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Clara Cary Case Edwards Papers, 1909-1966

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April 2000
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Correspondence   Other Papers

Series I. Correspondence

3.0' (2 boxes)
Dates: 1909-1966

Series I, Correspondence, is arranged chronologically.

1

1

Smyrna; Hissar; Constantinople; Brindisi: Mary Case

1909 Nov 24-1910 Oct 1

1

2-3

S.S. Urono off Trebizonde; Tiflis; Tehran; Hamadan; Sultanabad: Mary Case

Letters retyped by Clara Edwards as one continuous document.

1911 Mar 21-Dec 15

1

4

Tehran; Hamadan: Charles Case; Lois Case; Mary Case; Louisa Edwards

1911 Apr 7-1912 Feb 4

1

5

Hamadan; Tehran: Charles Case; Lois Case

1912 Feb 10-Mar 16

1

6

Tehran: Lois Case

1912 Mar 24-Apr 15

1

7

Tehran; Hamadan: Adelaide Case; Charles Case; Lois Case

1912 Apr 18-May 21

1

8

Hamadan; St. James, S.W.; Dartmouth: Lois Case

1912 Jun 1-Jul 30

1

9

Clovelly; Bath; Hissar; Constantinople; Tehran; Hamadan: Lois Case

1912 Aug 10-Nov 26

1

10

Hamadan: Charles Case; Lois Case; Mary Case

1912 Dec 8-1913 Jan 18

1

11

Hamadan: Lois Case; Mary Case

1913 Jan 25-Mar 29

1

12

Hamadan: Charles Case; Lois Case

Includes letter from Cecil Edwards to Charles Case.

1913 Apr 1-May 19

1

13

Hamadan: Lois Case

Includes letter from Cecil Edwards to Lois Case.

1913 May 27-Jul 16

1

14

Hamadan; S.S. Aslan; Baku; On the Caspian Sea; Meshed: Lois Case; Mary Case

Includes letter from Cecil Edwards to Clara Edwards.

1913 Jul 22-Sep 13

1

15

Meshed: Charles Case; Lois Case; Mary Case

1913 Sep 17-Nov 2

1

16

Meshed; Baku; Hamadan: Adelaide Case; Lois Case

Includes letter from Cecil Edwards to Lois Case.

1913 Nov 9-1914 Jan 18

1

17

Hamadan; S.S. Phrygie, off Trebizonde; Constantinople: Charles Case; Lois Case

1914 Feb 1-Apr 5

1

18

Douglaston, Long Island; 309 West 91st Street, New York; U.S.M.S. St. Paul; Garlant's Hotel, London: Charles Case; Lois Case

Includes letter from Cecil Edwards to Lois Case.

1915 Aug 9-Sep 14

1

19

Garlant's Hotel, London; Stockholm; Petrograd; Tiflis: Lois Case; Mary Case

1915 Sep 23-Oct 19

1

20

Tiflis; Tabriz: Charles Case; Lois Case; Mary Case; Louisa Edwards; Isy ----

1915 Oct 20-Nov 4

1

21

Tabriz: Charles Case; Lois Case; Mary Case

1915 Nov 11-Dec 11

1

22

Tiflis; Baku; Kraznovodsk; Meshed: Lois Case

1915 Dec 18-1916 Jan 28

1

23

Meshed: Lois Case; Louisa Edwards

1916 Feb 8-Mar 3

1

24

Meshed: Charles Case; Lois Case; Mary Case

1916 Mar 8-Apr 8

1

25

Meshed; Baku; Hamadan: Emma Case; Lois Case; Louisa Edwards; Isy ----

Includes letter from Cecil Edwards to Charles Case.

1916 Apr 15-May 14

1

26

Hamadan; Meshed: Charles Case; Lois Case; Louisa Edwards

1916 May 17-Jun 10

1

27

Hamadan: Lois Case; Louisa Edwards

Includes letter from Cecil Edwards to Louisa Edwards.

