Record

LevelFile
Finding Number (Click this to view full catalogue structure)DA26/2/1/6
Title1913-1921 correspondence from J. Laidlaw Maxwell Sr. to J. Preston and Lilly Maxwell
Extent235 letters
Date1913-1921
DescriptionManuscript letters from J. Laidlaw Maxwell Sr. to J. Preston and Lilly [nee Isaacson] Maxwell; includes correspondence from Mary Maxwell [nee Goodall]; relating to First World War, professional and domestic matters Apr-Dec 1913, Jan 1914-Dec 1916, Jan-Feb 1917, Nov-Dec 1919, Jan-Dec 1920, Jan-Feb 1921
Locations from which letters were written include: Kent, Coldharbour nr. Dorking, Wimbledon and Bath
Includes: /1-/4 Letters from Mary Maxwell to Preston and Lilly Maxwell, Apr-Dec 1913, /57 Letter from Mary Maxwell to Preston and Lilly Maxwell, Jan 1915; /99 Letter from Mary Maxwell to Preston and Lilly Maxwell, Nov 1915; /104 Letter from Mary Maxwell to Preston and Lilly Maxwell, Dec 1915; /119 Letter from Mary Maxwell to Preston and Lilly Maxwell, including manuscript copy of will of Miss Harriet Gordon, Mar 1916
ArrangementArranged chronologically; the main bodies of correspondence were originally out of sequence, but have been replaced as accurately as possible; may still contain slight discrepancies in chronological sequence
LanguageEnglish
Access StatusOpen
Physical Description/235 is a partial letter and is out of sequence, nd