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SIR SHANE LESLIE PAPERS
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Box: 32 Fold: 15 Correspondence to Shane Leslie from "Anna"
2/7/1952

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence to Shane Leslie signed, "Anna."

Box: 32 Fold: 16 Correspondence to Shane Leslie from "Barbara"
1948-56

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence to Shane Leslie signed, "Barbara." 7 ALS.

Box: 32 Fold: 17 Correspondence to Shane Leslie from "Chris"
1950

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence to Shane Leslie signed, "Chris" 2 ALS.

Box: 32 Fold: 18 Correspondence to Shane Leslie from "Gillian"
1970-71

DESCRIPTION: iContains correspondence to Shane Leslie signed, "Gillian" 4 ALS. 1 TLS fragment (first 2 pages missing). 1 undated TLS.

Box: 32 Fold: 19 Correspondence to Shane Leslie from Hope Sloane
1952

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence to Shane Leslie from Hope Sloane. 2 ALS.

Box: 32 Fold: 20 Correspondence from Shane Leslie to "Isabel"/"Isabelle"
1946-49

DESCRIPTION: Contains letters from Shane Leslie to friend Isabel/Isabelle. Accompanied by autograph note by Shane Leslie: "To Isabel -- of Evanston Chicago met in Paris -- friend of Alex and Marie -- married her German doctor -- he died and she disappeared."

Box: 32 Fold: 21 Correspondence to Shane Leslie from "Jennie"
1950

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence to Shane Leslie signed, "Jennie" 2 ALS.

Box: 32 Fold: 22 Correspondence to Shane Leslie from "Josephine"
1939

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence to Shane Leslie signed, "Josephine" ALS + TLS.

Box: 32 Fold: 23 Correspondence from Shane Leslie to "Judy"
1935-37

DESCRIPTION: Contains letters from Shane Leslie to "Judy"

Box: 32 Fold: 24 Correspondence to Shane Leslie from "Lena"
Incomplete dates

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence to Shane Leslie signed, "Lena" re Vivien Leigh's death.

Box: 32 Fold: 25 Correspondence to Shane Leslie from "Marianne"
1934

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence to Shane Leslie signed, "Marianne" 2 ALS. Includes ALS from Shane Leslie.

Box: 32 Fold: 26 Correspondence to Shane Leslie from "Marney"
1968-69

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence to Shane Leslie signed, "Marney." 2 ALS.

Box: 32 Fold: 27 Correspondence to Shane Leslie from "May"
1970

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence to Shane Leslie signed, "May" 2 ALS.

Box: 32 Fold: 28 Correspondence to Shane Leslie from "Robin"
1943-51

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence to Shane Leslie signed, "Robin" 6 ALS.

Box: 32 Fold: 29 Correspondence to Shane Leslie from "Rosalind"
1967-68

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence to Shane Leslie signed, "Rosalind" 2 ALS.

Box: 32 Fold: 30 Correspondence to Shane Leslie from "Sheila"
1942-43

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence to Shane Leslie signed, "Sheila" 2 ALS.

Box: 32 Fold: 31 Correspondence from Shane Leslie to "Sheila"
1938-39

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence from Shane Leslie to "Sheila."

Box: 32 Fold: 32 Correspondence to Shane Leslie from "Sonia"
1954

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence to Shane Leslie signed, "Sonia" 2 ALS.

Box: 32 Fold: 33 Correspondence to Shane Leslie from "Sybil"
1956-63

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence to Shane Leslie signed by two different individuals named "Sybil" Total: 2 ALS.

Box: 32 Fold: 34 Correspondence to Shane Leslie from "Yvonne"
1950

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence to Shane Leslie signed, "Yvonne" 5 ALS.

Box: 33 Fold: 1 Shane Leslie - Correspondence Sent 1900s
c.1900-1919

DESCRIPTION: Contains miscellaneous correspondence written by Shane Leslie to various individuals. Includes ALS to Lady Ashbourne (7/6/1914), and 4 ALS to Mr. Barclay (9/13/1918-12/11/1918).

