crown CU Home > Libraries Home
Columbia University Libraries Archival CollectionsRare Book & Manuscript Library Collections
 

   Alan Sillitoe Letters to John and Dorothy Tarr, 1959-1974.

Download and Print CitationContact Bookmark Share

Preferred Citation

Alan Sillitoe Letters to John and Dorothy Tarr. Rare Book and Manuscript Library. Columbia University.

COinS Metadata available (e.g., for Zotero).

Summary Information

At a Glance

Bib ID:4079900 View CLIO record
Creator(s):Sillitoe, Alan.
Title:Alan Sillitoe Letters to John and Dorothy Tarr, 1959-1974.
Physical description:0.5 linear ft. (32 items in 1 box).
Language(s):In English
Access: This collection is located on-site.  More information »

Arrangement

Arrangement

Cataloged.

Return to top

Description

Scope and Content

The collection consists of 32 letters from Alan Sillitoe to his friends, the noted calligrapher John Charles Tarr and his wife, Dorothy, which concern Sillitoe's life, work, and interests during his most creative years.

Return to top

Using the Collection

RBML

Access Restrictions

This collection is located on-site.

Restrictions on Use

Permission to publish materials must be obtained in writing from the Librarian for Rare Books and Manuscripts.

Preferred Citation

Alan Sillitoe Letters to John and Dorothy Tarr. Rare Book and Manuscript Library. Columbia University.

Return to top

About the Finding Aid / Processing Information

Columbia University Libraries. Rare Book and Manuscript Library; machine readable finding aid created by Columbia University Libraries Digital Library Program Division

Processing Information

32 letters to J. & D. Tarr Cataloged 07/02/1997 HR

Machine readable finding aid generated from MARC-AMC source via XSLT conversion June 26, 2009 Finding aid written in English.
    2009-06-26 File created.
    2012-04-17 EAD created by PTL

Return to top

Subject Headings

The subject headings listed below are found in this collection. Links below allow searches at Columbia University through the Archival Collections Portal and through CLIO, the catalog for Columbia University Libraries, as well as ArchiveGRID, a catalog that allows users to search the holdings of multiple research libraries and archives.

All links open new windows.

Subjects

HeadingCUL Archives:
Portal
CUL Collections:
CLIO
Nat'l / Int'l Archives:
ArchiveGRID
Authors, English.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Calligraphers.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
English literature--20th century.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Novelists.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Tarr, Dorothy.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Tarr, John Charles.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID

Return to top

History / Biographical Note

Biographical Note

English north-country novelist, b. 1928.

Return to top