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SIR SHANE LESLIE PAPERS
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Box: 23 Fold: 8 Marjorie Ide Leslie - Corres. from Shane Leslie
Letters dated 1/1/1945-5/16/1945

DESCRIPTION: Contains 28 ALS from Shane Leslie to Marjorie Ide Leslie. Reference to family genealogy especially re Leonard Jerome (ALS 1/5/1945); death of Anne Cockran (ALS 1/9/1945); death of Franklin D. Roosevelt (ALS 4/17/1945); members of the Leslie family including Desmond and John Norman Leslie, Sir Shane's sons.

Box: 23 Fold: 9 Marjorie Ide Leslie - Corres. from Shane Leslie
Letters dated 6/11/1945-11/14/1945

DESCRIPTION: Contains 10 ALS from Shane Leslie to Marjorie Ide Leslie. Reference to death of Olive Guthrie (ALS 7/8/1945).

Box: 23 Fold: 10 Marjorie Ide Leslie - Corres. from Shane Leslie
Letters dated 1/11/1946-12/12/1946

DESCRIPTION: Contains 23 ALS from Shane Leslie to Marjorie Ide Leslie. Reference to many acquaintances including Lord Raglan (ALS 3/21/1946).

Box: 23 Fold: 11 Marjorie Ide Leslie - Corres. from Shane Leslie
Letters dated Easter Monday 1947-12/25/1947

DESCRIPTION: Contains 20 ALS, 1 ACS from Shane Leslie to Marjorie Ide Leslie.

Box: 23 Fold: 12 Marjorie Ide Leslie - Corres. from Shane Leslie
Letters dated 1/8/1948-12/14/1948

DESCRIPTION: Contains 28 ALS from Shane Leslie to Marjorie Ide Leslie. Note: ALS 3/19/1948 written on reverse of TLS to Shane Leslie from his son Desmond dated 3/14/1948.

Box: 23 Fold: 13 Marjorie Ide Leslie - Corres. from Shane Leslie
Letters dated 2/14/1949-12/5/1949

DESCRIPTION: Contains 28 ALS from Shane Leslie to Marjorie Ide Leslie.

Box: 23 Fold: 14 Marjorie Ide Leslie - Corres. from Shane Leslie
Letters dated 1/1/1950-12/10/1950

DESCRIPTION: Contains 28 ALS from Shane Leslie to Marjorie Ide Leslie. Includes reference to Hazel Lavery "& all her letters and papers" which Sir Shane sorted at the home of Alice McEmery (ALS dated "Vigil of Immac. Concept. 1950."

Box: 23 Fold: 15 Marjorie Ide Leslie - Corres. from Shane Leslie
Letters dated 1/8/1951-2/4/1951

DESCRIPTION: Contains 5 ALS from Shane Leslie to Marjorie Ide Leslie.

Box: 23 Fold: 16 Marjorie Ide Leslie - Corres. from Shane Leslie
undated

DESCRIPTION: Contains 14 undated ALS from Shane Leslie to Marjorie Ide Leslie. Includes 8 sheets of AL fragments, and 2 ACS.

Box: 23 Fold: 17 Marjorie Ide Leslie - Corres. to Shane Leslie
Letters dated c.1914-1918

DESCRIPTION: Contains 8 ALS to Shane Leslie from Marjorie Ide Leslie.

Box: 23 Fold: 18 Marjorie Ide Leslie - Corres. to Shane Leslie
Letters dated 4/4/1922-8/4/1922

DESCRIPTION: Contains 2 ALS, 1 TLS, 2 ACS postcards to Shane Leslie from Marjorie Ide Leslie, with family news.

Box: 23 Fold: 19 Marjorie Ide Leslie - Corres. to Shane Leslie
Letters dated 8/12/1932-3/4/1935

DESCRIPTION: Contains 7 ALS to Shane Leslie from Marjorie Ide Leslie.

Box: 23 Fold: 20 Marjorie Ide Leslie - Corres. to Shane Leslie
Letters dated 10/16/1940-10/31/1948

DESCRIPTION: Contains ACS postcard, 7 TLS to Shane Leslie from Marjorie Ide Leslie, containing household and family news.

Box: 23 Fold: 21 Marjorie Ide Leslie - Corres. to Shane Leslie
undated

DESCRIPTION: Contains 9 undated ALS to Shane Leslie from Marjorie Ide Leslie. Includes AL and TL fragments.

Box: 24 Fold: 1 Marjorie Ide Leslie - Corres. to John Norman (Jack) Leslie
Letters dated 2/1/1930-5/20/1930

DESCRIPTION: Contains 3 ALS from Marjorie Leslie to her son John Norman (Jack) Leslie.

Box: 24 Fold: 2 Marjorie Ide Leslie - Corres. to John Norman (Jack) Leslie
Letters dated 2/4/1931-6/24/1931

DESCRIPTION: Contains 4 ALS from Marjorie Leslie to her son John Norman (Jack) Leslie.

Box: 24 Fold: 3 Marjorie Ide Leslie - Corres. to John Norman (Jack) Leslie
Letters dated 1/25/1932-11/9/1932

DESCRIPTION: Contains 7 ALS from Marjorie Leslie to her son John Norman (Jack) Leslie.

