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JOHN MONAGAN-ANTHONY POWELL COLLECTION
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Box: 4 Fold: 13 Anthony Powell to John Monagan
Letter dated: December 21, 1988

DESCRIPTION: Contains typed letter signed from Anthony Powell to John Monagan with comments on the U.S. presidential campaign.

Box: 4 Fold: 14 John Monagan to Anthony Powell
Letter dated: February 2, 1989

DESCRIPTION: Contains carbon copy of a typed letter from John Monagan to Anthony Powell enclosing an issue of the Georgetown University Library Associates newsletter featuring an article about a donation of Powell's books to the library (newsletter included in this folder).

Box: 4 Fold: 15 Anthony Powell to John Monagan
Letter dated: February 7, 1989

DESCRIPTION: Contains typed letter signed from Anthony Powell to John Monagan with thanks for the issue of the Georgetown University Library Associates newsletter.

Box: 4 Fold: 16 John Monagan to Anthony Powell
Letter dated: February 18, 1989

DESCRIPTION: Contains carbon copy of a typed letter from John Monagan to Anthony Powell re obtaining an inscription for a photograph of Anthony and Violet Powell.

Box: 4 Fold: 17 John Monagan to Anthony Powell
Letter dated: March 21, 1989

DESCRIPTION: Contains carbon copy of a typed letter from John Monagan to Anthony Powell with thanks for returning the inscribed photograph.

Box: 4 Fold: 18 John Monagan to Anthony Powell
Letter dated: April 26, 1989

DESCRIPTION: Contains carbon copy of a typed letter from John Monagan to Anthony Powell.

Box: 4 Fold: 19 Anthony Powell to John Monagan
Letter dated: May 8, 1989

DESCRIPTION: Contains typed letter signed from Anthony Powell to John Monagan re family genealogy relating to the Pakenham branch.

Box: 4 Fold: 20 John Monagan to Anthony Powell
Letter dated: May 17, 1989

DESCRIPTION: Contains carbon copy of a typed letter from John Monagan to Anthony Powell with thanks for the genealogical information on the Pakenham family. Includes references to Thomas Reed Powell and Adam Clayton Powell.

@ Also reference to reading "In Royal Service" by Sir Alan Lascelles.

@ Reference to Colin Walters of the Washington Times for whom Powell wrote a piece on Jocelyn Brooke (see Powell's reference also in letter of 5/8/1989, Folder 4:19). A typed letter signed from Walters to Monagan is included here (5/12/1989) with reference to Powell's article for the paper.

Box: 4 Fold: 21 Anthony Powell to John Monagan
Letter dated: May 27, 1989

DESCRIPTION: Contains autograph postcard signed from Anthony and Violet Powell to John and Rosemary Monagan congratulating the latter on their fortieth wedding anniversary. Envelope included.

Box: 4 Fold: 22 John Monagan to Anthony Powell
Letter dated: July 7, 1989

DESCRIPTION: Contains carbon copy of a typed letter from John Monagan to Anthony Powell with reference to T.S. Eliot.



Box: 4 Fold: 23 Anthony Powell to John Monagan
Letter dated: July 26, 1989

DESCRIPTION: Contains typed letter signed from Anthony Powell to John Monagan with thanks for the preceding letter from Monagan (7/7/89).

Box: 4 Fold: 24 Anthony Powell to John Monagan
Letter dated: December 21, 1989

DESCRIPTION: Contains typed letter signed from Anthony Powell to John Monagan with reference to Colin Powell.

Box: 4 Fold: 25 John Monagan to Anthony Powell
Letter dated: January 21, 1990

DESCRIPTION: Contains carbon copy of a typed letter from John Monagan to Anthony Powell enclosing an article on Powell published by the Washington Post (included).

Box: 4 Fold: 26 Anthony Powell to John Monagan
Letter dated: January 23, 1990

DESCRIPTION: Contains typed letter signed from Anthony Powell to John Monagan with reference to publisher Heywood Hill.

Box: 4 Fold: 27 John Monagan to Anthony Powell
Letter dated: February 3, 1990

DESCRIPTION: Contains carbon copy of a typed letter from John Monagan to Anthony Powell.

Box: 4 Fold: 28 Anthony Powell to John Monagan
Letter dated: February 13, 1990

DESCRIPTION: Contains typed letter signed from Anthony Powell to John Monagan with thanks for various newspaper clippings sent by Monagan (not included in this folder).

Box: 4 Fold: 29 John Monagan to Anthony Powell
Letter dated: February 17, 1990

DESCRIPTION: Contains carbon copy of a typed letter from John Monagan to Anthony Powell forwarding the official address of General Colin L. Powell.

Box: 4 Fold: 30 John Monagan to Anthony Powell
Letter dated: February 19, 1990

DESCRIPTION: Contains carbon copy of a typed letter from John Monagan to Anthony Powell re the Welch regiment crest that Violet Powell was sewing onto a cushion.

