Document ReferenceHil 1/9
TitleLetter from Enid Hilton, Ukiah, California [U.S.A.], to Margaret [Musgrave]; 20 Jul. 1975
Date20 July 1975
Extent1 f
Content DescriptionComplains about the cost of travelling and the excesses of the American middle-class; describes in depth her opinions on D.H. Lawrence, their friendship, and her memories of him, including his attitude towards sex, also refers to Frieda [Lawrence, D.H. Lawrence's wife]; discusses the problem of 'provincialism', how to define it, and whether D.H. Lawrence and Alice Dax [a friend of Lawrence] could be described as 'provincial'.

Refers to the inclusion of 'clippings' about the 'Vietnam business' [not present].

Refers to the inclusion of an article about 'religious groups' and a 'Letter to the Editor' [not present].
Termsocial attitudes, American middle-class
sexual conduct, D.H. Lawrence's opinions on
social attitudes, towards sex
social attitudes, 'provincialism'

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA42Lawrence; D.H. (1885-1930); David Herbert; writer1885-1930
NA169Lawrence; Frieda (1879-1956); née von Richthofen; married Ernest Weekley 1899 D.H. Lawrence 1914 Antonio Ravagli 19501879-1956
NA3495Dax; Alice Mary (1878-1959); née Mills; married Richard Henry Dax 19501878-1959
NA337Hilton; Enid (1896-1992); Mrs; née Hopkin1896-1992
NA3489Musgrave; Margaret (fl 1963-87); friend of Enid Hilton wife of Clifford Musgravefl 1963-87
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