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THE CHRISTOPHER SYKES PAPERS
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Box: 9 Fold: 20 Sitwell, Sir Osbert
02/02/1946 - 05/28/1976

DESCRIPTION: 3 ALSs and 2 TLS from Sir Osbert Sitwell to CS regarding Four Studies in Loyalty, Robert Byron, Parties & Dates, Sir Harold Acton and the death of Dame Edith Sitwell. 1 ALS from John Pearson about Sitwell's reaction to Waugh's Brideshead Revisited.

Box: 9 Fold: 21 Sitwell, Sir Sacheverell
11/05/1980 - 12/05/1980

DESCRIPTION: 1 ALS from Sir Sacheverell Sitwell to CS concerning the death of Lady Georgia Sitwell, wife of Sir Sacheverell Sitwell.

Box: 9 Fold: 22 Sparrow, John
12/26/1946 - 09/11/1979

DESCRIPTION: 7 ALSs from John Sparrow to CS regarding Four Studies in Loyalty, a BBC show about Evelyn Waugh, Waugh's biography and the letters of Maurice Bowra.

Box: 9 Fold: 23 Speaight, Robert
08/29/1953 - 05/17/1967

DESCRIPTION: 23 ALSs from Robert Speaight to CS regarding publishing and personal matter. References to Philip Caraman, T. S. Eliot, Sir Max Beerbohm, Patrick Balfour Lord Kinross and Evelyn Waugh's biography.

Box: 9 Fold: 24 The Spectator
02/17/1953 - 08/30/1977

DESCRIPTION: 7 TLSs from The Spectator to CS mostly regarding reviews written by CS for the magazine.

Box: 9 Fold: 25 Spender, Stephen
03/26/1954 - 09/20/1955

DESCRIPTION: 5 ALSs and 1 TLS from Stephen Spender at Encounter to CS regarding CS' review of Spender's World within World.

Box: 9 Fold: 26 Stannard, Martin J.
01/14/1976 - 05/05/1981

DESCRIPTION: 15 ALSs from Martin J. Stannard to CS regarding Evelyn Waugh's biography.

Box: 9 Fold: 27 Stark, Dame Freya
12/22/1946 - 06/27/1978

DESCRIPTION: 7 ALSs from Dame Freya Stark to CS mostly regarding the publication of her letters. Much discussion of her travels in the Near East.

Box: 9 Fold: 28 Stein, Leonard
04/14/1953 - 12/12/1957

DESCRIPTION: 7 ALSs from Leonard Stein to CS regarding Two Studies in Virtue and Sir Richard Sykes. References to the Balfour Declaration.

Box: 9 Fold: 29 Stern, James
07/16/1964 - 10/28/1980

DESCRIPTION: 16 ALSs from James Stern regarding Evelyn Waugh's biography and a show produced on BBC by CS.

Box: 10 Fold: 1 Stewart, Desmond
05/23/1976 - 08/30/1977

DESCRIPTION: 8 TLSs from Desmond Stewart to CS regarding Stewart's biography of T. E. Lawrence. Reference to Sir John Glubb and Charlotte Shaw.

Box: 10 Fold: 2 Stone, Janet
09/00/1975 - 01/13/1981

DESCRIPTION: 4 ALSs from Janet Stone to Cs regarding Nancy Astor's biography and Angela, Countess of Antrim's drawings.

Box: 10 Fold: 3 Storrs, Sir Ronald
12/17/1947 - 08/13/1953

DESCRIPTION: 4 ALSs from Sir Ronald Storrs to CS regarding a BBC production of The Spell of Arabia. Includes a typescript of the show. Reference toRonald Sibthorpe, T. E. Lawrence and Charles Doughty.

Box: 10 Fold: 4 Stout, Rex
05/30/1973

DESCRIPTION: 1 TLS from Rex Stout to CS asking CS to join The Authors Guild.

Box: 10 Fold: 5 Strickland-Constable, Sir Robert F.
09/06/1976 - 08/22/1978

DESCRIPTION: 4 ALSs and 4 TLSs from Sir Robert Strickland-Constable, Baronet to CS mostly regarding papers of the House of Sledmere and Sir Mark Sykes.

Box: 10 Fold: 6 Sutro, John, 1951 - 1954
09/29/1951 - 08/18/1954

DESCRIPTION: 4 ALSs and 1 ACs from John Sutro to CS, mostly personal with references to Sutro's travel, Graham Greene and John Sparrow.

Box: 10 Fold: 7 Sutro, John, 1964 - 1967
06/30/1964 - 05/17/1967

DESCRIPTION: 2 ACSs from John Sutro to CS with personal jokes. Includes biographical material about Evelyn Waugh by Sutro, with essays entitled Evelyn Waugh: The Early Days in London, Evelyn at Oxford and Evelyn: The Last Days.

