GLAM Survey of Collecting Policy & Practice:
Lucy Cavendish College Archive, University of Cambridge

The Papers of Joyce Grenfell and Virginia Graham (which also includes correspondence between Grenfell and Katharine Moore) qualifies as the College’s only ‘literary archive’. The bulk of the collection comprises correspondence between Grenfell and Graham (1930-1979), several photograph albums compiled by Graham (1927-1988), and a handful of diaries by Grenfell (1972-1975). The size of the collection is 34 standard archive boxes. A catalogue of the collection is available on Janus.

Recent Acquisitions

Description of acquisition (including extent) Type of acquisition Source of acquisition
Correspondence between Joyce Grenfell and Katharine Moore.  170 letters Gift Offer from owner

For further information or enquiries please contact Lucy Cavendish College Archive direct.

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