 Linear Feet (1 box)
The collection consists of 158 autograph letters, signed, from David Jones to Harman Grisewood, dating from 1930 to 1974. The letters are personal in nature and discuss literature, religion, and other topics the two men had in common.
David Jones (1895-1974)
David Jones (1895-1974), English artist and author.
Harman Grisewood (1908-1997)
Harman Grisewood (1908-1997), English radio actor, radio and television executive, author, and literary executor for David Jones.
Purchased from Harman Grisewood on the Edwin J. Beinecke Book Fund, 1979.
Former call number: Uncat MS Vault 287.
In 2021, the collection received a baseline level finding aid. Folder titles were based on those assigned by Library staff at the time of cataloging in 2012.
- Guide to the David Jones letters to Harman Grisewood collection
- In Progress
- Beinecke staff
- 2021 October
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
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