Bundle of correspondence

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 133 FRD1/1/442
  • Former Reference
      GB 133 RDV15-22A.
  • Dates of Creation
      19 [Jun] 1947-29 Mar 1957
  • Physical Description
      9 pieces; 10 leaves.

Scope and Content

With John Vere, actor. Includes a number of greetings telegrams, namely: /1 good luck for [A Sleeping Clergyman] at the Criterion Theatre, June 1947; /5 a birthday telegram, March 1948; /7 good luck [in Murder in the Cathedral] at the Old Vic in March 1953; and /8 wedding congratulations in May 1953. The other letters contain references to: Vere's admiration for A Sleeping Clergyman; a visit to RD in March 1957; and an invitation to attend Sir Laurence [Olivier]'s play at the Royal Court Theatre in April 1957.

Manuscript and typescript.