G. K. CHESTERTON PAPERS. VOL. LV (ff. 146). Correspondence with:

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G. K. CHESTERTON PAPERS. VOL. LV (ff. 146). Correspondence with:

1. ff. 1-2. Pupils of Sacré Cœur Convent School, Timaru, New Zealand; [1928]. Forwarded by C. C. Martindale.

2. ff. 3-5v. Herbert Louis Samuel, 1st Viscount Samuel; 1911.

3. ff. 6-7v. Dorothy Leigh Sayers; 1932-1933.

4. ff. 8-9. Thomas Evelyn Scott-Ellis, 8th Baron Howard de Walden; 1921.

5. f. 10. Charles Kenneth Scott Moncrieff; 1929.

6. f. 11. Sir Owen Seaman; circa 1910.

7. ff. 12-12v. Robert Sencourt; 1933.

8. ff. 13-15. Michael G. Seymour Sewell, in religion Brocard Sewell; 1932. Signed.

9. f. 16. Invitation to the marriage of Lancelot de Giberne Sieveking and April Constance Corona Quilter; [1924]. Printed.

10. ff. 17-22v. Charles Sims; 1917-[1922].

11. ff. 23-23v. May Sinclair; 1926.

12. ff. 24-28v. Upton Beall Sinclair; 1914-1931. Partly signed. With a printed leaflet by Sinclair discussing his novel Oil.

13. ff. 29-30v. Frances Sitwell; 1903.

14. ff. 31-32v. Fred Skull; 1932.

15. ff. 33-35. Sir Henry Herman Slesser; 1925-[1929].

16. ff. 36-39v. Constance Smedley; 1903.

17. ff. 40-40v. Naomi Gwladys Royde Smith; 1929.

18. ff. 41-42v. Dame Ethel Mary Smyth; [1909].

19. ff. 43-44v. Kate Solomon; 1923.

20. ff. 45-50. Maurice Solomon; [1892-1895]. With incomplete letter from Chesterton.

21. ff. 51-56v. Arthur Soutten; n.d.

22. ff. 57-59v. Letter and envelope to Mrs ― Spencer, of Cranbrook, Kent; 1918. With a covering letter from Cecily B. Howie, mother-in-law of Mrs Spencer's nephew, to Dorothy Collins, of 1962.

23. ff. 60-61v. John Alfred Spender; 1905.

24. ff. 62-71v. Sir John Collings Squire; 1922-1933. Partly signed.

25. ff. 72-72v. William Thomas Stead; 1901. Signed.

26. ff. 73-76. Sir Arthur Herbert Drummond Ramsay Steel-Maitland; 1933.

27. ff. 77-78v. Cornelius Peter Steinthal; n.d.

28. ff. 79-79v. James Stephen; 1924.

29. ff. 80-80v. Alice M. Stoneman; 1928.

30. ff. 81-84. Marie Charlotte Carmichael Stopes; 1928. Partly signed. Partly printed. With a typewritten copy of a reply from Chesterton.

31. f. 85. John St Loe Strachey; 1925. Circular letter, signed.

32. f. 86. Luigi Sturzoi; 1931.

33. ff. 87-87v. Heywood Sumner; 1903.

34. ff. 88-90v. Halliday Gibson Sutherland; 1934. Signed. With a printed prospectus for Sutherland's Arches of the Years.

35. ff. 91-94. Hannen Swaffer; 1925-1929. Signed.

36. ff. 95-96. Stanisława Świetorzecka; 1927.

37. ff. 97-97v. Albert James Alroy Symons; [1931?].

38. ff. 98-99v. G. Langley Taylor, of the Council for the Preservation of Rural England, "Penn Country" Branch; 1931. Signed. With an incomplete typewritten draft, with autograph amendments, of Chesterton's reply, opposing the widening of the road by Jordans Meeting House.

39. ff. 100-101v. Typewritten copy of letter to Joseph Morgan Lloyd Thomas; circa 1908. With a covering letter from Lloyd Thomas to Frances Chesterton of 1938.

