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SIR SHANE LESLIE PAPERS
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Box: 34 Fold: 19 "Long Shadows" - Chapter 9: Russia
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DESCRIPTION: Corrected typescript drafts for Chapter 9 (designated 8 in these drafts) re Russia, Louvain and the East End (London). Includes original storage envelope with note by Shane Leslie: "VIII Russia revised / Louvain / Wapping & tarts."

Box: 34 Fold: 20 "Long Shadows" - Chapter 10: Irish Politics
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DESCRIPTION: Corrected typescript drafts for Chapter 10 (designated 12 in these drafts) re Irish politics. Includes original storage envelope with note by Shane Leslie: "XII Irish Politics."

Box: 34 Fold: 21 "Long Shadows" - Chapter 11: America, Marriage, Spain
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DESCRIPTION: Corrected typescript drafts for Chapter 11 (designated 15 in these drafts) re Sir Shane's first marriage and visits to America and Spain. Includes original storage envelope with note by Shane Leslie: "XV Marriage in America / H.moon in Spain / Rejects."

Box: 34 Fold: 22 "Long Shadows" - Chapter 11: America, Marriage, Spain
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DESCRIPTION: Corrected typescript drafts for Chapter 11 re Sir Shane's marriage and visits to U.S. and Spain. Includes original storage envelope with note by Shane Leslie: "Marriage & Spain / (Revised)"

Box: 34 Fold: 23 "Long Shadows" - Chapter 11 Excerpt: "Diplomatic Life in Spain"
1966

DESCRIPTION: Contains typescript entitled, "1912 - Diplomatic Life in Spain / (From Long Shadows Sir Shane Leslie, John Murray 1966, pp.52-56). 1 page.

Box: 35 Fold: 1 "Long Shadows" - Chapter 12: Norman Leslie Duel/Death
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DESCRIPTION: Corrected typescript draft(s) for Chapter 12 re Norman Leslie's duel and death. Includes original autograph manuscript (5 sheets) entitled, "My Brother Norman and his Duel." Includes note by Shane Leslie on original storage envelope for this chapter: "Duel / Roughs & Rejects."

Box: 35 Fold: 2 "Long Shadows" - Chapter 13: War in Europe
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DESCRIPTION: Corrected typescript draft(s) for Chapter 13 (designated 6, 16, 17 in these drafts) re World War One. Includes note by Shane Leslie on original storage envelope for this chapter: "XVI & XVII / War in Europe."

Box: 35 Fold: 3 "Long Shadows" - Winston Churchill
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DESCRIPTION: Corrected typescript re Winston Churchill. Includes note on original storage envelope: "American side & Winston Churchill / Rough / Read by Seymour."

Box: 35 Fold: 4 "Long Shadows" - Greatham
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DESCRIPTION: Corrected typescript draft(s) about Greatham and the Meynell family. Includes note by Shane Leslie on original storage envelope for this segment, "Greatham." Reference to Wilfrid Meynell.

Box: 35 Fold: 5 "Long Shadows" - Greatham
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DESCRIPTION: Corrected typescript draft(s) re Greatham.

Box: 35 Fold: 6 "Long Shadows" - Between the Wars /Books and Writers
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DESCRIPTION: Corrected typescript draft(s) for a segment on literature between World War One and Two.

Box: 35 Fold: 7 "Long Shadows" - Chapters 14-15 WWI & U.S. & Adm. Beatty
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DESCRIPTION: Corrected typescript draft(s) for Chapters 14 and 15 re the entrance of U.S. into World War One, Woodrow Wilson, and Admiral Beatty.

Box: 35 Fold: 8 "Long Shadows" - Chapter (18) Between the Wars
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DESCRIPTION: Corrected typescript draft(s) for segment between the wars (designated chapter 18). Includes note by Shane Leslie on original storage envelope for this chapter: "XVIII Between the Wars."

Box: 35 Fold: 9 "Long Shadows" - Between the Wars
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DESCRIPTION: Corrected typed manuscript for segment re period between the two World Wars. Includes note on original storage envelope: "Rejects Between the Wars."

Box: 35 Fold: 10 "Long Shadows" - Chapter 20: Envoi & Notes re Conclaves
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DESCRIPTION: Autograph manuscript for Chapter 20, entitled "Envoi." Includes notes on conclaves. Includes note on original storage envelope: "Conclave & Envoi / MS, 9 pp."

