University of Texas, Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center

T. E. Lawrence:

An Inventory of His Collection at the Harry Ransom Center

Descriptive Summary

Creator: Lawrence, T. E. (Thomas Edward), 1888-1935
Title T. E. Lawrence Collection
Dates: 1912-1966
Abstract: This collection includes manuscripts and proofs of Lawrence's works, most notably two drafts of The Arab Revolt, as well as correspondence. However, the bulk of the material comprises research about Lawrence. B. H. Liddel Hart's T. E. Lawrence in Arabia and After is well represented, and there is material relating to the controversial Lawrence of Arabia: A Biographial Inquiry by Richard Aldington.
Call Number: Manuscript Collection MS-02407
Extent: 14 boxes (5.83 linear feet), 4 galley folders
Language: English.
Repository: Harry Ransom Center, The University of Texas at Austin

Biographical Sketch

Thomas Edward Lawrence, archaeologist, soldier, and author, popularly known as Lawrence of Arabia, was born at Tremadoc, North Wales, on August 15, 1888, the second of five sons. His father, Thomas Robert Chapman, and his mother, Sarah Maden, assumed the name of Lawrence. The family was raised in comfort by private means.

Lawrence learned to read at a very early age by observing his older brother being taught to read. At the age of four he read newspapers and books, at six he began the study of Latin, and at eight entered Oxford City High School, which he attended until 1907. He developed an interest in literature, archaeology, and architecture, with an emphasis on the Middle Ages. This led him, as a student at the modern history school of Jesus College, Oxford, which he attended from 1907 to 1910, to choose as his thesis title "The Influence of the Crusades on European Military Architecture--to the End of the XIIth Century," published in 1936 as Crusader Castles. In 1909 he had walked most of the nine hundred miles between Palestine and Syria to study castles.

He obtained 1st Class Honours in Modern History in 1910 and was awarded four years of funding for travel. Between 1911 and 1914 he went on excavating expeditions to various spots in the Middle East, where he lived among Arab people and gained an understanding of their culture, geography, and language, developing a liking for Arabic food and attire. Thus his reputation began to be established as an expert in Arab affairs.

After World War I broke out in 1914, Lawrence obtained a commission in the War Office and was sent as part of the British Intelligence Service to Egypt to work in the Arab Bureau. He became a liaison officer between the British and the Arabs and was advisor to Prince Faisal. The Arabs were in revolt against their Turkish rulers; in support of the Arab opposition, Lawrence organized Arab tribes using guerilla resistance to halt the Turkish advance, finally defeating the Turks and bringing the area south of Aqaba, except for Medina, under Arab-British control. He was subsequently promoted Major in 1917 and to Lieutenant-Colonel in 1918. Lawrence became a national hero in 1919 following a lecture and film by Lowell Thomas on "the uncrowned King of Arabia," which attracted sellout crowds in London for six months.

After the war Lawrence worked to support independence for the Arab states at the Versailles Peace Conference, but was unsuccessful and became disillusioned. He served as adviser to Winston Churchill at the Colonial Office on Middle Eastern affairs. It was at this time that he began to write about his adventures in the Middle East which were published in 1935 as Seven Pillars of Wisdom, issued first for subscription in 1926 and published in 1927 in an abridged version entitled Revolt in the Desert.

Lawrence resigned from the Colonial Office in July 1922 and, seeking a life of obscurity, entered the ranks of the Royal Air Force the following month under the assumed name John Hume Ross in order to avoid publicity. He was discharged the following January due to press disclosure of his identity. In 1923 he changed his name to T. E. Shaw which he legally adopted in 1927. From March 1923 to August 1925 he was a private in the Royal Tank Corps. He then rejoined the Royal Air Force where he remained as Aircraftsman Shaw until he retired from the service in February 1935 at the age of forty-six, and returned to live in his cottage, Clouds Hill, at Bovington, Dorset. He was involved in a motorcycle accident near Clouds Hill on May 13, 1935, when he swerved to avoid two boys on bicycles, and died on May 19, 1935.

Other publications by Lawrence include The Wilderness of Zin, an archaeological report on Sinai, co-authored with C. L. Woolley and published in 1915. Between 1916 and 1919 he secretly wrote articles in the Arab Bulletin, published as Secret Dispatches from Arabia in 1939. Lawrence wrote an Introduction to Travels in Arabia Deserta by Charles Doughty for a 1921 reprint edition by Jonathan Cape, the first book to be published by that firm. This was a book Lawrence greatly admired and which had a strong influence on his life while in Arabia. In 1932 he published a prose translation of Homer's The Odyssey. In The Mint (which he forbade to be published until 1950), he wrote about his early days in the Royal Air Force. It was published posthumously by Doubleday, Doran in 1936.

