BRACERS Record Detail
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Four letters to BR, listed in Sotheby's catalogue, 18 July 1973. Individual dates are not provided.
The letters, lot 145, were listed as the property of T. Fox-Pitt. "Phelps" is identified as Elspeth's surname in the prior and succeeding lots. In later letters to BR she signed herself Elspeth Fox Pitt.
Subjects include meetings, his son Conrad, and going to Norway and Berlin for the Foreign Office. 5 pages in all.
The addresses are: Mayfair Court, Stratton Street, W.1; Telegraph House, Petersfield; and Penralltgoch, Merioneth. Phelps' letter of 1956/06/28 is at record 120106.
The trips to Norway and Berlin must belong to 1948, and record ? represents that letter.
Record last modified 2020/04/09
Created/last modified by rstaple