Box: 35 Fold: 11 "Long Shadows" - Chapter 19: The Blitz
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DESCRIPTION: Corrected typed manuscript for Chapter 19 re the Blitz, World War Two. Includes note on original storage envelope: "Blitz / typescript 13 pp corrected."

Box: 35 Fold: 12 "Long Shadows" - Manuscript Rejects
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DESCRIPTION: Contains corrected typescript fragments. Includes note on original storage envelope: "Rejects / Various."

Box: 35 Fold: 13 "Long Shadows" - Manuscript Fragments
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DESCRIPTION: Contains fragments of corrected typescript. Includes note on original storage envelope: "Unplaced."

Box: 35 Fold: 14 "Long Shadows" - Original Version Part I (+ front matter)
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DESCRIPTION: Contains corrected typescript for an early version of Sir Shane Leslie's autobiography. Title page: "Long Shadows / Recollections by Shane Leslie." Includes note on original storage envelope: "Unrevised / Memoirs / (Copy) / Original Version / Long Shadows Chap. 1-5 inc., 126 pp., typescript corrected / Ireland, Ludgrove, Eton, Paris." Includes all front matter: table of contents, preface. This folder contains Part One 1885-1902.

Box: 35 Fold: 15 "Long Shadows" - Original Version Part Two (1903-1914)
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DESCRIPTION: Corrected typescript for the "Original Version." Title page includes part designation and autograph note: "Part Two 1903-1914 / Long Shadows Chapters 6-12 inc. pp.124-275, typescript corrected." Includes full table of contents.

Box: 35 Fold: 16 "Long Shadows" - Original Version Part Three (1914-1919)
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DESCRIPTION: Corrected typescript for Part Three 1914-1919. Includes note on original storage envelope: "Long Shadows / Chaps. 13-15 inc pp.275-384(348?) / typescript corrected."

Box: 35 Fold: 17 "Long Shadows" - Original Version Part Four (1919-1945)
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DESCRIPTION: Corrected typescript for Part Four 1919-1945. Includes full table of contents. Includes note on original storage envelope: "Long Shadows / Chapters sixteen - eighteen inc. pp.349-414 / typescript corrected."

Box: 36 Fold: 1 "Long Shadows" - Final Manuscript: Designation note
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DESCRIPTION: Contains autograph note by Shane Leslie designating the ensuing manuscript material: "Final MS - Long Shadows..."

Box: 36 Fold: 2 "Long Shadows" - Final Manuscript: Chapter 1
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DESCRIPTION: Corrected typed manuscript for Chapter 1, entitled: "Birth - Ancestors - Grandparents - Irish Home."

Box: 36 Fold: 3 "Long Shadows" - Final Manuscript: Chapter 2
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DESCRIPTION: Corrected typed manuscript for Chapter 2, entitled: "Jeromes and Churchills."

Box: 36 Fold: 4 "Long Shadows" - Final Manuscript: Chapter 3
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DESCRIPTION: Corrected typed manuscript for Chapter 3, entitled: "Life at Glaslough - Irish Retainers - Pike - Our Neighbours."

Box: 36 Fold: 5 "Long Shadows" - Final Manuscript: Chapter 4
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DESCRIPTION: Corrected typed manuscript for Chapter 4, entitled: "London - First Visit to Paris - Cowes."

Box: 36 Fold: 6 "Long Shadows" - Final Manuscript: Chapter 5
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DESCRIPTION: Corrected typed manuscript for Chapter entitled: "Schooldays: Ludgrove - Eton."

Box: 36 Fold: 7 "Long Shadows" - Final Manuscript: Chapter 6
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DESCRIPTION: Corrected typed manuscript for Chapter entitled: "Mary Crawshay and her Friends - Rome."

Box: 36 Fold: 8 "Long Shadows" - Final Manuscript: Chapter 7
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DESCRIPTION: Corrected typed manuscript for Chapter 7, entitled: "Student Days in Paris."

Box: 36 Fold: 9 "Long Shadows" - Final Manuscript: Chapter 8
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DESCRIPTION: Corrected typed manuscript for Chapter 8, entitled: "Cambridge"

Box: 36 Fold: 10 "Long Shadows" - Final Manuscript: Chapter 9
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DESCRIPTION: Corrected typed manuscript for Chapter 9, entitled: "Russia - Louvain - East End Mission - Magdalens."