40. ff. 102-102v. Margaret Haig Thomas, 2nd Viscountess Rhondda; 1927.

41. f. 103. A. Raven Thomson; 1933. Signed.

42. f. 104. Frederic Ernest Tillemont-Thomason, of the Lecture League, on behalf of Bedford School; 1931. Signed.

43. ff. 105-106. Benjamin Tillett; 1934. Signed.

44. ff. 107-108v. Sir Herbert Beerbohm Tree; 1911. Signed.

45. ff. 109-110v. Frederick Herbert Trench; 1907.

46. ff. 111-112v. Reginald Turner; [1906].

47. f. 113. Geoffrey Cecil Twistleton-Wykeham-Fiennes, 18th Baron Saye and Sele; 1925.

48. ff. 114-124. Katherine Tynan Hinkson; 1906-1930.

49. ff. 125-127. Sigrid Undset; 1928-1931. With a visiting card.

50. f. 128. Autograph draft telegram apologizing for absence from University of Ireland Club dinner; n.d.

51. f. 129. Thomas Fisher Unwin; 1906. A signed circular letter.

52. ff. 130-130v. Sir Francis Patrick Fletcher Vane, 5th Bart., of the British Boy Scouts; 1911.

53. ff. 131-132v. Bernard Vaughan; [1910].

54. ff. 133-141v. Luigi Villari; 1929-1936. Partly signed. With a typewritten copy of a letter from Chesterton.

55. ff. 142-142v. M. Vinter; 1933.

56. ff. 143-144v. Harold E. F. Vivian; 1892.

57. ff. 145-146. Sir Sylvanus Percival Vivian; [1899?]. Asking for a cover design.

includes:

