Siegfried Sassoon Papers of the Sitwells, 1918-1957 PDF
- Sassoon, Siegfried
- Siegfried Sassoon Papers of the Sitwells
- 1918-1957 (inclusive)19181957
- 1 container., (.5 linear feet of shelf space.), (333 items.)
- Collection Number
- Cage 165
- Letters, clippings, postcards and pamphlets received from Edith, Osbert and Sacheverell Sitwell containing comments on English literary and social life. Included is a catalog of Cecil Beaton's work containing an appreciation by Osbert Sitwell.
- Washington State University Libraries, Manuscripts, Archives, and Special Collections.
Manuscripts, Archives, and Special Collections
Terrell Library Suite 12
- Access Restrictions
This collection is open for research use.
- Funding for encoding this finding aid was provided through a grant awarded by the National Endowment for the Humanities.
Content DescriptionReturn to Top
The collection consists of letters, clippings, postcards and pamphlets received by Siegfried Sassoon from Edith, Osbert and Sacheverelle Sitwell containing their comments on the English literary and social scene. Included is a catalog of Cecil Beaton's paintings and photographs which contains an appreciation by Osbert Sitwell.
Use of the CollectionReturn to Top
[Item Description]. Cage 165, Siegfried Sassoon Papers of the Sitwells . Manuscripts, Archives, and Special Collections, Washington State University Libraries, Pullman, WA.
Administrative InformationReturn to Top
Detailed Description of the CollectionReturn to Top
The following section contains a detailed listing of the materials in the collection.
Letters from Edith SitwellReturn to Top
Letters from Osbert SitwellReturn to Top
Letters from Sacheverell Sitwell and other letters and papersReturn to Top
Miscellaneous clippings, cut sheets and publications. Includes: Beaton, Cecil Walter Hardy, 1904-. Cecil Beaton: a catalogue of his paintings and photographs. [London, n.d.]. 11 p. front. port. Lists Cecil Beaton's photographs and paintings, with an appreciation by Osbert Sitwell (pp. 5-7). [not in Fifoot], undatedReturn to Top
Container(s): Folder 16
Names and SubjectsReturn to Top
- Personal Names :
- Sassoon, Siegfried, 1886-1967 --Archives (creator)
- Beaton, Cecil Walter Hardy, Sir, 1904-
- Sitwell, Edith, Dame, 1887-1964
- Sitwell, Osbert, 1892-1969
- Sitwell, Sacheverell, 1897-
- Occupations :
- Poets, English--20th century--Correspondence