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Here is a list of handwritten letters by [[Arthur Conan Doyle]] wrote to relatives or published in the press. He wrote thousands of letters during his life... The following list is not exhaustive.  
 
Here is a list of handwritten letters by [[Arthur Conan Doyle]] wrote to relatives or published in the press. He wrote thousands of letters during his life... The following list is not exhaustive.  
  
For other handwritten pieces, see [[Sir Arthur Conan Doyle:Dedicaces|Dedicaces]], [[Sir Arthur Conan Doyle:Manuscripts|Manuscripts]], [[Sir Arthur Conan Doyle:Drawings and paintings|drawings and paintings]] and [[Sir Arthur Conan Doyle:Misc. handwritten writings|other writings]].
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For other handwritten pieces, see [[Dedicaces]], [[Manuscripts]], [[Drawings and paintings|drawings and paintings]] and [[Misc. handwritten writings|other writings]].
  
 
The letters are ordered chronologically, based on locations where Conan Doyle wrote his letters.
 
The letters are ordered chronologically, based on locations where Conan Doyle wrote his letters.
  
See also [[Sir Arthur Conan Doyle:Signatures|How to authenticate his signature?]]
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See also [[Signatures|How to authenticate his signature?]]
  
  
 
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= From Sir Arthur Conan Doyle =
  
 
== From Clifton House, Aston Road, Birmingham (1879-1882) ==
 
== From Clifton House, Aston Road, Birmingham (1879-1882) ==
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File:letter-acd-1892-05-07-editor.jpg|link=Letter to an editor about The Los Amigos Fiasco (7 may 1892)|[[Letter to an editor about The Los Amigos Fiasco (7 may 1892)|Letter to an editor<br />about The Los Amigos Fiasco]]<br />(7 may 1892)
 
File:letter-acd-1892-05-07-editor.jpg|link=Letter to an editor about The Los Amigos Fiasco (7 may 1892)|[[Letter to an editor about The Los Amigos Fiasco (7 may 1892)|Letter to an editor<br />about The Los Amigos Fiasco]]<br />(7 may 1892)
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File:letter-acd-1892-06-27-sunday-lunch.jpg|link=Letter about a Sunday lunch (27 june 1892)|[[Letter about a Sunday lunch (27 june 1892)|Letter about a Sunday lunch]]<br />(27 june 1892)
 
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* [[Another Letter from Conan Doyle]] (27 january 1894)
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* [[Another Letter from Dr. Doyle]] (27 january 1894)
 
* [[Letter to Oliver McEwan]] (2 february 1894)
 
* [[Letter to Oliver McEwan]] (2 february 1894)
 
* [[Mr. Conan Doyle and America]] (27 december 1894)
 
* [[Mr. Conan Doyle and America]] (27 december 1894)
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File:card-acd-1896-01-greetings-to-major-pond-p2-3.jpg|link=Greeting card to Major Pond (january 1896)|[[Greeting card to Major Pond (january 1896)|Greeting card to Major Pond]] (january 1896)
 
File:card-acd-1896-01-greetings-to-major-pond-p2-3.jpg|link=Greeting card to Major Pond (january 1896)|[[Greeting card to Major Pond (january 1896)|Greeting card to Major Pond]] (january 1896)
 
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== From Mena House Hotel, Cairo, Egypt (1896) ==
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File:letter-acd-1896-02-colonel-conbrough.jpg|link=Letter to Colonel Conbrough (february 1896)|[[Letter to Colonel Conbrough (february 1896)|Letter to Colonel Conbrough]]<br />(february 1896)
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== From 4 Southsea Terrace, Southsea (1896) ==
 
== From 4 Southsea Terrace, Southsea (1896) ==
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File:letter-sacd-1897-02-08-smith.jpg|link=Letter to Herbert Greenhough Smith (8 february 1897)|[[Letter to Herbert Greenhough Smith (8 february 1897)|Letter to Herbert Greenhough Smith]]<br />(8 february 1897)
 
File:letter-sacd-1897-02-08-smith.jpg|link=Letter to Herbert Greenhough Smith (8 february 1897)|[[Letter to Herbert Greenhough Smith (8 february 1897)|Letter to Herbert Greenhough Smith]]<br />(8 february 1897)
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File:letter-acd-undated-mr-moschelles.jpg|link=Letter to Mr. Moschelles|[[Letter to Mr. Moschelles]] (undated)
 
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== From Claremont, Eastbourne (1897) ==
  
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== From Claremont, Eastbourne (1897) ==
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File:letter-sacd-1897-05-claremont-bryden.jpg|link=Letter to Mr. Bryden (may 1897)|[[Letter to Mr. Bryden (may 1897)|Letter to Mr. Bryden]]<br />(may 1897)
  
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File:letter-sacd-1897-08-20-bram-stoker.jpg|link=Letter to Bram Stoker (20 august 1897)|[[Letter to Bram Stoker (20 august 1897)|Letter to Bram Stoker]]<br />(20 august 1897)
 
