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Siegfried Sassoon collection, 1919-1955

 Collection
Identifier: 1981-001

Scope and Contents

This is an artificial collection comprised from several purchases. It includes correspondence, dating from 1931 to 1934, between Sassoon and Thomas Balston of Gerald Duckworth & Co., Ltd., Morchard Bishop, Raymond Mortimer and Arthur Waley, as well as writings including 8 individual autograph poems, a galley proof of This Glib Garland (1931), and drafts, mock-up, and proof copy of Poems by Pinchbeck Lyre (1931). Also included is a 1920 studio portrait of Sassoon inscribed to him by J.B. Pond. Further materials may be located in the books found in Len Weaver library of Siegfried Sassoon, searchable in the online catalog.

Dates

  • 1919 - 1955

Creator

Language

Materials are in English.

Conditions Governing Access

This material is open for research use by any registered reader.

Conditions Governing Use

Unpublished manuscripts are under copyright. Permission to publish, quote, or reproduce must be secured from the repository and the copyright holder.

Extent

18 Linear Feet (1 half sized box. (Linear feet includes the bibliographic collection.))

Physical Location

Collection shelved on 3rd floor.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Purchase

Creator

Title
Siegfried Sassoon collection, 1919-1955
Status
Completed
Author
Milissa Burkart
Date
1994 March
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
English

Repository Details

Part of the The University of Tulsa, McFarlin Library, Department of Special Collections & University Archives Repository

Contact:
McFarlin Library
University of Tulsa
2933 E. 6th St
Tulsa 74104-3123 US US
918-631-2496
918-631-5022 (Fax)