Letters and papers of Jack Eric Morpurgo

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Letters and papers in connection with his biography of Sir Barnes Wallis: (items 1-347) General correspondence; (348-526) correspondence with Sir Barnes and Lady Wallis; (527-678) correspondence with Messrs Longman; (679-719) correspondence with Messrs Penguin Books; (720-744) miscellaneous papers

Administrative / Biographical History

Jack Eric Morpurgo (b. 1918), was Professor of American Literature at the University of Leeds, from 1969 to 1983

Conditions Governing Access

Access is unrestricted

Acquisition Information

Gift of Professor Morpurgo, August 1983

Note

In English

Other Finding Aids

None

Corporate Names