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VWL4307 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Martin Shaw

Dear Martin
I've never written to thank you for all the music you have sent me from time to time - There was "Sorry Time" and the Tallis...

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VWL406 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Gustav Holst

Dear V.

I’ve been trying to write you a long letter for a week - but can’t do it - besides you know it all - only this. I couldn’t have...

19140701
VWL4314 Letter from Adeline Vaughan Williams to Martin Shaw

Dear Mr Shaw
I liked having your letter so much.  It's one of the best parts of friendship if you can tell us of your anxieties.
We were...

19140817
VWL4315 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Martin Shaw

Dear Martin
For heavens sake try to stick to Dearmer during this awful tune- other jobs will be few & far between during the war - &...

19140818
VWL4930 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Eric George Millar

From R. Vaughan Williams, 13, Cheyne Walk, Chelsea, S.W.
6287 Western

There will be an inspection of special constables on
...

19140830
VWL4933 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Eric George Millar

Special Constabulary 13 Cheyne Walk S.W
Your group will in future be known as Squad C. group.3.
The group will next take up duty...

19140901
VWL410 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Edward J. Dent

Dear Dent

It is most fearfully kind of you & I accept with gratitude. The wind parts are at present out being copied in. But they will...

19141008
VWL4932 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Eric George Millar

E. Millar Esq
Special Constabulary
Owing to shortage of men next week I am obliged to arrange 4 hours shifts and to alter your times....

191411--
VWL420 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to the Special Constabulary Chelsea Company

(1) The South Fulham Constitutional Club 163 New King's Road has offered the use of its rifle range free except for the price of ammunition...

19141124
VWL4718 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Percy Pitt

Dear Mr Pitt1
I am v. sorry but I am hospital orderly for the next fortnight which means I am at it all day & every day.
...

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