A small collection of autograph drafts typescripts and proofs, many revised and signed with autograph corrections, of his poems The Enemy ; Farewells ; Birthday Gifts ; The Lover's Lute ; Anarki ; The Rebel Heart and others.
Sir John Collings Squires Papers
- This material is held at
- ReferenceGB 150 JS
- Dates of Creation[1900s]-[1950s]
- Name of Creator
- Language of MaterialEnglish
- Physical Description48 items
Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
Sir John Collings Squires, 1884-1958, writer and journalist.
Reference: University of Birmingham, Guide to Special Collections Archives and Manuscripts ( http://www.is.bham.ac.uk/specialcoll/archives_btb.htm ). Accessed January 2002.
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Immediate Source of Acquisition
This collection was purchased at Sotheby's in June 1979.
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Conditions Governing Use
Permission to make any published use of any material from the collection must be sought in advance in writing from the University Archivist, Special Collections. Identification of copyright holders of unpublished material is often difficult. Special Collections will assist where possible with identifying copyright owners, but responsibility for ensuring copyright clearance rests with the user of the material.
Further deposits are not expected.