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HSW Papers Relating to Hugh Stanley Wilson
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Papers Relating to Hugh Stanley Wilson

Title Papers Relating to Hugh Stanley Wilson
Reference GBR/0272/PP/HSW
(former reference: Misc. 36/2; Misc. 93)
Creator Wilson, Hugh Stanley
Covering Dates 1870–1968
Extent and Medium 1 folder; paper and photographic print
Repository King's College Archive Centre, Cambridge
Content and context

Hugh Stanley Wilson (1885-1915, KC 1904) was a master at Rugby. His half-brother Sir (James) Steuart Wilson (1889-1966, KC 1908) was a well-known tenor despite losing a lung in World War I.

The collection contains chiefly correspondence related to the 1919 publication of 'Letters of Hugh Stanley Wilson' (HSW) edited by Sir Geoffrey Keynes and Cosmo Gordon, copies of letters not included in the book, and photographs of Hugh and Steuart.

Given by Geoffrey Keynes in 1968.

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Please cite as King's College Archive Centre, Cambridge, Papers Relating to Hugh Stanley Wilson, HSW

Further information

Information on birth year was provided in 2011 by a Janus user, who also stated 'He was the son of James Maurice Wilson (1831-1936) by his second marriage. Frank Sidgwick's [of Sidgwick and Jackson publishers] mother, nee Charlotte Sophia Wilson (1853-1924), was James Maurice Wilson's half-sister.'

Index Terms
Wilson, Hugh Stanley (1885-1915) schoolmaster
King's/PP/HSW contains:
1 Correspondence about 'Letters of Hugh Stanley Wilson'. Letters to Geoffrey Keynes about publication of the book. Authors include co-editor Cosmo Gordon, 'Garrett', Steuart Wilson, James and Georgina Wilson (HSW's father and stepmother) and Hugh's siblings.
c 30 pages; paper.
1916–1919
2 Publication bills for 'Letters of Hugh Stanley Wilson'. Bills for printing and producing photographs for the book.
5 pages; paper.
1919–1920
3 'Letters not printed'. Typescript copies of letters from HSW to [Charles] Sayle, Geoffrey [Keynes], H.F. Garrett, (Jean) Mrs. Walter Allen, Clive [Bell], Scholfield, A.S.F. Gow, Cosmo Gordon, [George H.L.] Mallory, Henri Marty, Cantley N. Shaw, Dorothy Allen, his father, his stepmother, Peg, John, Mrs. David, and Mrs. Brooke (Rupert Brooke's mother).
c 180 pages; paper.
1906–1915
4 Photographs. The file comprises the following black and white photographs:. - HSW in uniform (full body) standing in front of a house. - studio or school portrait (head and shoulders) of HSW age about 10 (two copies). - HSW in uniform (full body), hatless, smoking a pipe, in a yard. - HSW and Steuart as young men and two unidentified younger boys pulling a handcart up a lane. - 'Steuart + Hugh Wilson with their handcart + tent' showing the two young men at a campsite. - studio portrait of Hugh Wilson as a young man (head and half-body). - studio portrait of Hugh Wilson as a young man (head and shoulders) in a thoughtful pose, framed under glass.
8 photographs; photographic prints.
1870–1915
5 Material unrelated to 'Letters of Hugh Stanley Wilson'.
4 items; paper.
1913–1968

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