Scope and arrangement
This is a synthetic collection consisting of manuscripts, correspondence, and financial documents. The manuscripts consist of a poem by the author, as well as manuscripts relating to the author by Thomas Hardy, John Masefield, and Humbert Wolfe. The correspondence consists of letters from the author, dating from 1917 to 1928, to Sydney Carlyle Cockerell, Florence Emily Hardy, Ethel Robinson Inglis, Alida Klemantaski Monro, and others, as well as letters relating to the author, dating from 1923 to 1944, between various correspondents including Sydney Cockerell, John Masefield, Ethel Oliver, Siegfried Sassoon, and others. There are letters to Mew from Sir Sydney Carlyle Cockerell, Florence Hardy, Harold Monro, May Sinclair, Louis Untermeyer, and others, dating from 1913 to 1928.
The Charlotte Mary Mew collection of papers are arranged in three series: