Record

Ref NoOHM/2
TitleCorrespondence sent to Oliver Messel
DescriptionThis series contains the personal correspondence Messel exchanged with his wide circle of friends of friends throughout his life. Messel moved in many circles, from the Bright Young Things of the 1920s to both film and theatrical stars as well as the worlds of both the British aristocracy and later the people who made their homes on Mustique and Barbados. Key correspondents include Cecil Beaton, Katharine Hepburn, Merle Oberon, Cole Leslie (secretary to Noel Coward) and Peter Glenville.
Datec. 1920s-1978
ArrangementArranged into files alphabetically by correspondent's surname with files at the end of the class for correspondents identified by first name only and for unidentified correspondents.
FormatTyped Document
Manuscript
Extent7 boxes
LevelClass
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