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17 - Commission Publications and Proposed Histories
WG 1544/2 PT.1
The King's Pilgrimage
Main topics: draft text for book by F. Fox; and approval from Buckingham Palace; permission to use press photographs as illustrations; distribution of complimentary copies and thanks from recipients; marketing of book
Including: MS copy of letter from R. Kipling re draft of text; 10 June 1922. Letter to Kipling from Principal Assistant Secretary re marketing of book; and MS. copy of reply; 27 July and 7 Aug. 1922. Letter re F. Ware's health; 29 July 1922. Letter from Sir E. Hodder-Williams (Hodder & Stoughton) to R. Kipling re marketing of book; 11 Aug. 1922. Envelope containing plan of Etaples Military Cemetery and plans of Dominion plots. 2 Envelopes containing pr. proof sheets.
20/5/1922 - 29/12/1922
ORIGINALS OF SOME MS. COPY CORRESPONDENCE ARE IN 543/1/3.
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Kipling; (Joseph) Rudyard (1865-1936); writer and poet
Ware; Sir; Fabian Arthur Goulstone (1869-1949); newspaper editor and the founder of the Imperial War Graves Commission
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