Papers relating to the work of Isaac Rosenberg, 1890-1918

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Typescript and other material collected by Gordon Bottomley and Denys W. Harding as part of their research whilst writing The collected works of Isaac Rosenberg, London: Chatto and Windus, 1937. The collection includes works of Isaac Rosenberg, and correspondence with members of the Rosenberg family and members of the literary and art world. The collection may include some material in Rosenberg's hand. Also included is correspondence with Mrs Annie Wynick, sister of Rosenberg.

Administrative / Biographical History

Isaac Rosenberg was born in Bristol in 1890, moving to East London in 1897. This promising early literary and artistic career was cut short by his death in 1918 whilst fighting in the 1914-1918 War.

Conditions Governing Access

Accessible to all bone fide readers

Other Finding Aids

Typescript catalogue available in the University of Bristol Special Collections

Conditions Governing Use

Permission should be sought from the University of Bristol Special Collections

Custodial History

These papers were presented in July 1982 by Professor Denys Harding.

Bibliography

Used in the production of Gordon Bottomley and Denys W. Harding, The collected works of Isaac Rosenberg, London: Chatto and Windus, 1937

Geographical Names