Photocopies of ms and ts letters from Spike Milligan to Graves, 1965 to 1976, bearing occasional drawings and poems; one original letter (7 July 1975); and two Christmas cards signed by Milligan and his wife Shelagh. Also, one photocopy ts letter from Milligan to Beryl Graves (16 September 1980) and one original ms letter to Beryl Graves (8 December 1985). The series also contains a sheet bearing copies of 'The Owl' motif, marked "Copied by AAR" and "Spike Milligan", and three press cuttings of letters to the editor by Milligan and an interview with his biographer, Pauline Scudamore.
Correspondence of Spike Milligan
- This material is held at
- ReferenceGB 473 RG/J/Milligan
- Dates of Creation1965 to 1988
- Physical Description1 folder
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Scope and Content
Correspondence arranged in approximate chronological order, following the order in 'Dear Robert, Dear Spike'.
Canelluñ Collection number: CC0438
This refers to the arrangement of the papers in Robert Graves’ study before they were transferred to the College.
Location of Originals
Probably in the Milligan papers at St John's College, Oxford.