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JOHN MONAGAN-ANTHONY POWELL COLLECTION
FOLDER LISTING


Box: 5 Fold: 23 Violet Powell to John Monagan
Letter dated: May 21, 1993

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

Box: 5 Fold: 24 Anthony Powell to John Monagan
Letter dated: June 22, 1993

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

Box: 5 Fold: 25 Violet Powell to John & Rosemary Monagan
c. New Year 1994

DESCRIPTION: Contains autograph card signed by Violet Powell to John and Rosemary Monagan. Includes envelope (postmark obscured).

Box: 5 Fold: 26 Violet Powell to John Monagan
Letter dated: March 4, 1994

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

Box: 5 Fold: 27 Violet Powell to John Monagan
Letter dated: March 27, 1994

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

Box: 5 Fold: 28 Derry Moore - Correspondence re Anthony Powell
1984-1985

DESCRIPTION: Contains correspondence between John Monagan and photographer Derry Moore re photographs of Anthony Powell.

Box: 5 Fold: 29 Lewis F. Powell, Jr. - Correspondence from John Monagan
1987

DESCRIPTION: Contains carbon copies of two typed letters from John Monagan to Lewis F. Powell inquiring about a possible genealogical tie between the latter's family and that of the author Anthony Powell.

Box: 5 Fold: 30 William H. Pritchard to John Monagan
September 1990

DESCRIPTION: Contains typed letter signed (9/17/1990) from William H. Pritchard to John Monagan with thanks for forwarding an article on "From a View to a Death" by Anthony Powell. A copy of the article (Bostonia, September/October 1990) is included (originally sent to Monagan by John Gleeby with note attached). Includes copy of typed letter from Monagan to Pritchard (9/11/90).

Box: 5 Fold: 31 John Saumarez Smith to John Monagan
Letters dated: 1985-1992

DESCRIPTION: Contains 4 typed letters signed to John Monagan from John Saumarez Smith, director of G. Heywood Hill Ltd., re Anthony Powell. Letter of 2/18/1992 includes color photograph of Powell and bust.

Box: 5 Fold: 32 Arthur Schlesinger - Correspondence from John Monagan
Letter dated: January 12, 1987

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

Box: 5 Fold: 33 Miscellaneous Correspondence re Anthony Powell
Datespan: 1971-1993

DESCRIPTION: Contains miscellaneous letters to/from John Monagan with reference to Anthony Powell. Includes (in chronological order):

@ William Heinemann, Ltd. - carbon copy of typed letter from John Monagan requesting a copy of the first edition of "Books Do Furnish a Room" (3/30/1971).

@ Diana Edkins, House and Garden magazine (New York) - carbon copy of typed letter from John Monagan requesting a copy of a photograph of Powell and the Chantry, taken for the magazine (12/8/1988).

@ George Gardner Herrick - autograph card signed to John Monagan with reference to Auberon Waugh (7/25/1990).

@ Nicholas Scheetz - autograph card signed to John Monagan with reference to a visit to Somerset, Powell's home county (2/7/1993).

Box: 6 Fold: 1 Photographs - Anthony Powell and Friends at the Chantry
Dated: November 25, 1981

DESCRIPTION: Contains 24 black and white photographs of Anthony and Violet Powell entertaining visiting friends John and Rosemary Monagan, at the Chantry, Somerset, England. Includes shots of the Chantry (interior).

Box: 6 Fold: 2 Photographs - Anthony Powell & Friends at the Chantry
Dated: August 15, 1987

DESCRIPTION: Contains 14 color photographs of Anthony and Violet Powell entertaining visiting friends John and Rosemary Monagan, at the Chantry, Somerset, England. Other guests shown include Kenneth Bradshaw and Powell's son John. Includes photographs showing various interior views of the Chantry.

Box: 6 Fold: 3 Photographs - Anthony Powell & Friends at the Chantry
Dated: August 23, 1988

DESCRIPTION: Contains 7 color photographs showing interior views of Anthony Powell's home at the Chantry, Somerset, England. Taken by John Monagan during a visit to the Powells. Includes photographs of Powell's bedroom/study.

