Correspondence File 28: 1936-1948

Scope and Content

Correspondence from Bennett family members to Joseph and Edith Bennett (whether as parents or grandparents). Includes letters written by John Gordon Bennett and his wife Dorothy after they returned to England from India, Auntie Hilda, Antony (son of John Gordon and Dorothy Bennett), Madge (daughter of John Gordon and Dorothy Bennett) and Maurice (son of John Gordon and Dorothy Bennett). Includes funeral ceremony for Edith Bennett at Louth Cemetery, 21 August 1948. A few of the letters are photocopies.

With cover sheet by Antony Bennett briefly describing each letter with some additional information regarding provenance and family history.


Chronological with files and letters numbered by a member of the Bennett family

Conditions Governing Access


Archivist's Note


Conditions Governing Use

For permission to publish, please contact Archives & Special Collections, SOAS Library in the first instance

Copyright held by the Bennett family