Letters from children, schools and colleges

Scope and Content

Partly typewritten, partly autograph letters from children and teachers, some sent by schoolchildren with questions about Hughes's work, drawings and photographs of projects, many relating to The Iron Man. Also includes letters requesting support for fundraising by schools and colleges, or personal visits and some examples of children's creative writing.


Arranged alphabetically by school when the name is clearly given or otherwise by the name of the individual.

Conditions Governing Access


Not Public Record(s)

Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements

9 folders and 1 oversize item in a melinex enclosure