Scope and Contents

The T. E. Lawrence Collection contains 14 boxes of primarily manuscripts, drafts, and correspondence, covering the years 1912 to 1966. The collection is arranged in four series: I. Works, circa 1920-1935 (1.5 boxes), II. Letters, 1912-1935 (4.5 boxes), III. Recipient, 1922-1934 (1 folder), and IV. Miscellaneous, 1918-1966 (8 boxes). Within the series and subseries the material is arranged alphabetically. This collection was previously accessible only through a card catalog, but has been re-cataloged as part of a retrospective conversion project.

The Works series consists principally of holograph and typescript drafts. Included are a typed manuscript and a holograph with revisions of The Arab Revolt. Also in the collection is a holograph of the Introduction to Charles Doughty's Arabia Deserta, a typed manuscript of The Mint, galley proofs with Lawrence's notes for his translation of Homer's The Odyssey, and notes and page proofs for Seven Pillars of Wisdom (chapters I-VII), along with a proof copy with revisions and cuts.

The Letters series contains chiefly letters Lawrence sent to publishers, printers, and artists concerning his manuscripts. Lawrence wrote to friends about the books or poems he read, and occasionally to the authors themselves. He wrote to friends about his life as an aircraftsman and to fellow aircraftsmen in the Royal Air Force discussing projects. Earlier letters were written about his experiences in Arabia. A very few letters are to friends discussing a luncheon or other social engagements. Significant correspondents include: W. E. G. Beauforte-Greenwood, Sir Sydney Cockerell, George Dunn, Florence Emily Hardy, Eric Kennington, B. H. Liddell Hart, Kenneth Marshall, Stewart Newcombe, Raymond Savage, and Mrs. Clare Sydney Smith.

The very slight Recipient series comprises a single folder of letters from such well-known personalities as: Sir Winston Churchill, James Hanley, Eric Kennington, B. H. Liddell Hart, and George Bernard Shaw.

The Miscellaneous series is the most extensive of the collection. It contains bibliographical notes, proof pages, letters relating to Lawrence's works or to works by others writing about Lawrence, scripts of radio broadcasts on the BBC after Lawrence's death, and other items. Included here is a bound mimeographed copy of Richard Aldington's Lawrence of Arabia and extracts of a typed manuscript of Aldington's T. E. Lawrence: the Legendand the Man. General correspondence relating to Lawrence, the bulk of it after his death and much of it concerning his death, is included along with miscellany such as announcements, checks, maps, receipts, notes to subscribers, drafts, sketches, and production materials.

Material under the heading for B. H. Liddell Hart, author of T. E. Lawrence in Arabia and After (1934), contains the extensive correspondence during the years 1951 to 1960 concerning the controversy surrounding the publication of Richard Aldington's book, Lawrence of Arabia: A Biographical Inquiry. Also present is a section of correspondence for the years 1960-1963 regarding the Lawrence of Arabia film. Interfiled with some 524 letters by Liddell Hart is his incoming correspondence on these two topics, which is considerable as well. Additional material includes galleys for the London Magazine, 1955, a galley proof with revisions of The Strategy of Indirect Approach, typed copies of T. E. Lawrence in Arabia and After with comments and notes by Lawrence, and other copies with revisions and inserts. Included also is a small number of miscellaneous letters and other items.

In addition, there is a section containing the correspondence of John G. Wilson, of J.& E. Bumpus bookstore, concerning the sale and publication of Lawrence's works covering the years 1924 through 1949.

Throughout the correspondence in the collection there are occasionally notes on letters and enclosures from correspondents other than those named on the folders. Such items are indexed and a reference to their location is given in the Index of Correspondents at the end of this inventory. For instance: in the Recipient series, if a letter from John Doe to T. E. Lawrence encloses a letter by Mary Smith, Mary Smith's name would appear in the Index of Correspondents, and the location given as (with Doe, John).



