Collection Level Description: Papers of Richard Ellis Roberts
Reference: MSS. Eng. lett. d. 446-7; MS. Eng. poet. d.
Title: Papers of Richard Ellis Roberts
Dates of Creation: 1917-39, n.d.
Extent: 3 shelfmarks
Name of Creator: Richard Ellis
Language of Material: English
Richard Ellis Roberts (1879-1953) was a journalist.
Scope and Content
Papers of Richard Ellis Roberts comprising:
- letters to Ellis and Harriet Roberts, 1927-39, n.d., including 11 letters from Florence Beerbohm to Harriet Roberts and 1
letter to Ellis Roberts, 1931-6, n.d.; 11 letters from Mary Butts to Ellis Roberts and 1 letter to Harriet Roberts, 1933-6;
10 letters from H.R.L. Sheppard, 1936-7; and 28 letters from Helen Waddell, 1927-39, n.d.
- letters to Ellis and Harriet Roberts, 1898-1939, n.d., including a letter from Ellis Roberts to Katharine Tynan, 1923; engravings
by Robert Gibbings, 1926 and a letter from Ellis Roberts to Kingsley Martin, 1932.
- 45 poems by Richard Ellis Roberts, 1917-28, n.d., with two photographs, n.d.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Presented to the Library in 1976.
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Poetry | 20th century
Beerbohm | Florence
Kahn | fl 1910-1936 | actress, wife of Sir Henry Maximillian
Butts | Mary | 1890-1937 | author
Gibbings | Robert
John | 1889-1958 | author and illustrator
Hinkson | Katharine | 1861-1931 | nee Tynan, poet
Martin | Basil Kingsley | 1897-1969 | journalist
Roberts | Richard Ellis | 1879-1953 | journalist
Sheppard | Hugh Richard Lawrie | 1880-1937 | Dean of
Waddell | Helen | 1889-1965 | historian
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