Engagement diary 1930

Scope and Content

Engagement diary with brief details of appointments, places travelled to, concerts, lectures, rehearsals, and a few brief memoranda. Includes more detailed entries for a trip to Chichester from 14 February- 17 February, a trip to Cheltenham and Gloucester from 21 February- 28 February, a trip to Chichester in June, a trip to Buckingham from 23 June-28 June, a trip to Newark, Grantham and Lincoln from 30 July- 7 August, and other various shorter trips within the UK.

Diary entries regarding Gustav Holst's travel outside the UK are generally fuller and more detailed with notes about travel schedules and arrangements, and activities and appointments kept while travelling. This includes details for a trip to the Netherlands from 9 April 1930- 26 April 1930.

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