File:letter-sacd-1897-08-20-bram-stoker.jpg|link=Letter to Bram Stoker (20 august 1897)|[[Letter to Bram Stoker (20 august 1897)|Letter to Bram Stoker]]<br />(20 august 1897)
 
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== From Undershaw, Hindhead, Haslemere (1897-1907) ==
 
== From Undershaw, Hindhead, Haslemere (1897-1907) ==
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File:letter-acd-1898-06-20-bram-stoker.jpg|link=Letter to Bram Stoker (20 june 1898)|[[Letter to Bram Stoker (20 june 1898)|Letter to Bram Stoker]]<br />(20 june 1898)
 
File:letter-acd-1898-06-20-bram-stoker.jpg|link=Letter to Bram Stoker (20 june 1898)|[[Letter to Bram Stoker (20 june 1898)|Letter to Bram Stoker]]<br />(20 june 1898)
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File:letter-acd-1898-sharman.jpg|link=Letter to Mr. Sharman (summer 1898)|[[Letter to Mr. Sharman (summer 1898)|Letter to Mr. Sharman]]<br />(ca. july 1898)
  
 
File:letter-acd-1898-10-06-major-pond.jpg|link=Letter to Major Pond (6 october 1898)|[[Letter to Major Pond (6 october 1898)|Letter to Major Pond]]<br />(6 october 1898)
 
File:letter-acd-1898-10-06-major-pond.jpg|link=Letter to Major Pond (6 october 1898)|[[Letter to Major Pond (6 october 1898)|Letter to Major Pond]]<br />(6 october 1898)
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File:letter-acd-1898-1899-grant-richards-duet-recto.jpg|link=Letter to Grant Richards (1898-1899)|[[Letter to Grant Richards (1898-1899)|Letter to Grant Richards]]<br />(dec 1898 ~ jan 1899)
 
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File:letter-acd-1902-02-13-baron-e-leithe-war-in-south-africa.jpg|link=Letter about The War in South Africa (28 january 1902)|[[Letter about The War in South Africa (28 january 1902)|Letter about The War in South Africa]] (28 january 1902)
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File:Letter-acd-1902-01-28-the-war-in-south-africa.jpg|link=Letter about The War in South Africa (28 january 1902)|[[Letter about The War in South Africa (28 january 1902)|Letter about The War in South Africa]] (28 january 1902)
 
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* [[Sir Arthur Conan Doyle on Tariff Reform]] (~9 march 1906)
 
* [[Sir Arthur Conan Doyle on Tariff Reform]] (~9 march 1906)
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File:letter-sacd-1906-04-10-academy-banquet.jpg|link=Letter about Academy banquet invitations|[[Letter about Academy banquet invitations]] (10 april 1906)
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* [[Motor-Cars and Coast Defence]] (~12 april 1906)
 
* [[Motor-Cars and Coast Defence]] (~12 april 1906)
 
* [[Sunday Rifle Shooting]] (~28 april 1906)
 
* [[Sunday Rifle Shooting]] (~28 april 1906)
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File:Letter-sacd-undershaw-to-lacey-about-cricket.jpg|link=Letter to Lacey about cricket|[[Letter to Lacey about cricket]] (undated)
 
File:Letter-sacd-undershaw-to-lacey-about-cricket.jpg|link=Letter to Lacey about cricket|[[Letter to Lacey about cricket]] (undated)
 
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== From 14 Rossetti Mansions, Chelsea (< 1898) ==
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File:letter-acd-before-1898-from-chelsea-to-james-payn.jpg|[[Letter to James Payn (from Chelsea)|Letter to James Payn]] (< 1898).
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== From The Langman Hospital, Bloemfontein, South Africa (1900) ==
 
== From The Langman Hospital, Bloemfontein, South Africa (1900) ==
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* [[Are We Becoming Less Religious? (11 august 1906)|Are We Becoming Less Religious?]] (~11 august 1906)
 
* [[Are We Becoming Less Religious? (11 august 1906)|Are We Becoming Less Religious?]] (~11 august 1906)
 
* [[Are We Becoming Less Religious? (31 august 1906)|Are We Becoming Less Religious?]] (~31 august 1906)
 
* [[Are We Becoming Less Religious? (31 august 1906)|Are We Becoming Less Religious?]] (~31 august 1906)
 
  
  
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== From Grand Hotel, Trafalgar Square, London (1903-1920) ==
  
== From North British Station Hotel, Edinburgh (1904) ==
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* [[The Tweed Trade]] (~4 february 1904)
 
 
 
 
 
  
== From Sheringham, Norfolk (1904) ==
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File:letter-sacd-1903-05-26-commercial-travellers-motor-cycle-recto.jpg|link=Letter about Commercial Travellers Motor Cycle (26 may 1903)|[[Letter about Commercial Travellers Motor Cycle (26 may 1903)|Letter about Commercial Travellers Motor Cycle]] (26 may 1903)
  