Box: 33 Fold: 2 Shane Leslie - Correspondence Sent 1920s
c.1920-29

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence by Shane Leslie to various individuals (surnames not identified).

Box: 33 Fold: 3 Shane Leslie - Correspondence Sent 1930s
c.1930-39

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence by Shane Leslie to various individuals (surnames not identified).

Box: 33 Fold: 4 Shane Leslie - Correspondence Sent 1944
1944

DESCRIPTION: Contains ALS (1/29/1944) from Shane Leslie to the controller of Her Majesty's Household, Windsor Castle, re death of his father, Sir John Leslie (2nd baronet). Includes ALS to editor of the Belfast newsletter (11/23/1944) re Ireland.

Box: 33 Fold: 5 Shane Leslie - Correspondence Sent 1950s
c.1950-59

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence sent by Shane Leslie to various individuals (not identified).

Box: 33 Fold: 6 Shane Leslie - Correspondence Sent 1960s
c.1960-69

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence sent by Shane Leslie to various individuals (not identified). Includes ALS (11/23/1962) to Peregrine Francis Albert Cust, Lord Brownlow (6th baron). Also includes TL carbon to the Bishop of Southwark, 12/16/1962.

Box: 33 Fold: 7 Shane Leslie - Correspondence Sent (undated)
undated

DESCRIPTION: Contains undated correspondence from Shane Leslie to various individuals (unidentified).

Box: 33 Fold: 8 Shane Leslie - Correspondence (Autograph Copies)
1859-1948

DESCRIPTION: Contains notebook of autograph copies by Shane Leslie of correspondence to himself and others. Note: some copies are annotated transcriptions by Sir Shane recalling various parts of letters from notable individuals. Correspondents include (in order of appearance) -

@ Lord Curzon to Leonie Leslie 11/13/1916

@ Duchess of Connaught (Princess Louise Margaret of Prussia, wife of Arthur William Duke of Connaught) to Leonie Leslie (1/14/1915) re World War One.

@ Charles Beresford to "LL" (?) 11/2/1859

@ Pat Stratmore to Shane Leslie(?) 1/10/1947 w/ reply from latter 1/14/1947.

@ Richard Norton to Shane Leslie n.d.

@ Princess Sermonata (nee Colonna) to Leonie Leslie re Pius X, 4/10/1908.

@ Somerset Maugham re Lily Langtry's true love, n.d.

@ Ruth Draper 12/9/1937

@ Logan Pearsall Smith to Leonie Leslie 7/21/1943

@ Sean O'Kelly 1/17/1942

@ James Ramsay MacDonald to Hazel Lavery 4/20/1930

@ Robert Gilbert Lord Vansittart 12/17/1948

@ Duke of Alba 12/22/1936

@ Duke of Windsor to Shane Leslie re Henry Peter Hansell, 10/2/1959

@ Correspondence re Olive Guthrie and Lily Langtry

@ Kathleen Hilton Young to Shane Leslie 6/6/1928

@ Correspondence to/re Lord Acton 9/16/1900

@ King George of Greece to Olive Guthrie c.1930-36

@ Crown Prince Gustaf (VI?) of Sweden to Leonie Leslie 5/31/1933

@ Princess Daisy to the Duke of Connaught 12/14/1907

@ Princess Beatrice to Leonie Leslie 12/9/1928



Box: 33 Fold: 9 Shane Leslie - Correspondence (Autograph Copies)
1915-1942

DESCRIPTION: Disassembled notebook containing autograph notes by Shane Leslie re various individuals/acquaintances. Includes autograph copies of letters as follows -

@ Cecil Arthur Spring-Rice to Shane Leslie 11/14/1915, 3/24/1916, 5/17/1917.

@ Stephen Gaselee from Shane Leslie 1/20/1942.

