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VWL3051 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Professor Arthur Hutchings

Dear Professor Hutchings
In my opinion the University of Durham would do itself honour by conferring a degree on Edmund Rubbra.
His work...

19481029
VWL2838 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Douglas Lilburn

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Dear Lilburn

Please use my name as a reference and I will do all I can to get you the job - but I take it you do not want...

19481022
VWL4971 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to the Secretary of the Society for the Protection of Science and Learning

Dear Sir,
I venture to place before you the case of Dr. Sohn, 131 Bewick Road, Gateshead-on-Tyne.
Dr. Sohn is a Scientist and now has a...

19480429
VWL2511 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Robert Trevelyan

Dear Bob

I have been reading right through the 1947 Xmas book. I think it a very fine collection - and particularly ‘The Veil’ ‘The Stream...

19471227
VWL2432 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Mary Glasgow

Dear Miss Glasgow,

I think you have had a letter from Miss Karpeles about the International Folk Music Council.1
I think,...

19471204
VWL3968 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Stanley Bate

Dear Stanley
I was much interested in your letter - I suppose the hectic life is good for your work - it would just shut me up altogether - I...

19471007
VWL5052 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams, Myra Hess, Albert Sammons and Lionel Tertis to the Editor of The Times

Sir,
We wish to put on record our grave concern over the inevitable effects of conscription in peace-time on certain occupations and...

19470522
VWL4229 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Ernest Newman

Dear Mr Newman
My wife asks me to report that Mrs Smith came to us last August and left by her own wish at the end of six weeks -...

19470509
VWL5032 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to John Buckland

Dear Buckland
For our old friendships sake here is this - but
(a) not a loan but a gift - I do no want to hang a millstone round your...

19461020
VWL4972 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to the Secretary of the Society for the Protection of Science and Learning

Dear Miss Ursell
I take the liberty of writing to you about my great friend and ex-pupil Mrs Glatz (née Helen Hunter).1 She...

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