Box: 24 Fold: 4 Marjorie Ide Leslie - Corres. to John Norman (Jack) Leslie
Letters dated 11/14/1934

DESCRIPTION: Contains ALS from Marjorie Leslie to her son John Norman (Jack) Leslie.

Box: 24 Fold: 5 Marjorie Ide Leslie - Corres. to John Norman (Jack) Leslie
Letters dated 1/7/1935-12/1/1935

DESCRIPTION: Contains 7 ALS from Marjorie Leslie to her son John Norman (Jack) Leslie.

Box: 24 Fold: 6 Marjorie Ide Leslie - Corres. to John Norman (Jack) Leslie
Letters dated 5/22/1936-6/3/1936

DESCRIPTION: Contains 2 ALS from Marjorie Leslie to her son John Norman (Jack) Leslie.

Box: 24 Fold: 7 Marjorie Ide Leslie - Corres. to John Norman (Jack) Leslie
Letters dated 1/18/1937-2/8/1937

DESCRIPTION: Contains 2 ALS from Marjorie Leslie to her son John Norman (Jack) Leslie.

Box: 24 Fold: 8 Marjorie Ide Leslie - Corres. to John Norman (Jack) Leslie
undated

DESCRIPTION: Contains 14 undated ALS from Marjorie Leslie to her son John Norman (Jack) Leslie.

Box: 24 Fold: 9 Marjorie Ide Leslie - Corres. to John Norman (Jack) Leslie
undated

DESCRIPTION: Contains 10 undated ALS from Marjorie Leslie to her son John Norman (Jack) Leslie.

Box: 24 Fold: 10 Marjorie Ide Leslie - Corres. to John Norman (Jack) Leslie
undated

DESCRIPTION: Contains 8 undated ALS from Marjorie Leslie to her son John Norman (Jack) Leslie.

Box: 24 Fold: 11 Marjorie Ide Leslie - Corres. to Leonie Blanche Leslie
Letters dated 10/11/1915-3/20/1916

DESCRIPTION: Contains ALS & TLS from Marjorie Leslie to her mother-in-law Leonie Blanche Leslie. Refers to household finances, Frewen family, and Shane Leslie's "book" (probably his autobiographical "The End of the Chapter").

Box: 24 Fold: 12 Marjorie Ide Leslie - Corres. to Leonie Blanche Leslie
Letters dated 11/18/1917-3/12/1918

DESCRIPTION: Contains 3 ALS from Marjorie Leslie to her mother-in-law Leonie Blanche Leslie.

Box: 24 Fold: 13 Marjorie Ide Leslie - Corres. to Leonie Blanche Leslie
undated

DESCRIPTION: Contains 3 undated ALS from Marjorie Leslie to her mother-in-law Leonie Blanche Leslie.

Box: 24 Fold: 14 Marjorie Ide Leslie - Correspondence (Fragment/Misc)
Undated

DESCRIPTION: Contains undated TL fragment possibly by Marjorie Ide Leslie. Includes ALS from H. Smith.

Box: 24 Fold: 15 Jaquetta Digby - Corres. to Marjorie Ide Leslie
Letter(s) dated 5/6/1950

DESCRIPTION: Contains ALS to Marjorie Ide Leslie from Jaquetta Digby: "...It was so kind of both you and Sir Shane Leslie to send David that lovely necklace and cross for me.."

Box: 24 Fold: 16 Graham Greene - Corres. to Marjorie Ide Leslie
Letter(s) dated 7/11/1950

DESCRIPTION: Contains TLS to Marjorie Ide Leslie from Graham Greene: "Dear Lady Leslie, I am afraid I have not yet written a word about Stevenson and I am still uncertain whether I ever shall. So much depends on a long American life which is not due now until early in 1951. It is very nice of you indeed to invite me to stay a few days and I should love to do it perhaps later in the year, but I am terribly busy at the moment finishing a novel, etc..."

Box: 24 Fold: 17 Pope Paul VI - Corres. to Marjorie Ide Leslie (transcription)
Letter(s) dated 3/22/1946

DESCRIPTION: Contains autograph transcription by Shane Leslie of a letter to Marjorie Ide Leslie from Pope Paul VI: "Dear Lady Leslie, The Holy Father has entrusted to me the honored duty of acknowledging the very generous offering which you so lovingly forward to Him through the kind offices of the Apostolic Nuncio for the Bishops and Priests of Lithuania..."

Box: 24 Fold: 18 Clare Sheridan - Corres. to Marjorie Ide Leslie
Letter(s) dated 12/15/1934

DESCRIPTION: Contains ALS to Marjorie Ide Leslie from Clare Sheridan, re a family misunderstanding involving her son Richard (Dicky) Sheridan and the Leslie family.

Box: 24 Fold: 19 Marjorie Ide Leslie - Corres. re Death
Letter dated 3/11/1951

DESCRIPTION: Contains ALS from Dorothea Vaughan to Shane Leslie re death of Marjorie Ide Leslie.

