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Letter No. Title Transcribed text Datesort descending
VWL745 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Gustav Holst

Dear Gustav

This is splendid news.  I shall think of you at S.P.G.S.1 on Wed.
I wish you could have been there on Sunday...

1929----
VWL1392 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to the Pilgrim Trust

Dear Director

I hope you will not mind reading the enclosed letter – you must get thousands like it.1
Isidore Schwiller is...

19400403
VWL3137 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Mrs Isidore Schwiller

Dear Mrs Schwiller1

May I have a line to say how Isidore is progressing? It is very sad to think he will not be playing when I...

19491013
VWL3061 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Margery Cullen

Dear Margery1

I have put off writing because I felt too overwhelmed by the splendour of your present to be able to express...

19491123
VWL1974 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Bruce Flegg

Dear Mr Flegg

Thankyou very much for your letter. I have noted the date & much hope to be able to attend (... Abbey Road Wed: Feb 15 2....

19500119
VWL2255 Letter from Hubert Foss to Ralph Vaughan Williams

My dear Ralph,

I have a number of things to write to you about.  I hope you will excuse me if I fill a page or two, numbering my subjects...

19510620
VWL2260 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Hubert Foss

Dear Hubert

I am so sorry I have been so long answering your letter.1 However I will try and do so in detail.
I was...

19510627
VWL3231 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to James McKay Martin

Dear Martin,

I fear I am very bad on dates. The oboe concerto was written for Leon Goossens, and was to have been performed at the series...

19551217
VWL5099 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to John Cruft

Dear Mr Cruft1
MY wife has shewn me your kind invitation - unfortunately I have to be in Manchester that day conducting the...

19560225
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