A collection of Malcolm/Donald Campbell letters, correspondence, press cuttings, magazines and printed ephemera

Summary

  • Type 
    Other
  • Lot number 
    139
  • Location

Description

A collection of Malcolm/Donald Campbell letters, correspondence, press cuttings, magazines and printed ephemera, including 301.129 menu, cord tied 8to with embossed cover; a letter dated 8 February 1937 to Sir Noel Curtis Bennett from Malcolm Campbell, signed, relating to "a little book on the European Situation" as written by Campbell, together with a copy of The Peril from the Air; a 1934 Christmas Card from Sir Malcolm Campbell with photographic front and rear views of the Blue Bird chassis; one hand-written and seven typed letters signed by Donald Campbell, 3 letters signed by Jean Hulme (Donald's sister); two comprehensive files of correspondence relating to the estate of the Late Malcolm Campbell, other legal matters relating to Donald Campbell, Jean Hulme, Leo Villa and others (with many carbon copies); a typed copy of the draft press release relating to the Segrave Trophy presentation to Donald Campbell; "The Proteus Bluebird" Goodwood July 1962 a printed four page article written by Donald Campbell for the Goodwood Magazine; two Castrol flicker books depicting Malcolm Campbell breaking World's Water Speed Record and George Eyston breaking the World's Land Speed Record in Thunderbolt; a large file of press cuttings and magazines both contemporary and modern: and a set of 24 Top Trump 'Record Breaker' cards.
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