Box: 4 Fold: 31 Anthony Powell to John Monagan
Letter dated: February 22, 1990

DESCRIPTION: Contains typed letter signed from Anthony Powell to John Monagan with references to writing to General Colin Powell; to reviewing a book on Fielding for the Washington Post; and to doing a television program on painter Henry Mee, well-known for his portraits of notable individuals including Powell.

Box: 4 Fold: 32 Anthony Powell to John Monagan
Letter dated: March 29, 1990

DESCRIPTION: Contains typed letter signed from Anthony Powell to John Monagan enclosing a color photograph showing the cushion bearing the Welch Regiment crest sewn by Violet Powell and the Powells' cat "Snook." (Envelope and photograph included in this folder.)

Box: 4 Fold: 33 John Monagan to Anthony Powell
Letter dated: April 4, 1990

DESCRIPTION: Contains carbon copy of a typed letter from John Monagan to Anthony Powell re Violet Powell's cushion bearing the Welch Regiment crest. Reference also to a review by Powell of "Henry Fielding: A Life" by Martin C. Battestin, written to the Washington Times. Included in this folder: clipping of the printed review; and xerox copy of a TLS (4/12/1990) from Colin Walter, editor of the Washington Times, to Powell apologizing for the misspelling of "Welch."

Box: 4 Fold: 34 Anthony Powell to John Monagan
Letter dated: April 19, 1990

DESCRIPTION: Contains typed letter signed from Anthony Powell to John Monagan with thanks for the forwarding of an article (included in this folder) on Powell featured in the Washington Times (4/16/1990).

Box: 4 Fold: 35 John Monagan to Anthony Powell
Letter dated: June 2, 1990

DESCRIPTION: Contains a copy of a letter from John Monagan to Anthony Powell re an interview of Powell by Hugh Montgomery-Massingberd in the Sunday Telegraph, 5/30/1990 (included).

Box: 4 Fold: 36 Anthony Powell to John Monagan
Letter dated: June 29, 1990

DESCRIPTION: Contains typed letter signed from Anthony Powell to John Monagan re an article by Auberon Waugh written for the Sunday Telegraph (see folder 4;37).



Box: 4 Fold: 37 Violet Powell to John Monagan
Letter dated: July 9, 1990

DESCRIPTION: Contains typed letter signed from Violet Powell to John Monagan enclosing a copy of a review written by Auberon Waugh for the Sunday Telegraph (5/27/1990, included).



Box: 4 Fold: 38 John Monagan to Anthony Powell
Letter dated: July 28, 1990

DESCRIPTION: Contains a copy of a letter from John Monagan to Anthony Powell re the review written by Auberon Waugh (see folder 4:37) on "Miscellaneous Verdicts" (Heinemann, 1990).

Box: 4 Fold: 39 Anthony Powell to John Monagan
Letter dated: August 7, 1990

DESCRIPTION: Contains typed letter signed from Anthony Powell to John Monagan re the review of "Miscellaneous Verdicts" written by Auberon Waugh for the Sunday Telegraph (see Folder 4:37).



Box: 4 Fold: 40 Anthony Powell to John Monagan
Letter dated: September 20, 1990

DESCRIPTION: Contains autograph postcard signed from Anthony Powell to John Monagan.

Box: 4 Fold: 41 Anthony Powell to John Monagan
Letter dated: October 25, 1990

DESCRIPTION: Contains typed letter signed from Anthony Powell to John Monagan with lengthy remarks on meeting Norman Sherry, official biographer of Graham Greene.

Box: 5 Fold: 1 Violet Powell to John Monagan
Letter dated: February 1, 1991

DESCRIPTION: Contains autograph letter signed from Violet Powell to John Monagan.

Box: 5 Fold: 2 John Monagan to Anthony Powell
Letter dated: February 11, 1991

DESCRIPTION: Contains a copy of a letter from John Monagan to Anthony Powell.

Box: 5 Fold: 3 Anthony Powell to John Monagan
Letter dated: February 19, 1991

DESCRIPTION: Contains typed letter signed from Anthony Powell to John Monagan.

Box: 5 Fold: 4 Anthony Powell to John Monagan
Letter undated: c. Easter 1991

DESCRIPTION: Contains typed letter signed from Anthony Powell to John Monagan:

@ Dear John, Thanks for your Easter Greetings...There was a great to-do here about Graham Greene's demise, with papers and media ringing all day about my opinions on the subject..."

Reference also to reviewing the memoirs of Kingsley Amis.

Box: 5 Fold: 5 Violet Powell to John Monagan
Letter postmarked: May 7, 1991

DESCRIPTION: Contains autograph postcard signed from Violet Powell to John and Rosemary Monagan with reference to Tristram Powell's screenplay for and direction of Michael Palin's motion picture film, "American Friends." (Envelope included.)