Open for research

Index Terms

Aldington, Richard, 1892-1962.
Armitage, Merle, 1893- .
Baring, Maurice, 1874-1945.
Beauforte-Greenwood, W. E. G.
Brophy, John, 1899-1965.
Churchill, Randolph S. (Randolph Spencer), 1911-1968.
Churchill, Winston, Sir, 1874-1965.
Cockerell, Sydney Carlyle, Sir, 1867-1962.
Dunn, George W. M., 1908- .
Ede, H. S. (Harold Stanley), 1895- .
Frere-Reeves, Alexander S., 1892-1984.
Garnett, David, 1892- .
Garnett, Edward, 1868-1937.
Graves, Robert, 1895- .
Hanley, James, 1901- .
Hardy, Florence Emily, 1881-1937.
Kennington, Celandine.
Kennington, Eric, 1888-1960.
Lawrence, Arnold Walter, 1900- .
Liddell Hart, Basil Henry, Sir, 1895-1970.
Marshall, Kenneth W.
Newcombe, Stewart F., 1878-1956.
Sassoon, Siegfried, 1886-1967.
Savage, Raymond, 1888- .
Shaw, George Bernard, 1856-1950.
Smith, Clare Sydney W., Mrs.
Squire, John Collings, Sir, 1884-1958.
Storrs, Ronald, Sir, 1881- .
Walker, Emery, Sir, 1851-1933.
Williamson, Henry, 1895-1977.
Wilson, John Gideon, b. 1876.
Golden Cockerel Press.
Jonathan Cape Ltd.
Arabs--History--20th century.
Archaeologists--Great Britain.
Authors, English--20th century.
Orientalists--Great Britain.
Soldiers--Great Britain.
World War, 1914-1918--Campaigns--Middle East.
Document Types
Financial records.
Galley proofs.
Letter books.
Memorial cards.

Related Material

Elsewhere in the Center are 64 Vertical File folders and four scrapbooks that contain newspaper clippings covering Lawrence's death and his life in general. There are seven boxes of photographs in the Literary File in the Photography Collection. Included in these are photographs of crusader castles taken by Lawrence in France and Syria between 1907-1909, and photographs of the Hejaz Railroad and the Gamuk Valley. The majority are photographs taken by Lawrence during his travels throughout Arabia. In addition, there are photographs by Lowell Thomas of Lawrence in Arabia. Most of the photographs, whether taken by Lawrence, Lowell, or unknown photographers, have descriptive notes on the back in Lawrence's hand.

The Art Collection houses 37 illustrations by Eric Kennington for Seven Pillars of Wisdom (lithographs, original drawings, and woodcuts), portraits of Lawrence by several artists in various media, two busts of Lawrence by Eric Kennington, and a sketchbook by an unknown artist.

The Center's George Bernard Shaw Collection includes Lawrence correspondence and a single page of the galley proof for The Odyssey of Homer.

Administrative Information


Purchase and gifts, 1963-1987 (R1615, R1479, R1634, R1364, R2030, R2267, R2693, R3082, R3313, R3732, R4228, R4641, R4721, R4723, R5180, R6625, R7862, G4045)

Processed by:

Sally M. Nichols, 1998


Contemporary Authors, v. 115. (Detroit, Michigan: Gale Research Co., 1985).

Dictionary of National Biography, 1931-1940. (London: Oxford University Press, 1949).

The Letters of T. E. Lawrence, selected and edited by Malcolm Brown. (London: J.M. Dent & Sons, 1988).

Lawrence of Arabia, Strange Man of Letters; the literary criticism and correspondence of T. E. Lawrence, ed. by Harold Orlans. (Rutherford: Fairleigh Dickinson University Press, 1993).

T. E. Lawrence Collection--Folder List

Series I. Works, circa 1920-1935

box folder
1 1 Unidentified; A-K
Answers to queries,
Commonplace book,
Crusaders Castles,
Crusaders Castles,
Destruction of the Fourth Army,
Introduction for Richard Garnett's The Twilight of the Gods,
Kalaat el Hosn (pen and ink drawing)
The Arab Revolt
box folder
1 2 Typed manuscript bound w/illus.,
3 Holograph manuscript, 1920,
4 Introduction to Doughty's Arabia Deserta
5 L-Z
6 The Mint, 1927-1928,
The Odyssey of Homer, proofs with notes [galleys removed to Galley Files]
box folder
2 1 "Power Boat Hull Reconditioning,"1934-1935,
2-4 Seven Pillars of Wisdom, proof copy, 1926, pp v-xxii, 1-660