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File:letter-sacd-1904-03-02-prescription-hay-doyle.jpg|link=Prescription to Hay Doyle (2 march 1904)|[[Prescription to Hay Doyle (2 march 1904)|Prescription to Hay Doyle]] (2 march 1904)
 
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== From Grand Hotel, Trafalgar Square, London (1904-1920) ==
 
 
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File:letter-sacd-1903-05-19-h-p-rose.jpg|link=Letter to H. P. Rose (19 may 1903)|[[Letter to H. P. Rose (19 may 1903)|Letter to H. P. Rose]] (19 may 1903)
 
File:letter-sacd-1903-05-19-h-p-rose.jpg|link=Letter to H. P. Rose (19 may 1903)|[[Letter to H. P. Rose (19 may 1903)|Letter to H. P. Rose]] (19 may 1903)
  
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* [[Edalji Case. Statement in the House]] (28 may 1907)
 
* [[Edalji Case. Statement in the House]] (28 may 1907)
 
* [[Sir A. Conan Doyle and Bishop Phelan]] (4 november 1920)
 
* [[Sir A. Conan Doyle and Bishop Phelan]] (4 november 1920)
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== From North British Station Hotel, Edinburgh (1904) ==
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* [[The Tweed Trade]] (~4 february 1904)
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== From Sheringham, Norfolk (1904) ==
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File:letter-sacd-1904-03-02-prescription-hay-doyle.jpg|link=Prescription to Hay Doyle (2 march 1904)|[[Prescription to Hay Doyle (2 march 1904)|Prescription to Hay Doyle]] (2 march 1904)
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== From Balmoral Hotel, Edinburgh (1905) ==
 
== From Balmoral Hotel, Edinburgh (1905) ==
  
 
* [[Mr. A. L. Brown and Sir Arthur Conan Doyle]] (8 april 1905)
 
* [[Mr. A. L. Brown and Sir Arthur Conan Doyle]] (8 april 1905)
 
  
  
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== From Monkstown, Crowborough (1907) ==
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== From Cavendish Hotel, Eastbourne (<1907) ==
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File:Letter-acd-bef1907-13-robinson.jpg|link=Letter about Mr. Robinson (before 1907)|[[Letter about Mr. Robinson (before 1907)|Letter about Mr. Robinson]]<br />(undated)
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== From Monkstown, Crowborough (1907) ==
  
 
* [[The Case of Mr. George Edalji. Special Investigation by Sir A. Conan Doyle]] (7 january 1907)
 
* [[The Case of Mr. George Edalji. Special Investigation by Sir A. Conan Doyle]] (7 january 1907)
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File:Letter-SACD-1908-01-25-daldy.jpg|link=Letter to Mr. Daldy about his sound advice|[[Letter to Mr. Daldy about his sound advice]] (25 january 1908)
 
File:Letter-SACD-1908-01-25-daldy.jpg|link=Letter to Mr. Daldy about his sound advice|[[Letter to Mr. Daldy about his sound advice]] (25 january 1908)
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File:letter-sacd-1908-02-19-attack-illness.jpg|link=Letter about his attack of illness (18 february 1908)|[[Letter about his attack of illness (18 february 1908)|Letter about his attack of illness]] (18 february 1908)
  
 
File:Letter-sacd-1908-08-25-grete-beyer-trial.jpg|link=Letter about Grete Beyer's trial|[[Letter about Grete Beyer's trial]] (25 august 1908)
 
File:Letter-sacd-1908-08-25-grete-beyer-trial.jpg|link=Letter about Grete Beyer's trial|[[Letter about Grete Beyer's trial]] (25 august 1908)
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File:Letter-sacd-1908-12-best-christmas-wishes-collier.jpg|link=Letter to Mr. Collier (december 1908)|[[Letter to Mr. Collier (december 1908)|Letter to Mr. Collier]] (december 1908)
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File:letter-sacd-1909-fotheringham-morality-play.jpg|link=Letter to Mr. Fotheringham about the morality play|[[Letter to Mr. Fotheringham about the morality play]] (1909)
 
File:letter-sacd-1909-fotheringham-morality-play.jpg|link=Letter to Mr. Fotheringham about the morality play|[[Letter to Mr. Fotheringham about the morality play]] (1909)
  
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* [[The Labour Unrest]] (~20 june 1912)
 
* [[The Labour Unrest]] (~20 june 1912)
 
* [[The Empire and the Games]] (15 july 1912)
 
* [[The Empire and the Games]] (15 july 1912)
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File:a-constable-1912-10-adam-lindsay-gordon-and-his-friends-in-england-and-australia-pagev-acd-letter.jpg|link=Letter to Douglas Sladen (16 july 1912)|[[Letter to Douglas Sladen (16 july 1912)|Letter to Douglas Sladen]] (16 july 1912)
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* [[The Olympic Games (30 july 1912)|The Olympic Games]] (29 july 1912)
 