1916 Jun 17-30

1

28

Hamadan: Charles Case; Lois Case; Mary Case; Louisa Edwards

1916 Jul 5-Aug 15

1

29

Kazvin: Lois Case; Louisa Edwards

1916 Aug 15-Sep 19

1

30

Kazvin; Tehran: Lois Case; Louisa Edwards

1916 Oct 5-30

1

31

Tehran: Lois Case; Mary Case; Louisa Edwards; Low ----

Includes letter from Charles Hyde to Charles Case enclosing letter from Cecil Edwards to Charles Hyde.

1916 Nov 2-27

1

32

Tehran; Kashan: Lois Case; Alice ----

1916 Dec 6-29

1

33

Kashan; Hamadan: Charles Case; Lois Case; Mary Case; Louisa Edwards

1917 Jan 1-12

1

34

Hamadan; Kashan; Isfahan; Tehran: Lois Case; Louisa Edwards

1917 Jan 13-Feb 18

1

35

Tehran: Charles Case; Lois Case; Mary Case; Louisa Edwards

1917 Feb 19-28

1

36

Tehran: Charles Case; Loise Case; Louisa Edwards; Alice ----

1917 Mar 4-10

1

37

Kazvin; Hamadan: Lois Case; James Edwards

Includes letter from Cecil Edwards to Louisa Edwards.

1917 Mar 17-28

2

1

Hamadan: Charles Case; Lois Case; Louisa Edwards; Isy ---

1917 Apr 7-May 6

2

2

Hamadan: Lois Case; Louisa Edwards

1917 May 13-Jun 3

2

3

Hamadan: Charles Case; Lois Case; Louisa Edwards

1917 Jun 11-Jul 15

2

4

Hamadan: Lois Case; Louisa Edwards; Colonel Napier

1917 Jul 16-Aug 19

2

5

Hamadan: Charles Case; Lois Case; Louisa Edwards

1917 Aug 27-Sep 22

2

6

Hamadan: Adelaide Case; Mary Case; Charles Case; Lois Case; Louisa Edwards

1917 Sep 30-Nov 4

2

7

Hamadan: Lois Case; Louisa Edwards

Includes letter from Nina Pavlovski to Clara Edwards.

1917 Nov 7-Dec 16

2

8

Hamadan: Charles Case; Mary Case; Louisa Edwards

Includes letter from Cecil Edwards and telegram from the Zecchinis.

1917 Dec 17-1918 Feb 18

2

9

Hamadan: Lois Case; Louisa Edwards

Includes telegrams from the Binns and the Esseltyns.

1918 Feb 24-Jul 14

2

10

Hamadan: Mary Case; Lois Case; Louisa Edwards; Middleton Edwards

Includes letter from Cecil Edwards.

1918 Jul 16-Oct 10

2

11

Hamadan: Lois Case; Mary Case; Louisa Edwards

1918 Oct 21-Dec 30

2

12

Hamadan; Kazvin; Tehran: Charles Case; Lois Case; Mary Case

Includes letter from Nina Pavlovski to Clara Edwards.

1919 Jan 9-Mar 29

2

13

Hamadan: Lois Case; Mary Case; Louisa Edwards

1919 Apr 3-27

2

14

Hamadan: Charles Case; Lois Case; Mary Case; Louisa Edwards

1919 May 5-Jun 15

2

15

Hamadan; Nur Mahal; S.S. City of Benares, off Algiers; Bombay; Agra, S.S. Baroda: Charles Case; Lois Case; Mary Case

1919 Jul 1-1920 Mar 28

2

16

Baghdad; Hamadan: Charles Case; Lois Case; Mary Case; Louisa Edwards

1920 Apr 8-May 30

2

17

Hamadan: Charles Case; Lois Case; Louisa Edwards; Kathrina Van Wagenen

1920 Jun 6-Aug 28

2

18

Hamadan: Charles Case; Lois Case; Mary Case; Louisa Edwards

1920 Sep 2-Oct 31

2

19

Kermanshah; Hamadan; Alexandria: Charles Case; Lois Case; Mary Case; Louisa Edwards; Mrs. Eldrid