Box: 36 Fold: 11 "Long Shadows" - Final Manuscript: Chapter 10
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DESCRIPTION: Corrected typed manuscript for Chapter 10, entitled: "Irish Politics - Derry Elections 1910 - Partition."

Box: 36 Fold: 12 "Long Shadows" - Final Manuscript: Chapter 11
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DESCRIPTION: Corrected typed manuscript for Chapter 11, entitled, "First Visit to America - Marriage - Diplomatic Life in Spain."

Box: 36 Fold: 13 "Long Shadows" - Final Manuscript: Chapter 12
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DESCRIPTION: Corrected typed manuscript for Chapter 12, entitled, "My Brother Norman, his Duel and Death."

Box: 36 Fold: 14 "Long Shadows" - Final Manuscript: Chapter 13
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DESCRIPTION: Corrected typed manuscript for Chapter 13, entitled, "War in Europe - Ostende - Ambulance in France."

Box: 36 Fold: 15 "Long Shadows" - Final Manuscript: Chapter 14
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DESCRIPTION: Corrected typed manuscript for Chapter 14, entitled, "The War Overtakes American and Woodrow Wilson."

Box: 36 Fold: 16 "Long Shadows" - Final Manuscript: Chapter 15
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DESCRIPTION: Corrected typed manuscript for Chapter 15, entitled, "My First Book - Reflections - Memories of Admiral Beatty."

Box: 36 Fold: 17 "Long Shadows" - Final Manuscript: Chapter 16
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DESCRIPTION: Corrected typed manuscript for Chapter entitled, "Hostesses - Abbe Mugnier - Beauties - Sunny Marlborough - Bendor - Tredegar."

Box: 36 Fold: 18 "Long Shadows" - Final Manuscript: Chapter 17
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DESCRIPTION: Corrected typed manuscript for Chapter 17, entitled, "Literary Memories."

Box: 36 Fold: 19 "Long Shadows" - Final Manuscript: Chapter 18
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DESCRIPTION: Corrected typed manuscript for Chapter 18, entitled, "The Conclaves of Benedict XV and Pius XI."

Box: 36 Fold: 20 "Long Shadows" - Final Manuscript: Chapter 19
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DESCRIPTION: Corrected typed manuscript for Chapter 20, entitled, "The Blitz."

Box: 36 Fold: 21 "Long Shadows" - Final Manuscript: Chapter 20
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DESCRIPTION: Corrected typed manuscript for Chapter 20, entitled, "Envoi."

Box: 37 Fold: 1 "Long Shadows" - Galleys (a)
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DESCRIPTION: Contains galley proofs (46 pp.)

Box: 37 Fold: 2 "Long Shadows" - Galleys (b)
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DESCRIPTION: Contains galley proofs (41 pp.).

Box: 37 Fold: 3 "Long Shadows" - Galleys (c)
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DESCRIPTION: Contains galley proofs (41 pp.) Second copy of Galleys (A).

Box: 37 Fold: 4 "Long Shadows" - Galleys (d)
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DESCRIPTION: Contains galley proofs (41 pages). Second copy of Galleys (B).

Box: 38 Fold: 1 "An Account of the International Polo Matches...England & America"
June 1914

DESCRIPTION: Contains typed manuscript by Shane Leslie, entitled, "An Account of the International Polo Matches between England and America played in June 1914 at Meadowbrook in Long Island - U.S.A." Autograph note added by Shane Leslie, "Written for Ivan Guest by Shane Leslie." Prefatory note: "This summary of the historical quest and conquest of the Westchester Polo cut in 1914 has been compiled from Lord Wimborne's Records of the time and was dedicated to Lady Wimborne in memory of a great sporting triumph to be forever associated with her name and the name of her husband." (Total: 21 pages)

Box: 38 Fold: 2 "All the Roses were Cut" (in memoriam for a friend's son)
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DESCRIPTION: Contains typed manuscript entitled, "All the Roses were Cut" written on the death of a friend's son during World War Two (3 pages).

Box: 38 Fold: 3 "The America's Cup"
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DESCRIPTION: Contains typed manuscript (4 pages). Includes corrected typed fragment re the America's Cup.

Box: 38 Fold: 4 American Tour 1911-35: "American Wonderland"
1935-1936

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence and printed reviews about Shane Leslie's book, "American Wonderland. Memories of Four Tours of the United States of America (1911-1935).

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