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George Warr letter, 1897 Nov. 1

Warr, George



Collection Information

Size: 1 Item, (on partial microfilm reel)

Summary: A letter to Warr from Leslie Stephen, father of Virginia Woolf, regarding Virginia's study of classical literature with Warr. Stephen tells Warr that his daughter "has been in a very nervous state...and has given me some anxiety...I should be grateful if you would just remember to let her off with light work."

Biographical/Historical Note

Professor of literature; Kensington, England.


This letter was given to the Archives by Harold G. Love with a collection of John Ferguson Weir papers. Presumably Love, who collected Weir letters, thought "Warr" was "Weir." The letter was removed from Weir papers and cataloged separately to correct the probable mistake.

Language Note

English .

How to Use This Collection

Alternative Forms Available

35mm microfilm reel 3480 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.

Restrictions on Access

Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Microfilmed materials must be consulted on microfilm. Contact Reference Services for more information.

How to Cite This Collection

George Warr letter, 1897 Nov. 1. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.