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Descriptive Summary and Abstract

Biographical Note

Scope and Content Note

Organization of the Papers

Restrictions

Online Catalog Terms

Related Material

Administrative Information

Description of Series

Item 1. Letters sent to Valentine Ackland from T.F. Powys, Feb. 8, 1921-July 9, 1952.

Item 2. Letters sent to Lucy Penny from T.F. Powys, December 20, 1927-July 12, 1947.

Cushing Memorial Library, Texas A & M University

Inventory of the Theodore Francis Powys Letters:

1914-1952.



Descriptive Summary and Abstract

Creator Powys, Theodore Francis.
Title Inventory of the Theodore Francis Powys Letters:
Dates 1914-1952.
Abstract Letters of Theodore Francis Powys to his sister, Lucy Penny, and the writer Valentine Ackland
Identification LIT MSS 00233
Extent .5 linear ft.
Language English.
Repository Cushing Memorial Library College Station, TX 77843-5000

Biographical Note

Theodore Francis Powys (1875-1953), British writer of short stories and novels, was the brother of John Cowper Powys and Llewelyn Powys. He was born in Derbyshire and spent most of his life in the West Country, writing mostly while living at East Chaldon in Dorset.

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Scope and Content Note

The letters are to his sister, Lucy Penny, and his friend and the writer Valentine Ackland.

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Organization of the Papers

This collection is organized into 2 items:
Item 1. Letters sent to Valentine Ackland from T.F. Powys, February 8, 1921-July 9, 1952.
Item 2. Letters sent to Lucy Penny from T.F. Powys, December 20, 1927-July 12, 1947.

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Restrictions

Access

No restrictions.

Usage Restrictions

Copyright is retained by the authors of items in these papers, or their descendants, as stipulated by United States copyright law.

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Online Catalog Terms

This collection is indexed under the following headings in the online catalog of Cushing Memorial Library. Researchers wishing to find related materials should search the catalog under these index terms.
Names
Penny, Lucy
Ackland, Valentine

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Related Material

Related materials located in the Inventory of the Llewelyn Powys Manuscript Book.

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Administrative Information

Provenance

Received in November 2004.

How to Cite the Collection

Theodore Powys Letters, 1914-1952, Cushing Memorial Library and Archives, Texas A&M University. Acquisition, November 2004

Processing Information

Processed by Steven Escar Smith in July 2005.

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Detailed Description of the Collection:

 

Item 1. Letters sent to Valentine Ackland from T.F. Powys, Feb. 8, 1921-July 9, 1952.

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1/1 15 Letters sent to Valentine Ackland from T.F. Powys, Feb. 8, 1921-July 9, 1952.

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Item 2. Letters sent to Lucy Penny from T.F. Powys, December 20, 1927-July 12, 1947.

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1/2 Letters sent to Lucy Penny from T.F. Powys, December 20, 1927-July 12, 1947.

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