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Norman Nicholson, 1956 - 1985

 Sous-sous Fonds — Container: NM/Nicholson
Reference Code:  GBR/0272/NM/Nicholson

Scope and Contents

The collection consists predominantly of letters written by Nicholson to Philip Gardner and typescript copies of twelve of Nicholson's poems some of which are unpublished. Also includes an index to the letters created by P. Gardner.


  • 1956 - 1985

Biographical / Historical

Norman Cornthwaite Nicholson (1914-1987) was an English poet associated with the Cumbrian town of Millom. Nicholson was elected a fellow of the Royal Society of Literature in 1945 and was conferred an OBE in 1981.


6 file(s) : paper

Language of Materials


Immediate Source of Acquisition

Given to the Archives Centre by P. Gardner (KC 1954) in October 2018.

Finding aid date

2021-04-21 15:19:25 +00:00

Repository Details

Part of the Archive Centre, King's College, Cambridge Repository

King's College
Cambridge CB2 1ST United Kingdom
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