Box: 5 Fold: 6 John Monagan to Violet Powell
Letter dated: May 17, 1991

DESCRIPTION: Contains copy of a typed letter from John Monagan to Violet Powell: "...Thank you for sending the card with that lovely color photo and the information that "American Friends" would be showing here..."

Box: 5 Fold: 7 Violet Powell to John Monagan
Letter dated: May 27, 1991

DESCRIPTION: Contains autograph postcard signed from Violet Powell to John Monagan re "American Friends," a Michael Palin film cowritten and directed by Tristram Powell.

Box: 5 Fold: 8 Anthony Powell to John Monagan
Letter dated: August 12, 1991

DESCRIPTION: Contains typed letter signed from Anthony Powell to John Monagan.

Box: 5 Fold: 9 Anthony Powell to John Monagan
Letter dated: August 13, 1991

DESCRIPTION: Contains typed letter signed from Anthony Powell to John Monagan with references to branches of the Powell family in America; reading Roy Jenkins' "A Life at the Centre"; and to Kingsley Amis' memoirs.

Box: 5 Fold: 10 Anthony Powell to John Monagan
Letter dated: September 26, 1991

DESCRIPTION: Contains typed letter signed from Anthony Powell to John Monagan with thanks for a clipping of a review of the memoirs of Kingsley Amis (Washington Post, Sunday Book World 9/15/1991). Also reference to a U.S. edition of "Miscellaneous Verdicts" by the University of Chicago Press, and to the French translation of "A Dance to the Music of Time."

Box: 5 Fold: 11 Anthony Powell to John Monagan
Letter dated: December 22, 1991

DESCRIPTION: Contains typed letter signed from Anthony Powell to John Monagan.

Box: 5 Fold: 12 John Monagan to Anthony Powell
Letter dated: January 5, 1992

DESCRIPTION: Contains a copy of a typed letter from John Monagan to Anthony Powell enclosing a copy of a poetic tribute to Monagan delivered by his son Charles on the occasion of his eightieth birthday.

Box: 5 Fold: 13 Anthony Powell to John Monagan
Letter dated: January 17, 1992

DESCRIPTION: Contains typed letter signed from Anthony Powell to John Monagan enclosing a newspaper clipping and color photograph showing Powell seated next to a bust of himself done by William Pope.

Box: 5 Fold: 14 John Monagan to Anthony Powell
Letter dated: April 17, 1992

DESCRIPTION: Contains a copy of a typed letter from John Monagan to Anthony Powell re reading Powell's latest book, "Under Review" (1994).

Box: 5 Fold: 15 Anthony Powell to John Monagan
Letter dated: April 24, 1992

DESCRIPTION: Contains typed letter signed from Anthony Powell to John Monagan with reference to "Under Review." Also references to the British election; V.S. Naipaul; John Major; and to Norman Sherry's second volume of Graham Greene's biography, with related references to Powell's own views on the Spanish Civil War.



Box: 5 Fold: 16 John Monagan to Anthony Powell
Letter dated: July 30, 1992

DESCRIPTION: Contains a copy of a typed letter from John Monagan to Anthony Powell enclosing a Washington Post review (7/26/1992) of "Miscellaneous Verdicts" (1990).

Box: 5 Fold: 17 Anthony Powell to John Monagan
Letter dated: August 10, 1992

DESCRIPTION: Contains typed letter signed from Anthony Powell to John Monagan referring to a review by Colin Walters in the Washington Times (7/5/1992, included) of "Miscellaneous Verdicts."

Box: 5 Fold: 18 John Monagan to Anthony Powell
Letter dated: November 29, 1992

DESCRIPTION: Contains a copy of a typed letter from John Monagan to Anthony Powell with reference to the election of U.S. President William Clinton.

Box: 5 Fold: 19 Violet Powell to John & Rosemary Monagan
Letter dated: December 7 1992

DESCRIPTION: Contains autograph letter signed from Violet Powell to John and Rosemary Monagan with congratulations on the marriage of the Monagans' daughter, Laura. Reference also to the prospective publication of Powell's book, "Under Review" by the University of Chicago Press (1994). Envelope included.

Box: 5 Fold: 20 John Monagan to Anthony Powell
Letter dated: March 21, 1993

DESCRIPTION: Contains a copy of a typed letter from John Monagan to Anthony Powell with remarks on the U.S. political scene, especially the new Clinton administration.

Box: 5 Fold: 21 Anthony Powell to John Monagan
Letter dated: March 26, 1993

DESCRIPTION: Contains autograph letter signed from Anthony Powell to John Monagan.

Box: 5 Fold: 22 Tristram Powell to John Monagan
Letter dated: May 5, 1993

DESCRIPTION: Contains autograph letter signed from Tristram Powell to John Monagan re "American Friends" (motion picture film).

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