9) London, VWML
, FSS, Minutes of the Meeting of the Committee, 12 March 1921.
Also in the pipeline at the time of writing is a new book of folk songs from Penguin, again reflecting wider interest in our field and drawing directly on resources built up over the years by the VWML
Sharp's photographs of Tom Cave senior, Henry Caves father, comprise London, VWML, Cecil J.
London, VWML, Dave Bland papers, untitled and undated newspaper cutting.
The British Library gave permission for the inclusion of the photograph of the first page of the manuscript score of Songs of the West, and the VWML for the inclusion of the letter to Cecil Sharp.
No date, but likely to be 1909; the first page of this letter has not been located in the VWML collection.
Twelve years before this last publication, however, the VWML acquired, for the sum of [pounds sterling]5, (27) a 'Large Notebook of Songs and Dance Tunes' (EML/1/, henceforth 'the Notebook').
This is apparent from items preserved in the two volumes of Frank Sidgwick's 'Bitter Withy' folder, which was presented to the VWML in 1976 and 1987 and comprises a selection of letters, cuttings, and notes that Sidgwick made over many years on the subject of this curious ballad.
The relevant part of this collection was deposited in London, VWML
, in October 2006.
52) VWML, Broadwood MSS, LEB/2/71, Samuel Willett to Lucy Broadwood, 1 October 1890.
137) VWML Broadwood MSS, LEB/2/3, list of forty-three items: 'songs noted from singing of H.
The year 2006 also saw the launch of VWML
Online, the interactive website of the Vaughan Williams Memorial Library, at <http://library.