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VWL2174 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Veronica Wedgwood

Dear Veronica

A few years ago I tried to stir up George Trevelyan and Gilbert Murray about this awful scheme for a translation of the Bible...

19510117
VWL3915 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Vera Hockman

My dearest Vera,
This is frankly a begging letter - & I hate doing it because I know that your generous heart has already helped, more...

19390203
VWL1460 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Ursula Wood

My Dear

What lovely presents - the tie will smarten me up for the duration.
I think your idea for an enquiry bureau1here...

19401015
VWL4313 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Thomas Beecham

Dear Sir Thomas Beecham
This is to introduce to you Mr FRANZ REIZENSTEIN a very talented composer and pianist. If you could possibly find...

19370210
VWL4706 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to the Victoria University of Wellington

Dear Sir,
Thank you for your kind letter. I am glad you have made Mr Page Professor of Music.1 I feel sure that he will fill the...

19571118
VWL4969 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to the Secretary of the Society for the Protection of Science and Learning

Dear Madam
In reply to your letter I enclose a testimonial for Mr Franz Reizenstein - But I think you should know that a committee of which I...

19401022
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
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...

19460806
VWL4973 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to the Secretary of the Society for the Protection of Science and Learning

Dear Sir
I venture to write to you to see if you can do anything in the following case
Miss Mahler (daughter of the composer Gustav...

19400624
VWL4974 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to the Secretary of the Society for the Protection of Science and Learning

Dear Mr Cleghorn Thomson
I have already heard personally from Mr Jahoda1 and have written a testimonial - The best I could do...

19381016

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