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Collection Level Description: Papers of Vivienne Haigh Eliot

Reference: MSS. Eng. lett. b. 20-2, c. 382-4; Eng. misc. c. 621-4, d. 936/1-4, e. 876-8, f. 532
Title: Papers of Vivienne Haigh Eliot
Dates of Creation: 1914-36
Extent: 15 shelfmarks

Language of Material: English

Administrative/Biographical History

Vivienne Haigh Eliot (d 1947) was the first wife of T.S. Eliot.

Scope and Content

Papers of Vivienne Haigh Eliot, consisting of:

Administrative Information

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The papers were bequeathed to the Library by Mrs Eliot in 1947.

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Further Information

Finding Aids

M. Clapinson and T.D. Rogers, Summary Catalogue of Post-Medieval Western Manuscripts in the Bodleian Library Oxford. Acquisitions 1916-1975. (Oxford, 1991), vol. I, nos. 40518-32.

Access Points


Eliot | Vivienne Haigh | d 1947 | wife of TS Eliot

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