Series II. Letters, 1912-1935

box folder
2 5 Unidentified; A
6 Armstrong, F. H. C., 1924-1932
box folder
3 1 B
2 Baring, Maurice, 1928-1934
3-4 Beauforte-Greenwood, W. E. G., 1931-1934
5 C
6 D-F
7 Dunn, George W. M., 1930-1935
8 Frere-Reeves, Alexander S., 1892-1984
box folder
4 1 G-K
2-3 Hardy, Florence Emily (Dugdale), 1923-1935
4 Hayter, H. G., 1929-1934
5-8 Jonathan Cape Ltd., nd
box folder
5 1 Kennington, Eric, 1921-1935
2 L-Q
3-4 Liddell Hart, Basil Henry, 1921-1934
5-7 Marshall, Kenneth W., 1931-1935
box folder
6 1 Marson, Thomas Bertrand, 1924-1935
2 Newcombe, Stewart F., 1920-1935
3 R
4 Richards, Vyvyan, 1912-1933
5 Russell, Arthur, 1929-1935
6 Russell, Henry Tosti, 1931-1933
7 S-Z
8 Savage, Raymond, 1923-1934
9-11 Smith, Mrs. Clare Sydney W., 1930-1934
12 Wilson, John Gideon, 1925-1934

Series III. Recipient, 1922-1934

box folder
7 1 A-Z

Series IV. Miscellaneous, 1918-1966

box folder
7 2 Unidentified authors
3 A-C
Aldington, Richard
box folder
7 4 Lawrence of Arabia, 1953,
5 T. E. Lawrence: The Legend and the Man,
6 Anderson, E. H.
box folder
8 1 D-E
Doughty, Charles Montagu, Travels in Arabia Deserta, 1921
reprint, corrected proofs (2 bound volumes)
box folder
8 2 F-J
3 Great Britain. Royal Air Force Internal Payment Voucher
4 K-Lawrence, Sarah, Mrs.
Lawrence, T. E. (Thomas Edward)
box folder
8 5 A-Z
6 Bibliography of letters
7 Crusader Castles materials, 1936
Secret despatches from Arabia, prospectus [galleys removed to Galley Files]
box folder
8 8 Shaw-Ede letters, 1927-1935
Liddell Hart, Basil Henry
Aldington-Lawrence Controversy Correspondence, 1951-1960
box folder
9 1 A
2 B
3 C
4 D-F
5 G
6 Gilman, L. H., nd
7 H-J
box folder
10 1 K
2 To Kennington, Eric, 1954-1956
3-4 Kennington, Eric, 1954-1957
5 L
6 M-O
7-8 Newcombe, S. F., 1954-1955
9 P-R
box folder
11 1 S
2 T-V
3 W-Z
4 Miscellaneous, A-Z
Lawrence of Arabia Film Correspondence, 1960-1963
box folder
11 5 A-K
6 L-Z
7 Lawrence, A. W.
London Magazine, 1955 [galleys removed to Galley Files]
box folder
11 8 The Strategy of Indirect Approach
12 T. E. Lawrence in Arabia and After, nd
1 Comments by Lawrence, T. E.
Galley proof with revisions [galleys removed to Galley Files]
box folder
12 2-3 Typescript with notes by Lawrence, T. E.
4-5 Holograph manuscript with revisions
box folder
13 1-2 Typescript with revisions and inserts
3 Miscellaneous pages
4 Miscellaneous correspondence, 1932-1955
5 Miscellaneous items
6 Empty folders and envelopes
box folder
14 1 M-R
2 S-T
3 W-Z
4-12 Wilson, John Gideon, 1924-1949

T. E. Lawrence Collection--Index of Correspondents

Index entries followed by the notation [from Lawrence, T. E.] indicate people to whom Lawrence wrote. Box and folder numbers followed by a number in parenthesis indicate the number of items by (or to) that person. No parenthetical notation indicates there is just one item. So in the example:

Armitage, Flora--12.1(8), 14.5

there are eight items from Armitage in box 12, folder 1, and one item in box 14, folder 5.