* [[The Olympic Games (30 july 1912)|The Olympic Games]] (29 july 1912)
 
* [[Britain and the Olympic Games (8 august 1912)|Britain and the Olympic Games]] (5 august 1912)
 
* [[Britain and the Olympic Games (8 august 1912)|Britain and the Olympic Games]] (5 august 1912)
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* [[Our Prisoners]] (6 october 1918)
 
* [[Our Prisoners]] (6 october 1918)
 
* [[The Prisoners]] (11 october 1918)
 
* [[The Prisoners]] (11 october 1918)
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File:Letter-sacd-1918-10-22-mr-denny.jpg|link=Letter to Mr. Denny (22 october 1918)|[[Letter to Mr. Denny (22 october 1918)|Letter to Mr. Denny]] (22 october 1918)
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* [[The German Criminals (12 november 1918)|The German Criminals]] (9 november 1918)
 
* [[The German Criminals (12 november 1918)|The German Criminals]] (9 november 1918)
 
* [[Divorce and the Bishops]] (~15 november 1918)
 
* [[Divorce and the Bishops]] (~15 november 1918)
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<gallery mode="packed" heights="250px">
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File:letter-sacd-1919-04-19-frederic-whyte.jpg|link=Letter to Frederic Whyte (19 april 1919)|[[Letter to Frederic Whyte (19 april 1919)|Letter to Frederic Whyte]] (19 april 1919)
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File:postcard-sacd-1919-06-24-stephen-paget-verso.jpg|link=Postcard to Stephen Paget (24 june 1919)|[[Postcard to Stephen Paget (24 june 1919)|Postcard to Stephen Paget]] (24 june 1919)
 
File:postcard-sacd-1919-06-24-stephen-paget-verso.jpg|link=Postcard to Stephen Paget (24 june 1919)|[[Postcard to Stephen Paget (24 june 1919)|Postcard to Stephen Paget]] (24 june 1919)
 
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File:letter-sacd-ca1920-to-sir-courtenay.jpg|link=Letter to Sir Courtenay about his involvement in spiritualism|[[Letter to Sir Courtenay about his involvement in spiritualism]] (ca. 1920)
 
File:letter-sacd-ca1920-to-sir-courtenay.jpg|link=Letter to Sir Courtenay about his involvement in spiritualism|[[Letter to Sir Courtenay about his involvement in spiritualism]] (ca. 1920)
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File:notecard-sacd-ca1920-r-pascoe.jpg|link=Notecard to R. Pascoe (ca. 1920)|[[Notecard to R. Pascoe (ca. 1920)|Notecard to R. Pascoe]] (ca. 1920)
  
 
File:Letter-SACD-1920-01-11-h-s-hodges.jpg|link=Letter to H. S. Hodges (11 january 1920)|[[Letter to H. S. Hodges (11 january 1920)|Letter to H. S. Hodges]] (11 january 1920)
 
File:Letter-SACD-1920-01-11-h-s-hodges.jpg|link=Letter to H. S. Hodges (11 january 1920)|[[Letter to H. S. Hodges (11 january 1920)|Letter to H. S. Hodges]] (11 january 1920)
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File:notecard-sacd-undated-about-sherlock-holmes-bell-beetons.jpg|link=Notecard about Sherlock Holmes, Dr. Bell and A Study in Scarlet|[[Notecard about Sherlock Holmes, Dr. Bell and A Study in Scarlet]] (undated)
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File:letter-sacd-undated-about-his-father-and-richard-doyle.jpg|link=Letter about his father and Richard Doyle|[[Letter about his father and Richard Doyle]] (undated)
 
File:letter-sacd-undated-about-his-father-and-richard-doyle.jpg|link=Letter about his father and Richard Doyle|[[Letter about his father and Richard Doyle]] (undated)
  
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File:Letter-sacd-undated-02-28-albert-kinross-hospital.jpg|link=Letter to Albert Kinross (28 february)|[[Letter to Albert Kinross (28 february)|Letter to Albert Kinross]] (28 february)
 
File:Letter-sacd-undated-02-28-albert-kinross-hospital.jpg|link=Letter to Albert Kinross (28 february)|[[Letter to Albert Kinross (28 february)|Letter to Albert Kinross]] (28 february)
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File:letter-sacd-undated-06-02-vision-p1.jpg|link=Letter about spiritualism (2 june)|[[Letter about spiritualism (2 june)|Letter about spiritualism]] (2 june)
  
 
File:Letter-SACD-Gollancz-hewitt-kc.jpg|link=Letter to Mr Gollancz about Hewitt KC|[[Letter to Mr Gollancz about Hewitt KC]] (6 april)
 
File:Letter-SACD-Gollancz-hewitt-kc.jpg|link=Letter to Mr Gollancz about Hewitt KC|[[Letter to Mr Gollancz about Hewitt KC]] (6 april)
  
