Archive Unit

Scope and Content

Notebooks written by Michael Redgrave, including those with personal thoughts on his life and relationships as well as those relating to his ideas on the acting profession, and notes for lectures and articles given and written by him.

This section also contains school exercise books belonging to both Michael Redgrave and his half sister, Peggy, as well as notebooks containing his mother, Margaret Scudamore's, reminiscences on her life as a touring actress when Michael Redgrave was a small boy.

For other articles and lectures written by Michael Redgrave see THM/31/5.


This sub-series is arranged in alphabetical order, with notebooks belonging to Peggy Anderson at the beginning, followed by those of Michael Redgrave and Margaret Scudamore. The books are then in chronological order.