Box: 6 Fold: 4 Photographs - Anthony & Violet Powell
1989

DESCRIPTION: Contains color reproduction of a framed photograph taken of Anthony and Violet Powell for "House and Garden" magazine. The framed portrait is shown with inscription by Powell to the Monagans.

Box: 6 Fold: 5 Aide-memoire of Visit to Anthony Powell by John Monagan
Dated: November 9, 1987

DESCRIPTION: Contains aide-memoire typed by John Monagan to Nicholas Scheetz (friend and manuscripts librarian at the Special Collections Division, Georgetown University Library), recounting a visit made by Monagan and his wife, to the Powell residence at the Chantry in Somerset, England on August 15, 1987. 2 pages. (Photographs taken on this occasion are located in Folder 6:2).

Box: 6 Fold: 6 Musical Scores/Libretti re Anthony Powell & John Monagan
1988

DESCRIPTION: Contains miscellaneous musical scores and handwritten (by John Monagan) songs. Original folder is labelled, "Powell-Monagan Family Tape 1988." Includes autograph note by Monagan, "Music from the Dance / Selections from A Dance to the Music of Time by Anthony Powell..."

Box: 6 Fold: 7 Article on Anthony Powell: "Episodes in Time"
Dated: June 1973

DESCRIPTION: Contains xerox copy of a printed article about Anthony Powell in "The Illustrated London News, June 1973, entitled, "Episodes in Time."

Box: 6 Fold: 8 Article on Anthony Powell: "A Guide to A Dance..."
Dated: August 1975

DESCRIPTION: Contains volume 2, number 17 of "The New Review" (August 1975) featuring and article on Powell, entitled, "A Guide to A Dance to the Music of Time" by James Tucker. Described as a "who's who, or who's where, guide to the characters appearances and re-appearances."

Box: 6 Fold: 9 Article on Anthony Powell: "Time and the Music"
April/May 1983

DESCRIPTION: Contains April/May 1983 issue of "Georgetown" magazine, featuring a review by D.G. Vanderbilt, Jr., of Powell's book, "The Strangers All Are Gone."

Box: 6 Fold: 10 Article on Anthony Powell: "Books Do Furnish a Room"
June 1984

DESCRIPTION: Contains June 1984 issue of "Vanity Fair" featuring an article on Powell by Duncan Fallowell, entitled, "Books Do Furnish a Room." Photographs by Derry Moore.

Box: 6 Fold: 11 Article on Anthony Powell re Ingersoll Prize 1984
December 1984

DESCRIPTION: Contains December 1984 issue of "Chronicles of Culture" featuring an article on Anthony Powell and the award of the 1984 Ingersoll Prize.

Box: 6 Fold: 12 Article on Anthony Powell (Newsclippings)
1985

DESCRIPTION: Contains various newspaper article clippings about Anthony Powell.

Box: 6 Fold: 13 Article by Anthony Powell: "Literature and the Real Person"
January 1985

DESCRIPTION: Contains January 1985 issue of "Chronicles of Culture" featuring the text of Powell's address at the 1984 Ingersoll Prizes awards banquet. Entitled, "Literature and the Real Person." Includes (inset pp.20-21) an interview of Powell by the journal.

Box: 6 Fold: 14 Article on Anthony Powell: "In Perfect Harmony"
November 1988

DESCRIPTION: Contains November 1988 issue of "House and Garden" magazine featuring a pictorial on the home of Anthony and Violet Powell at the Chantry, Somerset, England. Article by John Russell with color photographs by Christopher Simon Sykes.

Box: 6 Fold: 15 Article on Anthony Powell: "You Say Tomato"
August 9, 1993

DESCRIPTION: Contains xerox copy of an article (New Yorker, 8/9/1993) with reference to the pronunciation of names, including that of Anthony Powell.

Box: 7 Fold: 1 Photograph: Anthony & Violet Powell (Framed)
c.1985

DESCRIPTION: Contains framed color photograph of Anthony and Violet Powell in the library of their home at the Chantry, Somerset, England. Autograph note on reverse of frame by John Monagan dates the photograph c.1985.

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