1920 Nov 8-Dec 28

2

20

Hamadan: Charles Case; Lois Case; Mary Case; Louisa Edwards; Mrs. Eldrid

1921 Jan 2-Mar 27

2

21

Hamadan: Charles Case; Lois Case; Mary Case; Louisa Edwards

1921 Apr 10-Jun 26

2

22

Hamadan: Lois Case; Mary Case; Louisa Edwards

Includes letter from Cecil Edwards.

1921 Jul 1-Sep 25

2

23

S.S. Carnaro off Trebizonde; Belech; Hissar; S.S. Canada near Boston; Off Lisbon; Smyrna; Perugia; Siena; Florence; Sestri Levante; Bebek; S.S. Sardegna; Tabriz: Adelaide Case; Frederick Case; Lois Case; Mary Case

Includes letter from Arthur Edwards.

1921 Oct 27-1922 Sep 23

2

24

Tabriz; Hamadan; Dowlatabad; Mirzapore; Sultanabad: Lois Case; Mary Case; Louisa Edwards

Includes letter from Arthur Edwards.

1922 Oct 5-1923 Feb 25

2

25

Sultanabad; Tehran; Damghan; Meshed: Lois Case; Mary Case

Letter dated 1923 Apr 14 includes two photographs of Clara Edwards and Arthur Edwards on the way to Meshed.

1923 Mar 4-Jul 29

2

26

Jagherk; Meshed; Khunik; Quetta; Lahore; Simla; Amritsar; Srinagar; Delhi: Lois Case

Includes letters from Arthur Edwards.

1923 Aug 5-Dec 22

2

27

Delhi; Amritsar; Nipani; Naples; Paris; Garland's Hotel London; 12 Meadway Close; St. John's Wood; On board the "Starshell": Lois Case; Mary Case

1924 Jan 17-1925 Dec 11

2

28

2 Boundary Road, London; St. John's Wood; North Wales: Lois Case; Mary Case; Louisa Edwards

1926 Oct 10-1927 Dec 27

2

29

2 Boundary Road, London; Locarus, Switzerland; R.M.S. Alaunia; Bathford, Dorset, Eton Court: Lois Case; Mary Case

Includes letter from Arthur Edwards.

1928 Jan 22-1931 Oct 30

2

30

Eton Court; Mirzapur; Gwalior; Amritsar; St. John's Lodge; The Lock Cottage; 5D Warwick Avenue: Charles Case; Lois Case; Mary Case; Alice Cook; Arthur Edwards; Uncle Arthur Edwards; Louisa Edwards; Joyce Stock; Louise ----;Margaret ----

Includes letter from Cecil Edwards.

1932 Jan 22-1939 Aug 27

2

31

36 Banbury Road, Oxford; Balliol College, Oxford; The Lock Cottage; Totnes, South Devon: Mary Case; Louise ----

Includes letter from Cecil Edwards; excerpts from letters from Arthur Edwards.

1939 Oct 8-1940 May 28

2

32

36 Banbury Road, Oxford: Mary Case

1940 Jun 3-Dec 31

2

33

36 Banbury Road, Oxford; Tewkesbury; Balliol College, Oxford; 18 Norham Gardens, Oxford: Mary Case

Includes excerpts from letters from Arthur Edwards.

1941 Jan 9-Dec 25

2

34

18 Norham Gardens, Oxford; Balliol College, Oxford: Mary Case

1942 Jan 18-Dec 13

2

35

18 Norham Gardens, Oxford; Balliol College, Oxford; St. John's Lodge, London: Mary Case

1943 Jan 2-Nov 24

2

36

St. John's Lodge, London; Bath: Mary Case

Includes excerpts from letters from Arthur Edwards.