  • A. P. Watt & Son--11.3
  • Aarousohn, Rifka--7.3
  • Aitken, W. R.--7.3, 9.1
  • Akle, Farideh--9.1
  • Aldington, Richard, 1892-1962--(with London Magazine)
  • Alexander, H. G.--9.1
  • Alexander, S. W.--9.1
  • Allanson--2.5(2) [from Lawrence, T. E.]
  • Allen, Trevor--9.1(2)
  • Allenby, Daisy, Lady--(with Lawrence, A. W.--11.7)
  • Altounyan, Dora--11.5
  • Amery, L. S. (Leopold Stennett), 1873-1955--9.1(7)
  • Anderson, E. H.--7.6(2)
  • Andrews, H. G.--2.5 [from Lawrence, T. E.]
  • Andrews, Linton, Sir, 1886- --9.1(2)
  • Anson, Robert [Esq.]--9.1(2)
  • Armitage, Flora A.--9.1(8), 11.5
  • Armitage, Merle, 1893- --9.1(5)
  • Armstrong, H.C. (Harold Courtenay), 1891-1943--2.6(9) [from Lawrence, T. E.]
  • Astor, Nancy Witcher Langhorne Astor, Viscountess, 1879-1964--9.1(6)
  • Baldwin, Monica--9.2
  • Bain--3.1 [from Lawrence, T. E.]
  • Baring, Maurice, 1874-1945--3.2(24) [from Lawrence, T. E.] (12 transcripts)
  • Barker--3.1 [from Lawrence, T. E.]
  • Barrow, George de Symons, Sir, 1864-1959--9.2
  • Barton, R. M. S.--9.2
  • Basil Blackwell Publisher--9.2(3)
  • Bateman, Donald--9.2
  • Beach, D. M.--7.1
  • Beauforte-Greenwood, W.E.G.--3.1(4), 3.3-4(34) [from Lawrence, T. E.]
  • Beaumont, T.W.--3.1(5) [from Lawrence, T. E.]; 9.2
  • Becke, Archibald Frank, b.1871--3.1(2) [from Lawrence, T. E.]
  • Bertram Rota Ltd.--1.3
  • Black, L. M. P., Miss, 1850-1936--3.1(20) [from Lawrence, T. E.]
  • Blackwell, Basil, Sir, 1889- --See Basil Blackwell Publisher
  • Blease, Walter Lyon, 1884- --9.2
  • Bliss, Howard S., Dr.--3.1 [from Lawrence, T. E.]
  • Bolt, Robert O.--11.5(4); (with Lawrence, A. W.--11.7)
  • Borton, A. E.--9.2
  • Brook, W. H.--9.2(3)
  • Brooks, Collin, 1893- --9.2(2)
  • Brophy, John, 1899-1965--3.1(6) [from Lawrence, T. E.]
  • Brown, Ruth R.--(with Lawrence, A.W.--11.7)
  • Bullock, Christopher, Sir--9.2
  • Burling--3.1 [from Lawrence, T. E.]
  • Burrell--3.1 [from Lawrence, T. E.]
  • Butler, Bromfield--11.5(4)
  • Buxton, R. V., 1883-1953--7.3
  • Campbell, Roy, 1906- --11.4
  • Cape, Johnathan, 1879-1960-- See Jonathan Cape Ltd.
  • Carrington, Charles, 1897- --9.3
  • Charles J. Sawyer Ltd.--7.4
  • Chislett, W. A.--9.3(3)
  • Chrimes, W. B.--7.3
  • Churchill, Randolph S. (Randolph Spencer), 1911-1968--9.3
  • Churchill, Winston, Sir, 1874-1965--7.1, 9.3(5), (with Lawrence, A. W.--10.5), 11.4
  • Civil and Military Gazette--3.5 [from Lawrence, T. E.]
  • Cockerell, Sydney Carlyle, Sir, 1867-1962--3.5(26) [from Lawrence, T. E.]
  • Collins (Firm: London, England)--9.3(13), (with Lawrence, A.W.--10.5), 11.4
  • Connell, John--9.3(3)
  • Coombes, Henry James--9.3(2), 11.5(3)
  • Cork and Orrery, William Henry--9.3
  • Cornwallis, Kinahan, Sir, 1883-1959--7.3(2)
  • Crampton, W.--3.5(2) [from Lawrence, T. E.]
  • Cummings, A. J. (Arthur John), b. 1885--9.3
  • Curtis, Lionel, 1872-1955--3.5 [from Lawrence, T. E.]; 9.3(4)
  • Cutforth, John--9.3(2)
  • Daily Dispatch (Manchester, England)--9.4
  • Daily Express (London, England)--9.4
  • Daily Mail (London, England)--9.4
  • De La Berg, R.--7.1
  • Denham, T. S.--9.4
  • Denny, Therese--9.4
  • Dietrich, B.--14.6
