Vita Sackville-West papers
Scope and Contents
- Majority of material found within 1900 - 1960
Language of Materials
Conditions Governing Access
Conditions Governing Use
Immediate Source of Acquisition
June 2017 acquisition: Purchased from Glenn Horowitz Bookseller, Inc. on the James Marshall and Marie-Louise Osborn Collection Fund, 2017.
March 2018 acquisition: Purchased from Joan Winterkorn on the James Marshall and Marie-Louise Osborn Collection Fund, 2018.
17.01 Linear Feet (27 boxes)
A record for this collection is available in Orbis, the Yale University Library catalog
This collection received a basic level of processing, including rehousing and minimal organization.
Information included in the Description of Papers note and Collection Contents section is drawn from information supplied with the collection and from an initial survey of the contents. Folder titles appearing in the contents list below are often based on those provided by the creator or previous custodian. Titles have not been verified against the contents of the folders in all cases. Otherwise, folder titles are supplied by staff during initial processing.
This finding aid may be updated periodically to account for new acquisitions to the collection and/or revisions in arrangement and description.
- Authors, English -- 20th Century -- Archives
- Diaries -- England -- 20th Century
- Gardening -- England
- Grosvenor, Rosamund, 1888-1944
- LGBTQ resource
- Lesbian authors -- England
- Lesbians -- England
- Matheson, Hilda, 1888-1940
- Nicolson, Harold, 1886-1968
- Nicolson, Nigel
- Sackville, Lionel Edward Sackville-West, Baron, 1867-1928
- Sackville, Victoria Josephine Sackville-West, Lady, 1862-1936
- Sackville-West, V. (Victoria), 1892-1962
- Sissinghurst Castle (England)
- St. Aubyn, Gwen
- St. John, Christopher (Christopher Marie)
- Women authors
- Woolf, Virginia, 1882-1941
- Guide to the Vita Sackville-West Papers
- by Beinecke staff
- February 2014
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
- Language of description note
- Finding aid written in English.
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