1944 Jan 1-Dec 30

2

37

St. John's Lodge, London: Mary Case; Arthur Edwards

Includes excerpts from letters from Arthur Edwards; letter from Cecil Edwards to Arthur Edwards

1945 Jan 14-Dec 1

2

38

St. John's Lodge, London; Sussex; Bronxville, NY; Leamington: Mary Case; Arthur Edwards

Includes letter from Mary Case to Arthur and Christine Edwards; letters from Cecil Edwards to Arthur Edwards; excerpts from letters from Arthur Edwards; letter from Alice Munson to Arthur Edwards.

1946 Feb 3-1947 Dec 13

2

39

St. John's Lodge, London; Brighton; Ahwaz; Hamadan; Tabriz; Tehran; Meshed; Tabas; Kirman: Mary Case; Arthur and Christine Edwards

Includes letters from Cecil Edwards to Arthur and Christine Edwards.

1948 Jan 21-Oct 4

2

40

Tehran; Amritsar; Prinkipo; St. John's Lodge, London: Arthur and Christine Edwards

Includes letters from Cecil Edwards to Arthur and Christine Edwards; letter from Cecil Edwards to Louise ----; letters from Mary Case to Arthur and Christine Edwards; letters from Arthur Edwards to Mary Case.

1949 Jan 26-1966 Dec 23

2

41

Fragments of letters

n.d.

Series II. Other Papers

3.5' (2 boxes)
Dates: 1909-1957

Series II, Other Papers, is organized into four subseries: Journals of Clara Cary Case Edwards,
Photographs, Writings, and Other Materials.

Box

Folder

Contents

Date

JOURNALS OF CLARA CARY CASE EDWARDS

3

1

Journal, holograph

Includes poems and short stories; includes "Record (Incomplete) of Trip from Teheran to Hamadan."

1911 Mar 18-Jun 18

3

2

Journal, typescript

1916 Jun 30-Jul 1

3

3

Journal, typescript

1916 Aug 30-Sep 24

3

4

"Journal of a Trip from Kashan to Isfahan," typescript, corrected

1917 Jan 17-20

3

5

Description of a Sunday, holograph, corrected

[ca. 1917]

3

6

Description of a woman's day in Persia, holograph, corrected

[ca. 1917]

3

7

Description of a trip from Hamadan to Sultanabad, holograph

[1923] Feb

3

8

"Log of the Ark - Sultanabad to Duzdab," holograph

Entries by Clara Edwards and by Cecil Edwards.

1923 Mar 16-Sep 27

3

9

The All British Desk Diary for 1932: England; France; India

Loose page for Feb 23.

1932 Jan 2-Apr 10

3

10

The All British Desk Diary for 1937: England; Iran

Includes invoice from Oriental Carpet Manufacturers Ltd. to Cecil Edwards.

1937 Oct 25-Nov 18

3

11

The All British Desk Diary for 1938: Iran

Includes clippings.

1938 Jan 1-Dec 31

3

12

Ryman's Small Scribbling Diary: England; Italy; France

Includes clippings.

1939 Jan 1-Dec 31

3

13

The Spiral Exercise Book: Balliol College, Oxford

Includes clippings; excerpts from letter from Arthur Edwards, 1940 Aug 20; "The Voice of the Nazi 7 - What the Germans Hear," printed article by W. A. Sinclair, 1940 Apr 30.

1940 May 10-Aug 22

3

14

The Spirollo Exercise Book: Balliol College, Oxford

Includes clippings; letter from Mrs. Smith to Clara Edwards, 1940 Sep 17.

1940 Aug 23-Oct 31

3

15

The Spirollo Exercise Book: Balliol College, Oxford

Includes clippings; undated letter regarding London telephone services; letter from G. Peacock to Clara Edwards, 1940 Nov 1; letter from Arthur Edwards to Clara and Cecil Edwards, 1940 Nov 3.