  • Dixon, Alec--9.4, 11.4
  • Doran, George H. (George Henry), 1869-1956--3.6 [from Lawrence, T. E.]
  • Douglas, Robin--9.4(3)
  • Duncan, Theodora--8.1(2)
  • Dunn, George W. M., 1908- --3.7(36) [from Lawrence, T. E.]
  • Earle, Edward Mead, 1894-1954--8.1
  • East Essex Gazette (Essex, England)--9.4
  • Ede, H. S. (Harold Stanley), 1895- --8.1(16)
  • Eliot, Edward G.--8.1
  • Emrys-Jones, J.--9.4
  • Evening Chronicle (Newcastle upon Tyne, England)--9.4
  • Express and Star (Wolverhampton, England)--9.4
  • Faber and Faber--8.2
  • Fetherstonhaugh, Miss--3.6 [from Lawrence, T. E.]
  • The Field (London, England)--9.4(2)
  • Fifield, A. C.--4.8 (with Jonathan Cape Ltd.--4.8)
  • Fitzmorris, R.--3.6(7) [from Lawrence, T. E.]
  • Foa, R. H.--3.6(2) [from Lawrence, T. E.]
  • Fortescue, J. W. (John William), Sir, 1859-1933--8.2
  • Frere-Reeves, Alexander S., 1892-1984--3.6(6), 3.8(29) [from Lawrence, T. E.]
  • Garnett, David, 1892- --9.5(2), 11.5(3)
  • Garnett, Edward, 1868-1937--4.1(2) [from Lawrence, T. E.]; 8.2(2)
  • Gaselee, S. (Stephen), 1882-1943--8.2(2)
  • Gillett, Eric--9.5
  • Gilman, L. H.--9.6(7), 11.5(2)
  • Gilmour, Ian ( The Spectator)--9.5
  • Golden Cockerel Press--8.2(12)
  • Goodyear, Margaret--9.5(13), 11.4
  • Graves, Robert, 1895- --9.5(6)
  • Great Britain. Ministry of Information--8.2
  • Great Britain. Royal Air Force--8.2
  • Greenhill, Edward Stanley--4.1(4) [from Lawrence, T. E.]
  • Greenhill, Elizabeth Mary--4.1 [from Lawrence, T. E.]
  • Greenwood, C. J.--4.1 [from Lawrence, T. E.]
  • Hankey, Maurice Pascal Alers Hankey, Baron, 1877-1963--9.7(4)
  • Hanley, James, 1901- --7.1
  • Hanley, Thomas Edward, 1893-1969--1.3
  • Hardinge of Penshurst, Helen, Lady--9.7(10)
  • Hardy, Florence Emily, 1881-1937--4.1(40), 4.2(40), 4.3(36) [from Lawrence, T. E.]
  • Harvey, John H.--9.7, 11.4
  • Hayter, H. G.--4.4(9) [from Lawrence, T. E.]
  • Hill, E. W.--9.7
  • Hollis and Carter Ltd.--9.7
  • Howard, G. Wren (George Wren), 1893-1968--See Jonathan Cape Ltd.
  • Howard, Michael Eliot, 1922- --9.7
  • Hughes-Stanton, Blair, 1902- --14.2
  • Isham, Ralph Heyward, 1890-1955--4.1 [from Lawrence, T. E.]; 8.2, 9.7
  • Jafar Pasha el Askeri--8.2(2)
  • Jeffrey, W.E.--4.1(7) [from Lawrence, T. E.]; 11.5(2)
  • John, Augustus, 1878-1961--8.2
  • Jonathan Cape Ltd.--3.5, 4.5(46), 4.6(78), 4.7(30), 4.8 [from Lawrence, T. E.] (transcript); 4.8(3) [from other than Lawrence] (transcripts), 7.3, 9.3(8), 11.4
  • Jones, Ira, 1896- --9.7
  • Keating, George T., b. 1892- --11.4
  • Kelly, Denis--10.1
  • Kennington, Celandine--4.1 [from Lawrence, T. E.]; 10.1(18)
  • Kennington, Eric, 1888-1960- --4.1, 5.1(104) [from Lawrence, T. E.]; 7.1(2), 8.4(11), 10.3-4(59), 11.4
  • Kerry, A. H. G.--4.1 [from Lawrence, T. E.]
  • Kessler, David (David Francis), 1906- --10.1
  • Kilburn, John--8.4(2)
  • Kirkbride, Alec Seath, Sir, 1897- --11.5(2)
  • Knowles, Elizabeth "Biddy"--4.1(2) [from Lawrence, T. E.]
  • Knowles, Pat--10.1(9), 11.5
  • Lamb, Henry--8.4
  • Lawrence, Arnold Walter, 1900- --1.2, 1.3, 8.4(7), 10.5(14), 11.7(17)
  • Lawrence, M. R. (Montagu Robert), 1885-1971--8.4(2), 10.5(8)
  • Lawrence, Sarah, Mrs.--8.4, 11.4