 
File:letter-sacd-undated-04-18-oscar-slater.jpg|link=Letter about Oscar Slater (18 april)|[[Letter about Oscar Slater (18 april)|Letter about Oscar Slater]] (18 april)
 
File:letter-sacd-undated-04-18-oscar-slater.jpg|link=Letter about Oscar Slater (18 april)|[[Letter about Oscar Slater (18 april)|Letter about Oscar Slater]] (18 april)
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File:letter-sacd-19xx-10-05-woodward.jpg|link=Letter to Arthur Smith Woodward (5 october)|[[Letter to Arthur Smith Woodward (5 october)|Letter to Arthur Smith Woodward]] (5 october)
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File:letter-sacd-19xx-11-14-birdwood.jpg|link=Letter to William Birdwood (14 november)|[[Letter to William Birdwood (14 november)|Letter to William Birdwood]] (14 november)
  
 
File:Letter-SACD-Marindin-miscarried-papers.jpg|link=Letter to Mrs Marindin about miscarried papers|[[Letter to Mrs Marindin about miscarried papers]] (18 november)
 
File:Letter-SACD-Marindin-miscarried-papers.jpg|link=Letter to Mrs Marindin about miscarried papers|[[Letter to Mrs Marindin about miscarried papers]] (18 november)
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== From Picadilly Hotel, Piccadilly and Regent Street, London (1909) ==
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== From Picadilly Hotel, Piccadilly, London (1909) ==
  
 
* [[Congo Reform]] (~24 december 1909)
 
* [[Congo Reform]] (~24 december 1909)
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File:Letter-sacd-ca1910-1911-o-p-heggie.jpg|link=Letter to O. P. Heggie (ca. 1910-1911)|[[Letter to O. P. Heggie (ca. 1910-1911)|Letter to O. P. Heggie]] (1910~1911)
 
File:Letter-sacd-ca1910-1911-o-p-heggie.jpg|link=Letter to O. P. Heggie (ca. 1910-1911)|[[Letter to O. P. Heggie (ca. 1910-1911)|Letter to O. P. Heggie]] (1910~1911)
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File:Letter-sacd-ca1910-1911-o-p-heggie2.jpg|link=Another letter to O. P. Heggie (ca. 1910-1911)|[[Another letter to O. P. Heggie (ca. 1910-1911)|Letter to O. P. Heggie]] (1910~1911)
 
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File:letter-sacd-1925-07-04-jessie-recto.jpg|link=Letter to Jessie Drummond (4 july 1925)|[[Letter to Jessie Drummond (4 july 1925)|Letter to Jessie Drummond]] (4 july 1925)
 
File:letter-sacd-1925-07-04-jessie-recto.jpg|link=Letter to Jessie Drummond (4 july 1925)|[[Letter to Jessie Drummond (4 july 1925)|Letter to Jessie Drummond]] (4 july 1925)
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File:letter-sacd-1925-09-24-lady-tankerville.jpg|link=Letter to Lady Tankerville (24 september 1925)|[[Letter to Lady Tankerville (24 september 1925)|Letter to Lady Tankerville]] (24 september 1925)
 
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File:Letter-sacd-1925-07-17-kinross-tony-hewitt.jpg|link=Letter to Albert Kinross about Tony Hewitt (17 july 1925)|[[Letter to Albert Kinross about Tony Hewitt (17 july 1925)|Letter to Albert Kinross about Tony Hewitt]] (17 july [1925])
 
File:Letter-sacd-1925-07-17-kinross-tony-hewitt.jpg|link=Letter to Albert Kinross about Tony Hewitt (17 july 1925)|[[Letter to Albert Kinross about Tony Hewitt (17 july 1925)|Letter to Albert Kinross about Tony Hewitt]] (17 july [1925])
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File:letter-sacd-1926-09-13-mrs-thom-verso.jpg|link=Letter to Mrs. Thom (13 september 1926)|[[Letter to Mrs. Thom (13 september 1926)|Letter to Mrs. Thom]] (13 september 1926)
 
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File:Letter-sacd-1926-spiritualism-movement-recto.jpg|link=Letter about the Spiritualism Movement (1926)|[[Letter about the Spiritualism Movement (1926)|Letter about the Spiritualism Movement]]<br />(~ 1926)
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File:Manuscript-sacd-1926-spiritualism-movement-recto.jpg|link=Manuscript about the Spiritualism Movement (1926)|[[Manuscript about the Spiritualism Movement (1926)|Manuscript about the Spiritualism Movement]]<br />(~ 1926)
  
 
File:Letter-sacd-1926-12-14-das-nebelland.jpg|link=Letter about Das Nebelland (14 december 1926)|[[Letter about Das Nebelland (14 december 1926)|Letter about Das Nebelland]]<br />(14 december 1926)
 
