Notebook: various drafts

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 1840 RW/08/06
  • Dates of Creation
      c 1960s
  • Physical Description
      63 ff.

Scope and Content

Notebook containing various fragmentary drafts for stories and journalistic pieces. Includes journalistic piece on unnamed village near Hereford, 'The Village' (ff 2-2v), article about the Summerson committee recommendations and their impact on teaching art (ff10-11v), short story titled 'The Ikon' (ff 13-14v), journalistic article titled 'Art Exhibition at Brunner Library' (ff 15-16), with further draft on loose sheets within book, untitled fragment of longer story about a school teacher (ff21-39), fragment of journalistic article entitled 'The John Moore's Exhibition, Walker Art Gallery, Liverpool' (ff 40) and a journalistic article on Whitehall, Hartford. The notebook also contains vocabulary lists, household accounts (possibly written by Jean Westall) rough sketches and notes for meditations and prayers by Westall. Also includes religious piece, dated 30th August, in Jean Westall's hand.