  • f. 1 Sacré Coeur Convent School; Timaru, New Zealand: Letter to G. K. Chesterton from Sacré Coeur Convent School (Timaru: [1928].
  • ff. 3-15v Brocard Sewell, OCarm: Correspondence with D. E. Collins of Michael G. Seymour Sewell: 1932-1976: Partly signed, partly typewritten copies.
  • f. 4 Herbert Louis Samuel, 1st Viscount Samuel: Letter to G. K. Chesterton from Herbert Louis Samuel: 1911.
  • ff. 6-7v Dorothy Leigh Sayers, author: Letter to G. K. Chesterton from Dorothy Leigh Sayers: 1932-1933.
  • f. 8 Thomas Evelyn Scott-Ellis, 8th Baron Howard de Walden: Letters to G. K. Chesterton from Thomas Evelyn Scott-Ellis: 1921-1925.
  • f. 10 Charles Kenneth Scott Moncrieff, author: Letter to G. K. Chesterton from Charles Kenneth Scott Moncrieff: 1929.
  • f. 11 Sir Owen Seaman, 1st Baronet: Letter to G. K. Chesterton from Sir Owen Seaman: circa 1910.
  • f. 12 Robert Sencourt, author: Letter to G. K. Chesterton from Robert Sencourt: 1933.
  • ff. 13-15 Brocard Sewell, OCarm: Letters to G. K. Chesterton from Michael G. Seymour Sewell: 1932-1935.
  • f. 16 Lancelot de Giberne Sieveking, DSC; of the BBC: April Constance Corona Quilter: Invitation to G. K. and Frances Chesterton to the marriage of L. de G. Sieveking and A. P. C. Quilter: [1924]: Printed.
  • ff. 17-22v Charles Sims, painter: Letters to G. K. Chesterton from Charles Sims: 1917-[1922].
  • f. 23 Miss May Sinclair, author: Letter to G. K. Chesterton from Miss May Sinclair: 1926.
  • ff. 24-28v Upton Beall Sinclair, author: Letters, etc., to G. K. Chesterton from Upton Beall Sinclair: 1914-1931: Partly signed. Partly printed.
  • ff. 26-27 Upton Beall Sinclair, author: Pamphlet on his book 'Oil!' by Upton Beall Sinclair: 1927: Printed.
  • f. 29 Frances Sitwell: Letter to G. K. Chesterton from Frances Sitwell: 1903.
  • f. 31 Dorothy Edith Collins, secretary to G K Chesterton: Fred Skull, of High Wycombe: Letter to Dorothy Edith Collins from Fred Skull: 1932.
  • ff. 33-35 Sir Henry Herman Schloesser, afterwards Slesser; Lord Justice of Appeal: Letters to G. K. Chesterton from Sir Henry Herman Schloesser: 1925-[1929].
  • f. 36 Frances Alice Chesterton, née Blogg; wife of G K Chesterton: Anne Constance Smedley, afterwards Armfield; author: Letter to Frances Alice Chesterton from Anne Constance Smedley: 1903.
  • f. 40 Naomi Gwladys Royde Smith, author: Letter to G. K. Chesterton from Naomi Gwladys Royde Smith: 1929.
  • f. 41 Ethel Mary Smyth, DBE; composer: Letter to G. K. Chesterton from Ethel Mary Smyth: [1909].
  • f. 43 Kate Solomon, step-mother of Maurice and Lawrence Solomon: Letter to G. K. Chesterton from Kate Solomon: 1923.
  • ff. 45-50 Maurice Solomon, of London Central Technical College: Correspondence with G. K. Chesterton of Maurice Solomon: [1892-1895].
  • ff. 51-56v Arthur Soutten, actor: Letters to G. K. Chesterton from Arthur Soutten: n.d.
  • f. 57 Mrs Spencer, mother of F E Spencer afterwards Bayley: Letter from G. K. Chesterton to Mrs. — Spencer: [1918].
  • f. 59 Dorothy Edith Collins, secretary to G K Chesterton: Cecily B. Howie, of Streatham Hill: Letter to Dorothy Edith Collins from Cecily B. Howie: 1962.
  • f. 60 John Alfred Spender, journalist: Letter to G. K. Chesterton from John Alfred Spender: 1905.
  • ff. 62-69, 71 Sir John Collings Squire, Editor, 'London Mercury': Letters, etc., to G. K. Chesterton from Sir John Collings Squire: 1922-1933: Partly signed.
  • f. 70 Sir John Collings Squire, Editor, 'London Mercury': Letters to F. A. Chesterton from Sir John Collings Squire: [1933]-1936.
  • f. 72 William Thomas Stead, Editor, 'The Pall Mall Gazette': Letter to G. K. Chesterton from William Thomas Stead: 1901: Signed.
  • ff. 73-76 Sir Arthur Herbert Drummond Ramsay Steel-Maitland, 1st Baronet: Frances Alice Chesterton, née Blogg; wife of G K Chesterton: Letters to G. K. and Frances Chesterton from Sir Arthur Herbert Drummond Ramsay Steel-Maitland: 1933.
  • f. 77 Cornelius Peter Steinthal: Letter to G. K. Chesterton from Cornelius Peter Steinthal: n.d.
  • f. 79 James Stephens, Irish poet and author: Letter to G. K. Chesterton from James Stephens: 1924.