File:Letter-sacd-1926-12-14-das-nebelland.jpg|link=Letter about Das Nebelland (14 december 1926)|[[Letter about Das Nebelland (14 december 1926)|Letter about Das Nebelland]]<br />(14 december 1926)
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== Unknown date ==
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== Unknown locations (1901-1930) ==
  
 
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== Unknown location (1901-1930) ==
 
  
 
* [[Happy New Century to All our Readers. Dr. Conan Doyle Supports our Cause]] (january 1901)
 
* [[Happy New Century to All our Readers. Dr. Conan Doyle Supports our Cause]] (january 1901)
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* [[The Edinburgh Psychic Photographs]] (october 1925)
 
* [[The Edinburgh Psychic Photographs]] (october 1925)
 
* [[Spiritualists Answer Hall Caine]] (14 october 1925)
 
* [[Spiritualists Answer Hall Caine]] (14 october 1925)
* [[Spiritualism and Religion]] (november 1925)
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* [[Spiritualism and Religion (The Occult Review)|Spiritualism and Religion]] (december 1925)
 
* [[Soldiers Who Have Come back. Spiritualism Proved by the Return of Dead Sons]] (11 november 1925)
 
* [[Soldiers Who Have Come back. Spiritualism Proved by the Return of Dead Sons]] (11 november 1925)
 
* [[Sir Conan Doyle on Dr. Schofield's Fallacies]] (21 november 1925)
 
* [[Sir Conan Doyle on Dr. Schofield's Fallacies]] (21 november 1925)
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* [[Spiritualism and Christianity]] (26 february 1926)
 
* [[Spiritualism and Christianity]] (26 february 1926)
 
* [[The Mediumship of Mrs. Deane]] (27 february 1926)
 
* [[The Mediumship of Mrs. Deane]] (27 february 1926)
* [[Psychic Photographs]] (march 1926)
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* [[Psychic Photographs]] (april 1926)
 
* [[Sir A. Conan Doyle and Foul Fighters]] (3 march 1926)
 
* [[Sir A. Conan Doyle and Foul Fighters]] (3 march 1926)
 
* [[The Mediumship of Mr. F. T. Munnings]] (13 march 1926)
 
* [[The Mediumship of Mr. F. T. Munnings]] (13 march 1926)
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* [[Turning Point in Human Thought]] (23 april 1926)
 
* [[Turning Point in Human Thought]] (23 april 1926)
 
* [[Poor Societies: An Appeal for Books]] (1 may 1926)
 
* [[Poor Societies: An Appeal for Books]] (1 may 1926)
* [[The Cause of the Shadow]] (june 1926)
 
 
* [[Does Conan Doyle Believe the Bible?]] (2 june 1926)
 
* [[Does Conan Doyle Believe the Bible?]] (2 june 1926)
 
* [[Butler or Ghost? Sir A. Conan Doyle replies to Mr. Campbell Swinton]] (2 june 1926)
 
* [[Butler or Ghost? Sir A. Conan Doyle replies to Mr. Campbell Swinton]] (2 june 1926)
 
* [[Reincarnation]] (7 june 1926)
 
* [[Reincarnation]] (7 june 1926)
 
* [[Conjurers and Spiritualism]] (14 june 1926)
 
* [[Conjurers and Spiritualism]] (14 june 1926)
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* [[The Cause of the Shadow]] (july 1926)
 
* [[The Cases of Moss and Munnings]] (july 1926)
 
* [[The Cases of Moss and Munnings]] (july 1926)
 
* [[The S.N.U. Attack]] (14 july 1926)
 
* [[The S.N.U. Attack]] (14 july 1926)
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* [[The History of Spiritualism (letter 29 august 1926)|The History of Spiritualism]] (29 august 1926)
 
* [[The History of Spiritualism (letter 29 august 1926)|The History of Spiritualism]] (29 august 1926)
 
* [[Message to Canada]] (september 1926)
 
* [[Message to Canada]] (september 1926)
* [[Prophecies of the Future]] (september 1926)
 
 
* [[Science and Psychical Research (11 september 1926)|Science and Psychical Research]] (11 september 1926)
 
* [[Science and Psychical Research (11 september 1926)|Science and Psychical Research]] (11 september 1926)
 
* [[The History of Spiritualism (letter 19 september 1926)|The History of Spiritualism]] (19 september 1926)
 
* [[The History of Spiritualism (letter 19 september 1926)|The History of Spiritualism]] (19 september 1926)
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* [[Prophecies of the Future]] (october 1926)
 
* [[Spiritualism. Sir A. Conan Doyle and Dr. Headlam]] (8 october 1926)
 
* [[Spiritualism. Sir A. Conan Doyle and Dr. Headlam]] (8 october 1926)
 
* [[The Combermere Photograph]] (10 october 1926)
 
* [[The Combermere Photograph]] (10 october 1926)
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* [[The Place of Spiritualism]] (31 december 1926)
 
* [[The Place of Spiritualism]] (31 december 1926)
 
* [[The Return of Leslie Curnow]] (22 january 1927)
 
