EILEEN BLAIR PAPERS

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Details of EILEEN BLAIR PAPERS
Title: EILEEN BLAIR PAPERS
Reference: ORWELL/K
Description:

Including O'Shaughnessy Family material

 

Legal Documents

 

Birth Certificate certified copy -1967 25-Sep 1905

 

Will certified copy 25-Mar 1945

 

Death certificate certified copy -1965 29-Mar 1945

 

Personal Papers

 

School exercise book notes on Logic St Hugh's [192-]

 

with typescript of Act II of unknown play enclosed 75 ff

 

Family snapshots 1938-1939

 

Laurence Senior, Junior, Gwen et al

 

Shorthand notes copy 12 ff nd

 

Typescript of above

 

Burial papers certificate of right of burial and covering note 17-Jul 1945

 

receipt re grave headstone 15-Aug 1945

 

Letters to Eileen

 

From Orwell KEPT IN MAIN SEQUENCE G

 

Letter from Orwell written in pencil on pages torn from notebook 6 pp plus typescript of same [1937] 6 pp

 

From family members

 

copy Letter from Marjorie Dakin (O's sister) to Eileen and O 03-Oct 1938 3 ff

 

From others (STILL TO BE CHECKED FOR ORIGINALS) KEEP WITH OTHER SPANISH MATERIAL

 

manuscript Letter from E Smillie, father of Robert Smillie, who knew Orwell in Spain and died in prison there 09-May 1937 1 f

 

copy Letter from George Kopp? details of O's wound 10-Jun 1937 9 ff

 

manuscript Letter from David Murray events in Spain 01-Jul 1937 2 ff

 

typescript Letter from the ILP events in Spain 10-Jul 1937 1 f

 

typescript/manuscript Letter from Emma Goldman on behalf of The SIA with Orwell's garden sketch 21-Mar 1938 1 f

 

copy Letter from Emma Goldman on behalf of The SIA 14-Apr 1938 1 f

 

typescript Letter from Sir Compton mackenzie O's book 25-May 1938 1 f

 

typescript/manuscript copy Letter from George Kopp escape 08-Sep 1940 6 ff

 

manuscript Letter from Arthur Keith 28-Aug 1941 1 f

 

Letters from Eileen Blair

 

To Orwell KEPT IN MAIN SEQUENCE H

 

Letter from Eileen Blair to GO [Feb/Mar] 1945

 

Letter from Eillen Blair to GO 21-Mar 1945

 

Letter from Eileen GO 29-Mar 1945

 

To family members KEPT WITH OTHER SPANISH MATERIAL (C)

 

manuscript Letter from EB to her mother from Barcelona 22-Mar 1937 2 ff

 

manuscript Telegram from EB to the Balir family wounding 24-May 1937

 

copy Letter from Eileen Blair to her brother Laurence (Eric) from Barcelona 01-May 1937 2 ff

 

copy From Eileen to "Eric" about O's progress [Jun] [1937] 2 ff

 

copy From Eileen to Ida Blair Marrakesh 15-Sep 1938 6 ff

 

copy from Eileen to Marjorie Marrakesh 27-Sep 1938 4 ff

 

To others

 

copy Letter to John McNair enclosing translation of Kopp's ultimatum to the Chief of Police, a copy of Kopp's covering letters to Laurence O'Shaughnessy, and extracts from a letter to Eileen 29-Jul 1937 10 ff Kept in C

 

copy Letter from Eileen Blair to Denys King-Farlow 22-Jun 1938 2 ff Kept in C

 

copy Letter from Eileen Blair to Geoffrey [Gorer] 04-Oct 1938 Kept in C

 

copy Letter from Eileeen to Lettice Cooper 23-Mar 1945

 

copy Letter from Eileen to Cyril Connolly 25-Mar 1945

 

Letters to Gwen O'Shaughnessy (EB's sister-in-law)

 

From Orwell KEPT IN MAIN SEQUENCE G

 

Manuscript with typescript copy in pencil Haymires 01-Jan 1948 2ff

 

Typescript with manuscript signature Barnhill 28-Nov 1948 1 f

 

Typescript with manuscript signature Cotswolds 17-Apr 1949 1 f

 

Letter from Arthur Clinton to Gwen and Eric nd [1937/38]

 

Letters to Laurence O'Shaughnessy ("Eric")

 

copy From Humphrey Dakin nd before 1944

 

Envelope addressed to Eric O'Shaughnessy Hamburg 19-Jun 1937 Kept in C

  

copy Eileen Blair by Lettice Cooper signed typescript and typescript copy 12 ff

 

Details from University College London records collected by Ian Angus

 

Eileen was student in 1934-35 2 ff to personal

 

Letters from other family members

 

Letter from Nellie Adam, nee Limouzin, (Ida's sister)

 

copy to Marjorie Dakin 16-Apr 1945

 

Letter from Nellie Adam, nee Limouzin, (Ida's sister) to Marjorie Dakin 08-Apr 1946

 

still to be checked Letter from Nellie Adam, nee Limouzin, (Ida's sister) to Marjorie Dakin 08-Aug 1938

 

copy Letter from Henry Dakin (Marjorie's son) to "family" from Kampala 19-Nov nd

Held by: London University: University College London (UCL) Special Collections, not available at The National Archives
Language: English

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