Correspondence of Samuel Graves

Scope and Content

Sam Graves's correspondence with his father covers his various wartime occupations, his decision to study architecture at Cambridge and the financing thereof, and family news including of the Nicholson family.


Material arrived arranged in chronological order; this order has been maintained with occasional corrections to the chronology.


Canelluñ Collection number: CC0414

This refers to the arrangement of the papers in Robert Graves’ study before they were transferred to the College.

Custodial History

The last letter in this series, dated 30 December 1956, was originally filed in the correspondence of Jenny Nicholson.

Related Material

Reference: RG/N/Un; Association: see also; RG/N/Unsorted contains some correspondence and copy material from Sam Graves.;

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