* [[The Return of Leslie Curnow]] (22 january 1927)
* [[Spiritualism and Theosophy]] (march 1927)
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* [[Spiritualism and Theosophy]] (april 1927)
 
* [[Conan Doyle Backs Crandons]] (5 march 1927)
 
* [[Conan Doyle Backs Crandons]] (5 march 1927)
* [[Spiritualism and Theosophy]] (june 1927)
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* [[Spiritualism and Theosophy]] (july 1927)
 
* [[The Mediumship of Ben Jonson]] (june 1927)
 
* [[The Mediumship of Ben Jonson]] (june 1927)
 
* [[The Affairs of Hulham House]] (11 june 1927)
 
* [[The Affairs of Hulham House]] (11 june 1927)
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* [[Spiritualism and Religion]] (20 august 1927)
 
* [[Spiritualism and Religion]] (20 august 1927)
 
* [[The Spiritualistic View]] (28 september 1927)
 
* [[The Spiritualistic View]] (28 september 1927)
* [[Man is a Spirit]] (october 1927)
 
 
* [[The Mystery of Edwin Drood]] (1 october 1927)
 
* [[The Mystery of Edwin Drood]] (1 october 1927)
 
* [[The Hydesville Memorial (29 october and 26 november 1927)|The Hydesville Memorial]] (29 october 1927)
 
* [[The Hydesville Memorial (29 october and 26 november 1927)|The Hydesville Memorial]] (29 october 1927)
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* [[Man is a Spirit]] (november 1927)
 
* [[Oscar Slater. Release from Prison this Week. The Farce of 1914]] (14 november 1927)
 
* [[Oscar Slater. Release from Prison this Week. The Farce of 1914]] (14 november 1927)
 
* [[The Mediumship of Phoenix]] (19 november 1927)
 
* [[The Mediumship of Phoenix]] (19 november 1927)
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* [[The Hydesville Memorial (29 october and 26 november 1927)|The Hydesville Memorial]] (26 november 1927)
 
* [[The Hydesville Memorial (29 october and 26 november 1927)|The Hydesville Memorial]] (26 november 1927)
 
* [[Habitual Criminals. Segregate them for Life]] (26 november 1927)
 
* [[Habitual Criminals. Segregate them for Life]] (26 november 1927)
* [[Alleged Changes in Ocean Depths]] (december 1927)
 
 
* [[The Baylis Case]] (17 december 1927)
 
* [[The Baylis Case]] (17 december 1927)
 
* [[Dr. Crandon in London]] (24 december 1927)
 
* [[Dr. Crandon in London]] (24 december 1927)
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* [[Alleged Changes in Ocean Depths]] (january 1928)
 
* [[Cottage Mystery. Sir A. Conan Doyle's Explanation]] (18 february 1928)
 
* [[Cottage Mystery. Sir A. Conan Doyle's Explanation]] (18 february 1928)
 
* [[Spirit Talk. Sir Arthur Conan Doyle Suggests Points that Dr. Cadman Might Reconsider]] (29 april 1928)
 
* [[Spirit Talk. Sir Arthur Conan Doyle Suggests Points that Dr. Cadman Might Reconsider]] (29 april 1928)
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* [[After Death]] (9 november 1929)
 
* [[After Death]] (9 november 1929)
 
* [[The Case of Rudi Schneider. Views of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle]] (27 november 1929)
 
* [[The Case of Rudi Schneider. Views of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle]] (27 november 1929)
* [[Convent Scandals]] (december 1929)
 
 
* [[Letter to Harry Price (decembert 1929)|Letter to Harry Price]] (december 1929)
 
* [[Letter to Harry Price (decembert 1929)|Letter to Harry Price]] (december 1929)
 
* [[Sir A. Conan Doyle Replies. Tests of Rudi Schneider]] (4 december 1929)
 
* [[Sir A. Conan Doyle Replies. Tests of Rudi Schneider]] (4 december 1929)
 
* [[Conan Doyle Defends a Medium]] (22 december 1929)
 
* [[Conan Doyle Defends a Medium]] (22 december 1929)
 
* [[Judas Always Turns Up]] (1930)
 
* [[Judas Always Turns Up]] (1930)
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* [[Convent Scandals]] (january 1930)
 
* [[Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's Resignation]] (march 1930)
 
* [[Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's Resignation]] (march 1930)
 
* [[Spirit Visitor of the Night]] (6 march 1930)
 
* [[Spirit Visitor of the Night]] (6 march 1930)
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= From Lena Jean Conan Doyle =
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'''1989'''
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* [[Letter to Mr. Nollen (12 october 1989)|Letter to Mr. Nollen]] (12 october 1989)
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= From Mary Conan Doyle =
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...soon...
  
  
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* [[Sir Arthur Conan Doyle|Back to Sir Arthur Conan Doyle]]
 
* [[Sir Arthur Conan Doyle|Back to Sir Arthur Conan Doyle]]
* [[Sir Arthur Conan Doyle:Signatures|How to authenticate his signature?]]
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* [[Signatures|How to authenticate his signature?]]