  • f. 80 Alice M. Stoneman, of Preston: Letter to G. K. Chesterton from Alice M. Stoneman: 1928.
  • ff. 81-84 Marie Charlotte Carmichael Stopes, pioneer of birth control: Correspondence with G. K. Chesterton of Marie Charlotte Carmichael Stopes: 1928: Partly signed, partly typewritten copies, partly printed.
  • f. 85 John St Loe Strachey, Editor, 'The Spectator': Circular letter to G. K. Chesterton from John St Loe Strachey: 1925: Signed.
  • f. 86 Luigi Sturzoi: Letter to G. K. Chesterton from Luigi Sturzoi: 1931.
  • f. 87 Heywood Sumner, author and archaeologist: Letter to G. K. Chesterton from Heywood Sumner: 1903.
  • ff. 88-90v Halliday Gibson Sutherland, MD: Letter and prospectus sent to G. K. Chesterton from Halliday Gibson Sutherland: 1934: Signed with printed enclosure.
  • ff. 91-94 Hannen Swaffer, journalist and dramatic critic: Letters to G. K. Chesterton from Hannen Swaffer: 1925-1929: Signed.
  • f. 95 Stanislawa Swietorzecka, of Wilno, Poland: Letter to G. K. Chesterton from Stanislawa Swietorzecka: 1927.
  • f. 97 Alphonse James Albert known as A. J. A. Symons, alias Albert James Alroy; writer: Letter to G. K. Chesterton from Albert James Alroy Symons: [1931?].
  • ff. 98-99v G. Langley Taylor, Secretary, Council for the Preservation of Rural England, 'Penn Country' Branch: Correspondence with G. K. Chesterton of G. Langley Taylor: 1931-1932: Partly signed, partly typewritten copy.
  • ff. 100-101v Reverend Joseph Morgan Lloyd Thomas, religious writer: Frances Alice Chesterton, née Blogg; wife of G K Chesterton: Correspondence with G. K. and Frances Chesterton of Rev. Joseph Morgan Lloyd Thomas: 1938: Partly typewritten copy.
  • f. 102 Margaret Haig Thomas, 2nd Viscountess Rhondda; afterwards Mackworth: Letter to G. K. Chesterton from Margaret Haig Thomas: 1927.
  • f. 103 A. Raven Thomson, of the British Union of Fascists: Letter to G. K. Chesterton from A. Raven Thomson: 1933: Signed.
  • f. 104 Frederic Ernest Tillemont-Thomason, Director of the Lecture League: Letter to G. K. Chesterton from Frederic Ernest Tillemont-Thomason: 1931: Signed.
  • ff. 105-106 Benjamin Tillett, MP; labour leader: Letters to G. K. Chesterton from Benjamin Tillett: 1934: Signed.
  • f. 107 Sir Herbert Beerbohm Tree, actor-manager: Letter to G. K. Chesterton from Sir Herbert Beerbohm Tree: 1911: Signed.
  • f. 109 Frederick Herbert Trench, poet and playwright: Letter to G. K. Chesterton from Frederick Herbert Trench: 1907.
  • f. 111 Reginald Turner, author: Letter to G. K. Chesterton from Reginald Turner: [1906].
  • f. 113 Geoffrey Cecil Twistleton-Wykeham-Fiennes, 18th Baron Saye and Sele: Letter to G. K. Chesterton from Geoffrey Cecil Twistleton-Wykeham-Fiennes: 1925.
  • ff. 114-124 Frances Alice Chesterton, née Blogg; wife of G K Chesterton: Katherine Tynan, afterwards Hinkson; writer: Letters to G. K. and Frances Chesterton from Katherine Tynan: 1906-1930.
  • ff. 125-127 Sigrid Undset, Norwegian author: Letters and visiting card to G. K. Chesterton from Sigrid Undset: 1928-1931.
  • f. 128 University of Ireland Club: Text for telegram from G. K. Chesterton from University of Ireland Club: n.d.
  • f. 129 Thomas Fisher Unwin, publisher: Circular letter to G. K. Chesterton from Thomas Fisher Unwin: 1906: Signed.
  • f. 130 Sir Francis Patrick Fletcher Vane, 5th Baronet: Letter to G. K. Chesterton from Sir Francis Patrick Fletcher Vane: 1911.
  • f. 131 Bernard Vaughan, SJ: Letter to G. K. Chesterton from Bernard Vaughan: [1910].
  • ff. 133-141v Dorothy Edith Collins, secretary to G K Chesterton: Luigi Villari, Italian journalist: Correspondence with G. K. Chesterton and D. E. Collins of Luigi Villari: 1929-1936: Partly signed, partly typewritten copy.
  • f. 142 Miss M. Vinter, of Exmouth: Letter to G. K. Chesterton from Miss M. Vinter: 1933.
  • f. 143 Harold E. F. Vivian, schoolfriend of G K Chesterton at St Paul's: Letter to G. K. Chesterton from Harold E. F. Vivian: 1892.
  • f. 145 Sir Sylvanus Percival Vivian, civil servant: Letter to G. K. Chesterton from Sir Sylvanus Percival Vivian: [1899?].

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