  • Lawrence, Philip Bradford--8.4(4)
  • Lawrence, Thomas Edward, 1888-1935--(with Anderson, E.H.--7.6), 8.5(2), 8.6
  • Lemperly--5.2 [from Lawrence, T. E.]
  • Levin, Bernard--10.5(2)
  • Lewis, Norma L.--10.5
  • Liddell Hart, Basil Henry, Sir, 1895-1970--5.2(2), 5.3-4(57) [from Lawrence, T. E.]; 7.1(9), 9.1-5(159), 9.7(22), 10.1-2(50), 10.5-6(74), 10.9(20), 11.1-3(129), 11.5-6(58), 13.4(12)
  • Lidstone, Margaret--10.5(6)
  • Literary Guide--10.5
  • Lloyd, Alexander David Frederick Lloyd, Baron, 1912-1985--10.5(3)
  • London Magazine (London, England)--10.5(8)
  • Lovelock, R. C. O.--10.5(4)
  • Lucas, E. V. (Edward Verrall), 1868-1938--5.2 [from Lawrence, T. E.]
  • Luffingham, William J.--11.4
  • Lyle, Robert (London)--(with London Magazine)
  • Mallett, G. H. W.--5.2 [from Lawrence, T. E.]
  • Marshall, Kenneth W.--5.2, 5.5-7(39) [from Lawrence, T. E.]
  • Marson, Thomas Bertrand--6.1(20) [from Lawrence, T. E.]
  • McBey, James, 1883-1959--11.4
  • McKenney, Harold Charles--14.1
  • Meredith, A.--10.6
  • Metcalfe, P. C.--10.6(3)
  • Moonay, T. A.--11.4
  • Morley, F. V. (Frank Vigor), 1899- --5.2 [from Lawrence, T. E.]
  • Mortimer, Raymond, 1895-1980--10.6
  • Motawi, Abdel Khaliq--14.1
  • Murray, Archibald James, Sir, 1860- --5.2 [from Lawrence, T. E.]
  • Namier, Lewis Bernstein, Sir, 1888-1960--10.6(5)
  • New Statesman & Nation (London, England)--11.4
  • New York Public Library--5.2 [from Lawrence, T. E.]; 14.1
  • Newberry (illustrator)--5.2 [from Lawrence, T. E.]
  • Newcombe, Stewart F., 1878-1956--5.2(8), 6.2(29) [from Lawrence, T. E.]; 10.7-8(35), 11.4
  • Newth, Jack Douglas, 1903- --10.6(3)
  • Newton, B. Douglas--14.1(4)
  • Nicolson, Harold George, Sir, 1886-1968--10.6
  • Norrington, H.--3.1, 5.2(5) [from Lawrence, T. E.]
  • Osborne, F. G.--7.1(3)
  • Ostier, G.--14.1
  • Palmer, E. S.--5.2(8) [from Lawrence, T. E.]
  • Patch, Blanche Eliza, 1878- --5.2 [from Lawrence, T. E.]
  • Peake, Frederick Gerard, 1886- --11.6(3)
  • Pearman, Deo G.--5.2 [from Lawrence, T. E.]
  • Peel, J. H. B. (John Hugh Brignal), 1913- --10.9
  • Pike, Manning--5.2(4) [from Lawrence, T. E.]
  • Pirie-Gordon, Charles Harry Clinton, b. 1883--14.1(2)
  • Politzer, R. J.--See Collins (Firm: London, England); and (with Newcombe, Stewart F.--13.7)
  • Portal, Jane--10.9(2)
  • Powell, Anthony, 1905- --10.9
  • Preston, E. D.--11.4(3)
  • Pugh, J. L.--10.9(2)
  • Reed, T. German--6.3 [from Lawrence, T. E.]; 7.1
  • Rees ( Sunday Times)--6.3 [from Lawrence, T. E.]
  • Rennell, Francis James Rennel Rodd, Baron, 1895- --10.9(6), 11.6(3)
  • Rhys, Ernest, 1859-1946--6.3 [from Lawrence, T. E.]
  • Rich & Cowan Ltd.--7.1
  • Richards, T. (St. John's Wood, England)--6.3 [from Lawrence, T. E.]
  • Richards, Vyvyan--6.3, 6.4(16) [from Lawrence, T. E.]; 10.9
  • Roberts, Mrs.--6.3(3) [from Lawrence, T. E.]
  • Robinson (Group Captain)--6.4 [from Lawrence T. E.]
  • Rogers, Bruce, 1870-1957--14.1(2)
  • Rolls, S. C. (Sam Cottingham), 1893- --10.9, 11.6(2)
  • Romer--6.3 [from Lawrence, T. E.]
  • Rowse, A. L. (Alfred Leslie), 1903- --10.9
  • Rubenstein, H. F.--10.9(2)
  • Russell, Mrs.--6.3(2) [from Lawrence, T. E.]
