Three autograph postcards from Harold and Elizabeth Hobson to Jack Walter and Catharine Lambert

Bodleian Library, University of Oxford

Original catalogue by Judith Priestman. EAD version by Rachael Gardner
2016


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Shelfmark: MS. Eng. c. 6859, fols. 23-25
Title: Three autograph postcards from Harold and Elizabeth Hobson to Jack Walter and Catharine Lambert
Dates of Creation: 1969-1972, n.d.
Extent: 3 leaves
Language(s) of Material: English



Biographical/Historical

Sir Harold Hobson (1904-1992) was a theatre critic for The Sunday Times and his wife Elizabeth Hobson (1900-1979) was a schoolteacher. Jack Walter Lambert (1917-1985) was a literary critic and literary and arts editor for The Sunday Times. His wife Catharine (b.1918) was a vocal coach.


Scope and Content

Three autograph postcards from Harold and Elizabeth Hobson to Jack Walter and Catharine Lambert.


Immediate Source of Acquisition

Given by Catherine Lambert, 7 Jul 2004.


Preferred Form of Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Library MS. Eng. c. 6859, fol. 23


Access Point(s)

Hobson | Gladys Bessie (Elizabeth) | nee Johns | 1900-1979 | schoolteacher

Hobson | Harold | Sir | 1904-1992 | theatre critic

Lambert | Catherine | nee Read | b. 1918 | vocal coach

Lambert | Jack Walter | 1917-1985 | literary critic and editor

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