Box: 10 Fold: 8 Sutro, John, 1972 - 1975
10/03/1972 - 10/16/1975

DESCRIPTION: 5 ALSs from John Sutro to CS commenting on CS' biographies of Lady Nancy Astor and Evelyn Waugh, with references to Waugh's diaries and Brideshead Revisited.

Box: 10 Fold: 9 Sutro, John, 1977 - 1978
05/02/1977 - 08/07/1978

DESCRIPTION: 4 ALSs and 1 ACS from John Sutro to CS mostly concerning personal matters. References to Christopher Isherwood and to the death of Sir Richard Sykes.

Box: 10 Fold: 10 Sutro, John, 1979 - 1980
05/19/1979 - 03/27/1980

DESCRIPTION: 5 ALSs from John Sutro to CS regarding Oscar Wilde, Graham Greene and Books & Bookmen.

Box: 10 Fold: 11 Sutro, John, Undated
undated

DESCRIPTION: 7 ALSs from John Sutro to CS referring to Alfred Duff Cooper, Marshall Ney, Diana Cooper and Lady Nancy Astor. Includes clippings of Sutro.

Box: 10 Fold: 12 Sykes, Camilla - Wedding
08/27/1935 - 08/25/1936

DESCRIPTION: 13 ALSs and 4 telegrams mostly addressed to Camilla Sykes regarding her and CS' wedding in August 1935.

Box: 10 Fold: 13 Sykes, Christopher - Family correspondence
04/27/1880 - 05/25/1948

DESCRIPTION: 3 miscellaneous ALSs from family members to CS. One is from "Bill", another from I. A. Sykes.

Box: 10 Fold: 14 Sykes, Christopher - Photos
[1941?] - 08/08/1959

DESCRIPTION: 2 sets of passport photos from the 1950's, a photo of "CS & Gottlieb in Egypt, 1941" and a portrait photo of CS, undated.

Box: 10 Fold: 15 Sykes, Christopher - World War II
06/22/1943 - 10/15/1957

DESCRIPTION: Miscellaneous documents and correspondence involving CS' membership in the Army during WWII in the Territorial Army Reserves of Officers until 1957. Includes soldier ID, a Citation from the French Government, release papers and payroll receipts.

Box: 10 Fold: 16 Sykes, Edith, Lady
02/20/1919 - 06/19/1930

DESCRIPTION: 3 ALSs from Edith Sykes to CS regarding the death of Sir Mark Sykes. Reference to Angela (Sykes), Countess of Antrim.

Box: 10 Fold: 17 Sykes, Sir Mark, Baronet
04/23/1889 - 01/05/1961

DESCRIPTION: 1 ALS from Sir Mark Sykes to "Mrs. Malcolm" about Aubrey Herbert. 3 TLs regarding the settlement of Sir Sykes' estate. 2 copies of letters to Lady Edith Sykes, one of which is from The Royal Yacht "Osborne".

Box: 10 Fold: 18 Sykes, Miggs (Camella)
undated

DESCRIPTION: 7 ALSs from Miggs Sykes to CS mostly regarding family matters. References to Sir Mark Sykes and Anthony Powell.

Box: 10 Fold: 19 Sykes, Sir Richard, Baronet, 1949 - 1974
01/10/1949 - 06/27/1974

DESCRIPTION: 68 ALSs from Sir Richard Sykes to CS mostly regarding Sir Mark Sykes, The Sledmere Papers, Sledmere House (photos), and Ran and Angela, Earl and Countess of Antrim.

Box: 10 Fold: 20 Sykes, Sir Richard, Baronet, 1975 - 1978
02/04/1975 - 07/11/1978

DESCRIPTION: 34 ALSs from Sir Richard Sykes to CS regarding the history of Sledmere House, Roger Adelson's biography of Sir Mark Sykes and CS' biography of Evelyn Waugh.

Box: 10 Fold: 21 Sykes, Virginia, Lady
06/04/1955 - 03/02/1965

DESCRIPTION: 5 ALSs from Lady Virginia Sykes, wife of Sir Richard Sykes, concerning the estate of her father, J. F. G. Gilliat.

Box: 10 Fold: 22 Tarshis, Jerome
06/07/1980 - 05/12/1981

DESCRIPTION: 9 TLSs from Jerome Tarshis to CS with carbons from CS regarding British and French cooking.

Box: 11 Fold: 1 Terni-Cialente, Signora
02/26/1947 - 06/26/1961

DESCRIPTION: 6 ALSs from Signora Terni-Cialente, an Italian friend of CS from WWII who wishes to immigrate to England.

Box: 11 Fold: 2 Thomas, Lowell
02/17/1973 - 06/08/1973

DESCRIPTION: 3 TLSs from Lowell Thomas to CS regarding CS' biographies of Evelyn Waugh and Nancy Astor and Thomas writings about T. E. Lawrence. Includes a copy of a letters from Arnold W. Lawrence to Thomas. Reference to Sir Mark Sykes.

