Captain Edward D. Ridley: diaries and letters

Scope and Content

Transcripts of diaries and letters, photgraphs, telegrams, postcards, cuttings and maps from the First World War.

Access Information

Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (

Acquisition Information

Donated by Lady Ridley and Guy Ridley (mother and brother of the writer), 12th September 1945

Other Finding Aids

A catalogue of the collection can be found on ArchiveSearch.