Sir James Gow Mann - Papers - Letters - F.H. Cripps-Day [3]

Object Title

Sir James Gow Mann - Papers - Letters - F.H. Cripps-Day [3]

Sir James Gow Mann - Papers - Letters - F.H. Cripps-Day [3]

Date

1927

Reference

MANN 18/6 3

Level

Item

Scope and Content

1927/1: a, b, c: Letter to F.H. Cripps-Day from C.J. Mitchell, accepting an invitation to lunch; a card to JGM asking him to meet Col. Mitchell '(R.A.M.C. I think) who did helmet hunting' and a sheet of paper with a sketch of an 'early single ring sword', with a note from FHCD thanking for information. [All inserted in envelope postmarked 5 Jan 1927],
1927/2: Letter from F.H. Cripps-Day to 'Dear boy', from 38, York Terrace, dated 18.3.27,
1927/3: a, b, c, d, e: Typescript invitation to a Meyrick Society dinner on 3rd May, from the Secretary, Arthur F. Rowe dated 19 April, 1927; Typescript letter from Harry Plowman to FHCD about dress for the dinner; Telegram to JGM from 'Barry Ockwells' agreeing 'much better dress for the dinner'; Wallace collection Memorandum slip from JGM to 'Dear Cripps-Day' enclosing this and asking for it back; A note from FHCD to 'Dear Mann' agreeing. [All inserted in an envelope postmarked 19 Ap 27 which has notes on it in JGM's hand, ia. 'Henry the Lion helmet de Cosson went to play at Pal. Vendramin as a child & saw this helmet & got it later',
1927/4: Letter from F.H. Cripps-Day, The Imperial Hotel, Bournemouth, dated 19.v.27, mentioning that 'there is a sale at Brownsea Island near here on June 13...',
1927/5: Letter from F.H. Cripps-Day from Forbes - Fraser Nursing Home, in pencil, dated Sept. 23. [Postmarked Bath 23 Sep 1927],
1927/6: Letter from F.H. Cripps-Day to 'My dear James' dated 10 Oct. [1927 in JGM's hand] no address, but 'I am home from Bath. I shall soon be well.',
1927/7: Letter from F.H. Cripps-Day from 38, York Terrace, N.W., dated 15.x.27 hoping to come and see the baby,
1927/8: Letter from F.H. Cripps-Day to 'My dear James' from 38, York Terrace, N.W., dated 31.x.27, 'I am so glad to hear about Helen Antonia.' [Postmarked 31 Oct 1927].

Extent

1 folder

Access Conditions

Open access

Contents

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