File NEWB2/239 - Edwards, Iowerth Eiddon Stephen - correspondence

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Edwards, Iowerth Eiddon Stephen - correspondence


  • 1938 - 1949 (Creation)

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1 cm, 43 letters

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(23 April 1869 - 7 August 1949)

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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.

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The letter and draft letter indicated above were presented by Mrs Lucy Constantine (daughter of I. E. S. Edwards) in September 2018.

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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.

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MSS 13/35-62

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