Box: 24 Fold: 20 Marjorie Ide Leslie - Manuscript (Memoir)
undated

DESCRIPTION: Contains typescript, 8 pp. by Marjorie Ide Leslie -- a memoir of her marriage and life with Shane Leslie.

Box: 24 Fold: 21 Mark Leslie - Corres. to Shane Leslie
undated

DESCRIPTION: Contains 8 ALS + 1 b/w photograph (of Mark Leslie?) to Shane Leslie from his grandson Mark Leslie.

Box: 24 Fold: 22 Norman Leslie - Corres. to Sir John Leslie (1st Baronet)
undated

DESCRIPTION: Contains ALS from Norman Leslie to his grandfather Sir John Leslie. Written as a young officer posted in Malta.

Box: 24 Fold: 23 Norman Leslie - Corres. to Leonie Blanche Leslie
Letter(s) dated 1901-1908

DESCRIPTION: Contains 7 ALS from Norman Leslie to his mother Leonie Leslie. Written from Eton College and during military service in Malta.

Box: 24 Fold: 24 Norman Leslie - Corres. to Shane Leslie
Letter(s) dated 10/25/1910

DESCRIPTION: Contains ALS from Norman Leslie to his brother Shane Leslie.

Box: 24 Fold: 25 Norman Leslie - Corres. from Shane Leslie
Letter(s) dated 2/5/1899-8/22/1901

DESCRIPTION: Contains 1 ALS, 1 ACS postcard to Norman Leslie from Shane Leslie.

Box: 24 Fold: 26 Norman Leslie - Corres. from Shane Leslie
Letter(s) dated 2/17/1902-12/4/1902

DESCRIPTION: Contains 9 ALS to Norman Leslie from Shane Leslie.

Box: 24 Fold: 27 Norman Leslie - Corres. from Shane Leslie
Letter(s) dated 1/26/1903-12/13/1903

DESCRIPTION: Contains 8 ALS from Norman Leslie to Shane Leslie, written during student days at the Sorbonne in Paris.

Box: 24 Fold: 28 Norman Leslie - Corres. from Shane Leslie
Letter(s) dated 2/4/1904-10/15/1904

DESCRIPTION: Contains 7 ALS from Norman Leslie to Shane Leslie written during the latter's early days in Cambridge.

Box: 24 Fold: 29 Norman Leslie - Corres. from Shane Leslie
Letter(s) dated 9/23/1906

DESCRIPTION: Contains ALS from Norman Leslie to Shane Leslie, with news of doings at Glaslough.

Box: 24 Fold: 30 Norman Leslie - Corres. from Shane Leslie
Letter(s) dated 1/6/1909

DESCRIPTION: Contains ALS from Norman Leslie to Shane Leslie: "My dear Norman, I was most interested to get your letter from Egypt. It does seem in a curious predicament as a nation. The Egyptians must be real Orientals - few have ever been able to fathom the heart of the East - Lafcadio Hearn and St. Francis Xavier probably got as far as anyone..."

Box: 24 Fold: 31 Norman Leslie - Corres. from Shane Leslie
Letter(s) dated 8/22/1914-10/7/1914

DESCRIPTION: Contains xerox copy of ALS dated 8/22/1914, and ALS original dated 10/7/1914 from Shane Leslie to Norman Leslie. References to World War One.

Box: 24 Fold: 32 Norman Leslie - Corres. from Shane Leslie
undated

DESCRIPTION: Contains 6 undated ALS from Norman Leslie to Shane Leslie.

Box: 24 Fold: 33 Norman Leslie - Duel
c.1910

DESCRIPTION: Contains TMs by Shane Leslie describing the duel between Norman Leslie and the wife of an Egyptian, Ysoury Pasha. Entitled, "The Last Duel Fought by an Officer Serving in the British Army." Includes autograph note on small brown envelope. Total: 9 pages.

Box: 24 Fold: 34 Norman Leslie - Duel
Letter(s) dated 6/28/1957

DESCRIPTION: Contains 2 xerox copies of TLS to Shane Leslie concerning the presentation of Norman Leslie's duelling sword to the Rifle Brigade Museum.

Box: 24 Fold: 35 Norman Leslie - Death: Corres. by Empress Eugenie
Letter(s) dated 11/29/1916

DESCRIPTION: Contains ALS to Leonie Leslie from the Empress Eugenie Marie de Montijo de Guzman, in memory of the death of Norman Leslie (in French), written on the receipt of a portrait of the latter: "J'ai recu le portrait de votre fils et la copie de la belle lettre qu'il vous a ecrite. Elle revele une ame noble dont vous pouvez etre fiere. La mort glorieuse adoucira je l'espere, votre douleur..."

Box: 24 Fold: 36 Norman Leslie - Death
1914

DESCRIPTION: Contains printed extract of a letter written by Norman Leslie during World War One shortly before he was killed in action. Includes halftone picture.

Box: 24 Fold: 37 Norman Leslie - Corres. from Sybil Powerscourt (transcr.)
undated

DESCRIPTION: Contains autograph transcription by Shane Leslie of a letter from Sybil Powerscourt to Norman Leslie.


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