Latest revision as of 21:24, 2 November 2019

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Here is a list of handwritten letters by Arthur Conan Doyle wrote to relatives or published in the press. He wrote thousands of letters during his life... The following list is not exhaustive.

For other handwritten pieces, see Dedicaces, Manuscripts, drawings and paintings and other writings.

The letters are ordered chronologically, based on locations where Conan Doyle wrote his letters.

See also How to authenticate his signature?


Contents


From Sir Arthur Conan Doyle

From Clifton House, Aston Road, Birmingham (1879-1882)


From Bush Villa, Southsea, Portsmouth (1882-1890)










From Central Hotel, Berlin, Germany (1890)


From 12 Tennison Road, South Norwood (1891-1894)










From The Russel House, Detroit, USA (1894)


From The Aldine Club, New York, USA (1894)


From Reform Club, Pall Mall, London (1892-1900)





From Davos, Caux & Maloja, Switzerland (1894-1895)

Davos





Maloja


Caux



From Egypt (1895-1896)




From Mena House Hotel, Cairo, Egypt (1896)


From 4 Southsea Terrace, Southsea (1896)


From Greyswood Beeches, Haslemere (1896-1897)



From Authors' Club, 1 Whitehall Place, London (1897)


From Morley's Hotel, Trafalgar-square, London (1897-1902)



From Moorlands, Hindhead (1897)

From Claremont, Eastbourne (1897)

From Undershaw, Hindhead, Haslemere (1897-1907)


























From 14 Rossetti Mansions, Chelsea (< 1898)


From The Langman Hospital, Bloemfontein, South Africa (1900)


From 27 Rue des Batignolles, Paris, France (ca. 1900)


From Dunard, Grange Loan, Edinburgh (1900)


From Old Waverley Hotel, Edinburgh (1900)


From The Athenaeum, Pall Mall, London (1901-1924)


From the R.M.S Austral (1902)


From Ashdown Forest Hotel (1902-1906)



From The Limes, Wallingford, Oxfordshire (1903)


From Grand Hotel, Trafalgar Square, London (1903-1920)


From North British Station Hotel, Edinburgh (1904)


From Sheringham, Norfolk (1904)


From Balmoral Hotel, Edinburgh (1905)


From Tower Hotel, Hawick (1905)


From Kensington (1906)

From Cavendish Hotel, Eastbourne (<1907)


From Monkstown, Crowborough (1907)


From Ely-place, Holborn, London (1907)


From Regent Hotel, Royal Leamington Spa (1907)


From Windlesham, Crowborough, Sussex (1907-1930)


































































From Picadilly Hotel, Piccadilly, London (1909)


From The Poldhu Hotel, Mullion, South Cornwall (1910)

From Hotel Metropole, London (1910-1915)




From Old Ship Hotel, Brighton (1911)


From Norddeutscher Lloyd, Bremen, Germany (1911)


From Grand Hotel, Lyndhurst, New Forest (1912)


From Princes Hotel, Brighton (1912)


From Frinton, Essex (1913)


From 22 Grand Parade, Eastbourne (1914)


From Royal Pavilion Hotel, Folkestone (1915)


From Portman Lodge, Bournemouth, UK (1916)


From Paris, France (1916)


From Burlington Hotel, Eastbourne (ca. 1916)


From Grosvenor Hotel, London SW1 (1919)


From Hotel Metropole, Blackpool (1920)


From Grand Hotel, Melbourne, Australia (1920)


From New Zealand (1920)


From Petty's Hotel, Sydney, Australia (1920)


From Pacific Hotel, Manly, Australia (1920)


From Grand Hôtel du Louvre, Paris, France (1921)


From 4 Mostyn Terrace, Eastbourne (1921-1925)


From Atlantic City, USA (1922)


From The Ambassador, New York (1922)



From the R.M.S. Adriatic (1922)


From The Brown Palace Hotel, Denver, Colorado (1923)


From The Ambassador, Los Angeles (1923)


From 15 Buckingham Palace Mansions, London (1923-1930)














Undated

From Jasper, Alberta, Canada (1923)


From "The Oke Field", Lyndhurst, Hant (1924)

From Villa Berna, Grindelwald, Switzerland (1924-1925)


From Hotel Regina, Paris, France (1925)


From Pulborough, UK (1925)


From Bignell Wood, Minstead, Lyndhurst, Hants (1925-1930)








Undated

From The Psychic Bookshop, London (1925-1930)



From Crowborough Post Office (1927)

From Hotel des Indes, La Hague (1929)


From Hotel D'Angleterre, Copenhagen (1929)


From Grand Hotel, Oslo (1929)


Unknown locations (1901-1930)






From Lena Jean Conan Doyle

1989



From Mary Conan Doyle

...soon...






 


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