  • Russell, Arthur--6.5(10) [from Lawrence, T. E.]
  • Russell, Henry Tosti--6.6(11) [from Lawrence, T. E.]; 7.1
  • Sandford, Christopher--14.2
  • Sangorski & Sutcliffe--14.2(3)
  • Sassoon, Siegfried, 1886-1967--11.1
  • Saunders, Edith B.--6.7(3) [from Lawrence, T. E.]
  • Savage, Raymond, 1888- --6.7(2), 6.8(28), 7.1 [from Lawrence, T. E.]; 7.1, 14.2(3)
  • Scott-Kilvert, Ian--11.1(2)
  • Shaw, Charlotte Frances Payne-Townshend--6.7(9) [from Lawrence, T. E.]; 7.1, 14.2(3)
  • Shaw, George Bernard, 1856-1950--7.1(4)
  • Sheffield Telegraph--10.1
  • Shelda, Miss--10.1
  • Shirley, W.--11.4
  • Sims, R. G. (Reginald G.)--11.1(10), 11.6(2)
  • Sisson, Marjorie--14.2
  • Sisson, Marshall--11.1(3)
  • Slim, F. A.--14.2
  • Smith, Sydney W.--6.7(2) [from Lawrence, T. E.]; 11.1, 11.4, 11.6
  • Smith, Clare Sydney W., Mrs.--6.9-11(46) [from Lawrence, T. E.]
  • Soltan--6.7(2) [from Lawrence, T. E.]
  • Somers, Chester Lincoln, 1917- --11.1(2)
  • Spiegel, Sam--(with Lawrence, A. W.--11.7)
  • The Sphere--11.1
  • Squire, John Collings, Sir, 1884-1958--6.7 [from Lawrence, T. E.]
  • Stevenson (Dorset, England)--6.7(2) [from Lawrence, T. E.]
  • Stirling, Marygold--11.1(2)
  • Stirling, Walter Francis--6.7(9) [from Lawrence, T. E.]; 11.1(11)
  • Stooke, S. T.--14.2
  • Storrs, Ronald, Sir, 1881- --6.7(7) [from Lawrence, T. E.]; 11.1(12)
  • Sunday Dispatch--11.1
  • Tamplin, Joseph, Ponsonby, Ryde & Flux--14.2(5)
  • Thomas, Lowell, 1892-1981--11.2(5), 11.4
  • Thomas, Marjorie B.--11.4
  • Thomas Norah F.--11.2
  • Thurtle, Ernest--6.7 [from Lawrence, T. E.]
  • Toplis, Leslie G.--11.2
  • Tredinnicke, H. W.--11.2(2)
  • Trenchard, Hugh Montague Trenchard, Viscount, 1873-1956--7.1, 11.2
  • Turleigh, John--11.2(2)
  • Tweedsmuir, John Norman Stuart Buchan, baron, 1911- --11.2(3)
  • Tyerman, Donald--11.2(4)
  • [Unidentified recipient]--1.1 [from Lawrence, T. E.]
  • [Unidentified recipients]--2.5(6) [from Lawrence, T. E.]
  • [Unidentified recipient]--2.5(8) [from Lawrence, T. E.]
  • [Unidentified recipient] Ireland (Southampton, England)--4.1(2) [from Lawrence, T. E.]
  • [Unidentified recipient] Officer in charge of boats--5.2(6) [from Lawrence, T. E.]
  • [Unidentified recipient] Smith--2.5 [from Lawrence, T. E.]
  • [Unidentified authors]--7.2(3)
  • [Unidentified author]--11.4
  • Vansittart, Robert Gilbert Vansittart, Baron, 1881-1957--11.2
  • Von Giehrl, Johanna--(with Liddell Hart, Basil Henry--7.1)
  • Wadsworth, Alfred P., 1891- --11.3
  • Wadsworth, Edward, 1889-1949--14.3
  • Walker, Miss--6.7 [from Lawrence, T. E.]
  • Walker, Emery, Sir, 1851-1933--6.7(7) [from Lawrence, T. E.]
  • Wavell, Archibald Percival Wavell, Earl of, 1883-1950--14.3
  • Weblin--6.7 [from Lawrence, T. E.]
  • Weekly Scotsman--11.3
  • Williamson, Henry, 1895-1977--11.4, 14.3(6)
  • Wilson, C. E.--6.7(2) [from Lawrence, T. E.]
  • Wilson, John Gideon, b. 1876--6.12(20) [from Lawrence, T. E.], 11.3(14), 11.4, 14.3(4), 14.4-12(113)
  • Wingate, Ronald, Sir, bart., 1889- --11.6
  • Winnicott, Alice B.--14.3
  • Winterton, Edward Turnour, 6th earl of, 1883- --11.3(22)
  • Young, A. F. (Income tax consultant)--11.3