@ Cahir Healy to Shane Leslie, original TLS 3/1/1965

@ John Murray from Shane Leslie re "Long Shadows" 6/19/1965.

Box: 33 Fold: 10 Shane Leslie - Love letter
1926

DESCRIPTION: Contains fragment of autograph love letter by Shane Leslie. Annotation in Sir Shane's hand reads: "A wonderful letter written to give a woman an idea of what a love letter should be in the Latin lyrical shape - slightly mocking-heroical. But to whom?"

Box: 33 Fold: 11 Shane Leslie - Correspondence Fragments
1917-1955

DESCRIPTION: Contains fragments of autograph letters from Shane Leslie to unidentified addressees.

Box: 33 Fold: 12 Shane Leslie - Correspondence (Autograph Copies)
1892-1938

DESCRIPTION: Pages from a disassembled notebook containing autograph transcriptions by Shane Leslie of letters as follows -

@ William Butler Yeats re death of Lady Gregory, n.d.

@ Standish O'Grady - notes by Sir Shane.

@ Wilfrid Ward to Shane Leslie, n.d.

@ Sir Charles Webster to Shane Leslie 11/20/1920

@ Margot Asquith to Constance Leslie 10/14/1892.

@ Sir John Lavery to Shane Leslie 10/31/1922

@ Elizabeth Russell to Shane Leslie (?) n.d.

@ Sydney Cockerell to Shane Leslie re Wilfrid Scawen Blunt, 9/27/1938.

Total: 10 sheets.

Box: 33 Fold: 13 Shane Leslie - Correspondence (Autograph Copies)
1898-1925

DESCRIPTION: Pages from a notebook containing autograph transcriptions by Iris C. Leslie of correspondence to Shane Leslie and Leonie Blanche Leslie.

@ George Moore to Leonie Leslie, 10 letters, c.1898-1925. 13 sheets.

@ Aidan Cardinal Gasquet to Shane Leslie, 10 letters, 7/30/1913-5/8/1924. 10 sheets.

@ Raphael Cardinal Merry del Val to Father Philip, 1 letter, 4/6/1929.

@ Edward Marsh, private secretary to Winston Churchill, 1 letter to Leonie Leslie, 3/11/1922.

@ Letters to Shane Leslie re his book, "The Oppidan." Includes Blanche Warre Cornish, F.F. Romanes, L.D. Cancellor, Edward Dent, Edmund Sidney Pollock Haynes, Florence Willert, H.E. Vesey.

Box: 34 Fold: 1 "Long Shadows" - Correspondence File
1966

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence to Shane Leslie about his autobiography, "Long Shadows." Includes: Elsie (Kipling) Bambridge*, Msgr. John M.T. Barton*, Grizel Baxter, Bryan Bevan*, Nathaly Bevan*, M. Bonaventure*, Ann Caldwell, Michael Crowdy*, James Donald (Archbishop of Glasgow)*, Ethel Edgar, Bridget Engledow, Christina Fayle, Michael Hanbury*, W.A. Hemmick, John Horgan*, Mary Hyde, Leonie Leslie (niece)*, Sir Eugen Millington-Drake*, Sir John Murray*, Pamela Pressinger, H. Smallwood, Sheila Terry, Wilfrid Tighe*, Vernon Willey*.

* Indexed.

Box: 34 Fold: 2 "Long Shadows" - Manuscripts Additions (fragments)
undated

DESCRIPTION: Contains autograph manuscript fragments for Shane Leslie's autobiography, "Long Shadows" (1966). Note by Shane Leslie on envelope: "Passages added to Long Shadows."

Box: 34 Fold: 3 "Long Shadows" - Preface (unpublished)
undated

DESCRIPTION: Contains unpublished autograph manuscript for the preface of "Long Shadows." Includes typed table of contents.

Box: 34 Fold: 4 "Long Shadows" - Chapter 1: Birth, Childhood...
undated

DESCRIPTION: Typed drafts for Chapter 1. Includes original storage envelope bearing annotation by Sir Shane: "Birth Ancestors Grandparents / Rough / Chapter I about 25 pp. various pages / typescript corrected."

