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LevelFile
Finding Number (Click this to view full catalogue structure)COW/4/I/2/188
TitleColefax, Lady Sibyl
Extent5 items
Date[mid-20th century]
DescriptionCorrespondence from Lady Colefax, signed 'Sibyl', [Lady Sibyl Colefax, nee Halsey, born 1874 and died 1950, interior designer and socialite].

1/ Transcript of a letter from Lady Colefax of Argyll House, 211 Kings Road, Chelsea, undated. Letter is addressed to 'Dear Noel'. She is upset and explains why she did not come to his dress rehearsal in Manchester.

2/ Transcript of a letter from Noel Coward to Lady Colefax, undated. Letter is addressed to 'Dear Sybil'. He is upset by the contents of her letter, and explains to her that his dress rehearsals are not social functions but demand hard work. He invites her to the dress rehearsal in London.

3/ Transcript of a letter from Lady Colefax of Argyll House, 211 Kings Road, Chelsea, undated. Letter is addressed to 'Dear Noel'. Explains herself further as to why she would have liked him and other friends to meet in Manchester.

4/ Transcript of a letter from Lady Colefax of 19 Lord North Street Westminster, undated. Letter is addressed to 'Dear Noel'. Wishes him success for his musical currenting playing the in the theatres.

5/ Transcript of a letter from Lady Colefax of 19 Lord North Street, Westminster dated Friday. Letter is addressed to 'Dear Noel'. She enjoyed the day they spent together recently.

See also COW/4/I/2/140 and COW/4/I/2/425
NotesFormer reference: Section I Personal Correspondence of Noël Coward, Box 1
Access StatusOpen

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