Papers and correspondence of the writer Julia Frances Strachey, (1901-1979), including diaries,
notebooks, manuscripts, typescripts and correspondence with her uncle Lytton Strachey,
Dora Carrington and her first husband Sir Lawrence Gowing. This material was
used extensively for the biography Julia: A Portrait of Julia Strachey by herself and Frances Partridge,(London
1983). Personalia includes a divorce certificate, a will, postcards, photographs and a scrapbook, mainly
comprising press cuttings including reviews of Strachey's novels, with a few miscellaneous letters inserted.
Draft handlist available.
Last modified 3 August 2006