Box: 34 Fold: 5 "Long Shadows" - Chapter 2: Boyhood in Ireland and London
undated

DESCRIPTION: Typed manuscript for Chapter 2, entitled, "II Boyhood in Ireland and London (1885-1902)."

Box: 34 Fold: 6 "Long Shadows" - Chapter 3: Life at Glaslough...
undated

DESCRIPTION: Draft for Chapter 3 - typescript with author corrections. Includes original storage envelope with note: "Irish Servants / Pike / Irish Neighbours."

Box: 34 Fold: 7 "Long Shadows" - Chapter 3: Life at Glaslough...
undated

DESCRIPTION: Rejected drafts for Chapter 3. Includes storage envelope with note: "Rejects Irish Neighbours / (mostly Beresfords)"

Box: 34 Fold: 8 "Long Shadows" - Chapter 4: London...
undated

DESCRIPTION: Corrected typescript drafts for Chapter 4. Includes original storage envelope with note by Shane Leslie: "Rejects / Old London / Childhood in London."

Box: 34 Fold: 9 "Long Shadows" - Chapter 4: London...
undated

DESCRIPTION: Corrected typescript drafts for Chapter 4. Includes original storage envelope with note by Shane Leslie: "London Early Paris / Roughs / 15 pp."

Box: 34 Fold: 10 "Long Shadows" - Chapter 5: Ludgrove
undated

DESCRIPTION: Corrected typescript drafts for Chapter 5. Includes original storage envelope with note by Shane Leslie: "Ludgrove School / Roughs."

Box: 34 Fold: 11 "Long Shadows" - Chapter 5: Ludgrove (Rejects)
undated

DESCRIPTION: Corrected typescript drafts for Chapter 5. Includes original storage envelope with note by Shane Leslie: "Ludgrove Rejects."

Box: 34 Fold: 12 "Long Shadows" - Chapter 5: Eton
undated

DESCRIPTION: Corrected typescript drafts for Chapter 5 re Eton. Includes original storage envelope with note by Shane Leslie: "Revised Eton..."

Box: 34 Fold: 13 "Long Shadows" - Chapter 5: Eton
undated

DESCRIPTION: Corrected typescript drafts for Chapter 5 re Eton. Includes original storage envelope with note by Shane Leslie: "V Eton (Revised) / Rough / 23 pp. + typescript..."

Box: 34 Fold: 14 "Long Shadows" - Chapter 5: Eton (Rejects)
undated

DESCRIPTION: Corrected typescript drafts for Chapter 5 re Eton. Includes original storage envelope with note by Shane Leslie: "Eton Rejects / circa 15 pp."

Box: 34 Fold: 15 "Long Shadows" - Chapter 6: Mary Crawshay (Rejects)
undated

DESCRIPTION: Corrected typescript drafts for Chapter 6 re Mary Crawshay and her circle in Rome. Includes original storage envelope with note by Shane Leslie: "Crawshay Rejects / Mary Crawshay & Popish Matter."

Box: 34 Fold: 16 "Long Shadows" - Chapter 6: Mary Crawshay
undated

DESCRIPTION: Corrected typescript drafts for Chapter 6 re Mary Crawshay. Includes original storage envelope with note by Shane Leslie: "Crawshay Roughs"

Box: 34 Fold: 17 "Long Shadows" - Chapter 7: Paris
undated

DESCRIPTION: Corrected typescript drafts for Chapter 7 re student days in Paris. Includes original storage envelope with note by Shane Leslie: "Tours - Paris / Roughs / pp.5-27"

Box: 34 Fold: 18 "Long Shadows" - Chapter 8: Cambridge
undated

DESCRIPTION: Corrected typescript drafts for Chapter 8 re student years at Cambridge. Includes original storage envelope with note by Shane Leslie: "Cambridge Revised."

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