Bundle of correspondence

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 133 FRD1/1/181
  • Former Reference
      GB 133 RDG393-409.
  • Dates of Creation
      5 May 1948-18 Mar 1953
  • Physical Description
      17 pieces.

Scope and Content

Principally with William Grimmond, but also including two letters from Katie Grimmond, both artists and illustrators. Topics covered include: the letter-head design for RD's new company, Robert Donat Productions Ltd, undertaken by William Grimmond during May-September 1948; a further design Grimmond is undertaking in December 1949 involving cupids (possibly publicity for The Cure for Love); and the death of Will Grimmond in August 1951. /14 is a handmade Christmas card from the Grimmonds.

Dated at: Farnham, Surrey.

Manuscript and typescript.