Ralph [Strachey] to Pippa [Philippa Strachey]

Archive Unit
  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 106 9/27/B/009
  • Former Reference
      GB 106 ALC/4385
  • Dates of Creation
      12 Mar 1890
  • Physical Description
      1 item

Scope and Content

He is again back in Arthur's house. Is still investigating possibilities of sharing a house with friends. Enclosed Journal of Tour which lasted from Wed 5 Mar to Wed 12 Mar including visiting Cawnpore, Lucknow, Agra, the Taj Mahal, to Delhi via Aligarh 'where there is a Mahommedan College got up by Sir Syed Ahmed and Uncle John' shown round by one of the masters called Morison 'who said he had met Dorothy at the Chamberlains' (see letter from Gertrude Bell to Dorothy S. 3 Feb 1903 where she describes a visit to the Morisons and Letter from Mrs Morison to Philippa Strachey describing their visit of GB. 10 Mar 1910) At Delhi did sight seeing and some expeditions and then Monday after Papa went off to Bombay and R. returned to Allahabad. Sent from Allahabad