G. K. CHESTERTON PAPERS. VOL. CXCI C (ff. 88). Various papers and photograp ... 

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G. K. CHESTERTON PAPERS. VOL. CXCI C (ff. 88). Various papers and photographs, including lists of property distributed after Frances Chesterton's death and correspondence of recipients with Dorothy Collins; correspondence of Dorothy Collins regarding the condition of the memorial to Chesterton; 1922-1953. For letters from Eric Gill regarding the memorial, see Add. 73195.

includes:

  • ff. 33v-34, 53v-54 Burgess, Holden and Watson; architects: Plans of extension to Top Meadow, home of G. K. Chesterton, and of Top Meadow Cottage, home of D. E. Collins: 1935-1939.
  • ff. 45-46 Dorothy Edith Collins, secretary to G K Chesterton: Beaconsfield Urban District Council: Correspondence of Dorothy Edith Collins with Beaconsfield Urban District Council: 1952: Typewritten copies.
  • f. 55 Rhoda Bastable, cousin of F A Chesterton: Letter from D. E. Collins to Rhoda Bastable: [1939]: Typewritten copy.
  • ff. 55-88 Dorothy Edith Collins, secretary to G K Chesterton: Papers and correspondence relating to the disposal of G. K. and Frances Chesterton's property: 1939: Partly typewritten copies.
  • ff. 59-63 Joan Braybrooke, wife of Michael Braybrooke: Letter, etc., from D. E. Collins to Joan Braybrooke: 1939: Partly typewritten copy.
  • ff. 64-72 Olga Burke, mother of P R Burke: Letter, etc., from D. E. Collins to Olga Burke: 1939: Partly typewritten copy.
  • ff. 73-74 Catherine Guinness, niece of F A Chesterton: Letter from D. E. Collins to Catherine Guinness: 1939: Typewritten copy.
  • ff. 75-81 Basil Oldershaw, son of L R F Oldershaw: Correspondence with D. E. Collins of Basil Oldershaw: [1938]-1953: Partly typewritten copies.
  • ff. 82-84 Pamela Oldershaw, daughter of L R F Oldershaw: Letter, etc., from D. E. Collins to Pamela Oldershaw: 1939: Partly typewritten copy.

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