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Simon Collection

Identity Statement

Reference code(s): GB 0369 SSIM
Held at: School of Slavonic and East European Studies
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Full title: Simon Collection
Date(s): 1947-1973
Level of description: Collection (Fonds)
Extent: 1 envelope
Name of creator(s): Simon | Ezsther | b 1927
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Administrative/Biographical history:


Scope and content/abstract:

Letters from Mrs Ezsther ("Zsuzsika") Simon, (née Kallay) (1927-) living in Hungary, to her elder sister Magdolna ("Madeleine") Tomalin (née Kallay) (?-1989), living in Britain, also contained are some drafts of replies, telegrams, postcards and Christmas cards.

Access & Use

Language/scripts of material:
Mostly Hungarian, some English

System of arrangement:


Conditions governing access:

Unrestricted access. Researchers wishing to consult the archives or seeking further information should contact UCL School of Slavonic and East European Studies (SSEES) Library, 16 Taviton Street, London WC1H 0BW.

Conditions governing reproduction:

Copies, subject to the condition of the original, may be supplied for research use only. Requests to publish original material should be submitted to the Librarian.

Finding aids:

Online catalogue available on the UCL Archives website.

Archival Information

Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition:

Allied Materials

Related material:

SSEES library also holds the correspondence and papers of Magdolna Tomalin, sister of Ezsther Simon (Ref TOM)

Publication note:

Description Notes

Archivist's note:
Revised by Alan Kucia as part of the RSLP AIM25 Project.

Rules or conventions:
Compiled in compliance with General International Standard Archival Description ISAD(G), 2nd edition 2000 and National Council on Archives Rules for the Construction of Personal, Place and Corporate Names, 1997

Date(s) of descriptions:
Revsed Jan 2003

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