RepositoryLambeth Palace Library
Alt Ref NoEllison O/1/1/94
Extent169 ff.
Date26 June 1975-28 April 1981
DescriptionCorrespondence on a wide range of subjects, including the care of leather-bound books (with Dr. Geoffrey Bill, Lambeth Librarian), a gift of cloth to the bishop of Cuba for making cassocks, the use of haloes in armorial designs, prisoners of conscience in the Soviet Union, public display of obscene imagery, Mary Whitehouse's campaign against blasphemy, various occasions at which Ellison preached (1978 Shipping Festival at Winchester Cathedral, 1980 Justice Service at Chelmsford Cathedral [including text] etc.), the funeral of Earl Mountbatten of Burma (1979), the 400th anniversary of the Venerable English College in Rome, the 1980 Summer Olympics in Moscow, and a joint message from Ellison and Basil Hume, Cardinal Archbishop of Westminster, to the Anglican and Roman Catholic bishops in Rhodesia (1980).
ArrangementThe file contains subfiles as follows: ff. 1-3, 4-5, 6-8, 11-12, 13-16, 17-35, 36-37, 38-41, 42-44, 45-50, 56-58, 61-63, 64-67, 68-70, 73-77, 78-82, 83-98, 99-104, 105-115, 116-119, 123-126, 127-141, 142-146, 150-155 and 156-160.

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