Box: 11 Fold: 3 Trevor-Roper, Hugh R., Lord Dacre
05/31/1969 - 12/16/1975

DESCRIPTION: 2 ALSs from Hugh R. Trevor-Roper, Lord Dacre to CS regarding CS' biographies of Nancy Astor and Evelyn Waugh. References to Frederick, 2nd Earl of Birkenhead; Aurberon Waugh and Books & Bookmen.

Box: 11 Fold: 4 Trott zu Solz, Clarita von
06/12/1956 - 08/22/1970

DESCRIPTION: 53 TLSs and ALSs from Clarita von Trott zu Solz, wife of Adam von Trott zu Solz, to CS regarding Tormented Loyalty. References to many, including Margaret Boveri, Peter Bielenberg, Ima von Buch and Hans Rothfels.

Box: 11 Fold: 5 Trott zu Solz, Heinrich von
12/29/1968 - 01/23/1972

DESCRIPTION: 8 ALSs from Heinrich von Trott zu Solz, brother of Adam, mostly regarding Tormented Loyalty.

Box: 11 Fold: 6 Verschoyle, Derek
09/11/1952 - 01/10/1967

DESCRIPTION: 4 TLSs from Derek Verschoyle to CS regarding original publication of A Song of a Shirt and Dates & Parties. References to Osbert Lancaster, Evelyn Waugh, Nancy Mitford and Graham Greene.

Box: 11 Fold: 7 Wagner, Weiland
09/02/1961

DESCRIPTION: 1 TLS from Weiland Wagner, grandson of Richard Wagner, to CS. Includes 33 photos of Weiland Wagner, Sigfried Wagner, CS and Wilhelm Wassmuss' farm in Iran.

Box: 11 Fold: 8 Wall, Barbara
10/18/1975 - 12/05/1975

DESCRIPTION: 3 TLSs from Barbara Wall to CS regarding CS' biography of Evelyn Waugh. Includes a TLS from Wall to Thomas Burns at The Tablet. References to Bernard Wall, The Month, Headlong into Change, Aubrey Herbert and Teresa Jungmann.

Box: 11 Fold: 9 Walston, Catherine
12/11/1951

DESCRIPTION: 2 TLSs and 1 ALS from Catherine Walston to CS, mostly social.

Box: 11 Fold: 10 Warner, Barbara
11/02/1949

DESCRIPTION: 1 ALS and 1 ACS from Barbara Warner to CS, mostly social.

Box: 11 Fold: 11 Waugh, Alec
01/11/1967 - 06/21/1969

DESCRIPTION: 4 ALSs from Alec Waugh to CS with carbons from CS regarding CS' plans to write Evelyn Waugh's biography. Reference to Laura and Auberon Waugh, Robert Eliot and to a BBC production about Evelyn Waugh.

Box: 11 Fold: 12 Waugh, Auberon
07/02/1966 - 10/11/1975

DESCRIPTION: 6 ALSs from Auberon Waugh to CS with some carbons from CS first asking CS to write Evelyn Waugh's biography, then criticizing him for the biography. References to Laura Waugh and to an article by Auberon Waugh in Books & Bookmen.

Box: 11 Fold: 13 Waugh, Laura
02/22/1967

DESCRIPTION: 2 ALSs from Laura Waugh to CS regarding the BBC production about Evelyn Waugh, CS' plans to write Waugh's biography and her sale of Waugh's library to the University of Texas. References to Auberon Waugh, Lady Frances Donaldson and Cyril Connolly.

Box: 11 Fold: 14 Waugh, Teresa and Margaret
January 26, [1967?]

DESCRIPTION: 1 ALS (3 pp.) from Teresa Waugh to CS describing her relationship with her father, Evelyn Waugh. 3 ALSs from Margaret Waugh regarding CS' biography of Evelyn Waugh.

Box: 11 Fold: 15 West, Dame Rebecca
03/15/1952

DESCRIPTION: 1 TLS from Dame Rebecca West to CS regarding West's recent illness.

Box: 11 Fold: 16 Wheeler-Bennett, Sir John
11/20/1965 - 01/08/1976

DESCRIPTION: 2 ALS from Sir John Wheeler-Bennett to CS regarding Tormented Loyalty and Nancy. Includes brief TLS from Lady Ruth Wheeler-Bennett regarding Sir John's death.

Box: 11 Fold: 17 White's
11/19/1951 - 03/30/1952

DESCRIPTION: 2 notices from White's to CS regarding activities at the club.

Box: 11 Fold: 18 Wilson, Sir Angus
04/23/1953 - 06/30/1980

DESCRIPTION: 1 TLS, 1 ALS and 1 ACS from Sir Angus Wilson to CS regarding the British Museum, Evelyn Waugh's biography and Sir Wilson's knighthood.

Box: 11 Fold: 19 Wilson, Sir Harold
08/02/1979 - 11/06/1979

DESCRIPTION: 3 TLSs from Sir Harold Wilson to CS regarding Crossroads to Israel and Lord Robert Cecil.

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