- 1938 - 1949 (Creation)
Level of description
Extent and medium
1 cm, 43 letters
Name of creator
One letter from Essie Newberry to I. E. S. Edwards (dated 23/02/1949) and one draft letter from I. E. S. Edwards to Essie Newberry (no date) regarding items Percy E. Newberry wanted to donate to the British Museum were in the possession of I. E. S. Edwards.
Immediate source of acquisition or transfer
The letter and draft letter indicated above were presented by Mrs Lucy Constantine (daughter of I. E. S. Edwards) in September 2018.
Content and structure area
Scope and content
Correspondence between Iowerth Eiddon Stephen Edwards (British Museum) and Newberry, and to Mrs Newberry, including arranging visits and discussing various books and articles, news from the British Museum and the Egypt Exploration Society, donation of Newberry's artefacts to the British Museum.