1940 Nov 1-1941 Jan 28

PHOTOGRAPHS

Edwards, Clara Cary Case

3

16

Full-length studio portrait by Rockwood, Jr., New York

[ca. 1909]

3

16

Standing in front of door with dog in Meshed

[ca. 1916]

With Arthur Edwards in the desert on the way to Meshed (2 versions)
See: Box 2, folder 25, 1923 Apr 14

[1923 Apr]

3

16

"Shah Baji - Arthur's nurse - Dowlatabad"

[192-]

3

17

Young girl in costume

[ca. 1910]

3

17

Baby playing at a table, by Rockwood, Jr. New York

[ca. 1910]

3

17

Two children standing outside at bottom of staircase

[ca. 1920]

3

17

Young man wearing suit, head and shoulders, studio portrait by Rockwood, Jr., New York

[ca. 1925]

3

17

Strip of pocket-sized portraits of young man

[ca. 1940]

WRITINGS

Edwards, A. Cecil

3

18

"Constantinople and the Straits: Long View. I", printed version, The Geographical Magazine
p. 65-73.

1947 Jun

3

18

"Persia Before Pahlevi," printed version, The Geographical Magazine
p. 499-511.

1951 Mar

3

19

"Why the Jellyfish Has No Bones," short story, typescript

[ca. 1917]

Edwards, Clara Cary Case

3

20

"A German in Prague," clipping of letter to the editor of The Manchester Guardian

[1938]

3

20

[Herat, description of], article and notes, holograph, corrected

[ca. 1917]

3

20

"Lullaby told me by Shahbaji," typescript, corrected

[192-]

3

21

[Meshed], two articles (fragments), typescript, corrected

[1923?]

3

22

[Mushqat-ul-Mulk], article, typescript

[ca. 1923]

3

23

[Persian culture], notes, typescript and holograph, corrected

[1917]

3

24

"A Persian Pilgrimage," article, typescript, corrected

1923

3

25

"Persian Portraits," article, printed version, The Yale Review
p. 159-180.

n.d.

3

26-28

Short stories
Unclear whether written or collected by Clara Edwards. Includes: "Alexander the Two Horned and the River of Life," "Ali's Noruz," "Banu Delleke," "The Black Cat," "The Cat, the Drum, and the Ladder," [A certain king had three sons...], [The daughter of Yahyia Barmaki...], "The Goat and the Wolf," "Greencoat," "The Koorsee," The Lion and the Woodcutter," [Miss Jenkins is sitting in her steamer chair...], "The Monkey Bride," "Persian Witches," "Prince Ibrahim," "The Pumpkin," "The Rug," "The Sailor Girl," "The Sailor Maid," "The Seven Sisters," "Shah Abbas and the Cobbler," [Shere Khan], [There was a king's son...], and "Wild Goat Story."

[ca. 1917]

3

29

"Two Popular Religious Poems in the Azerbai-Jani Dialect," article, reprinted from the Journal of the American Oriental Society

1919

OTHER MATERIALS

3

30 Advertisement for The Lock Cottage, Roxton, Bedfordshire, typescript carbon

[1939]

3

31

Clipping regarding gemstones in Maine

1957

3

31

Clippings regarding World War II

1938

3

32

Drawing by Arthur Edwards of a fish, with a note by Clara Edwards

[ca. 1921]

3

32

Drawing by Clara Edwards of a dress

[ca. 1912]

3

32

"Plan of Dr. Cook's House, American Hospital, Teheran," pencil drawing

n.d.

3

32

Writing samples by Clara Edwards's students at The American Boys' School

n.d.

3

33

Morgan, Captain. "Journal of a Trip to Burujird," typescript

1920 Sep 5-11

4

Map: "Asie antérieure," Dufrénoy

1931 Nov

4

Map: "Europe orientale, feuille sud," Dufrénoy

1929 Dec

4

Map: "Iran and Iraq," George Philip & Son Ltd.

[192-]

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