USA and Canada tour correspondence

Scope and Content

Correspondence and other papers concerning the Sadler’s Wells Theatre Ballet tour of North America.

The letters relate to various matters concerning the tour such as practical arrangements for the tour, salaries for staff. This includes some letters between George Chamberlain while still in London and members of the company during the tour, with one referring to reactions to the death of King George VI.

Other papers include insurance policy and notes regarding insurance, and financial records.

The file contains mainly correspondence received and sent by George Chamberlain