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Brodsky, Anna (c.1855-1929), scientist, President of RMCM Club, writer
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Photocopy of an autograph letter signed from Anna Brodsky to Nina Grieg

Anna Brodsky writes anxiously to Nina Grieg and hopes that the native air has helped Nina Grieg to recover from her influenza. She must not have too many guests. The Brodskys are greatly looking forward to having Nina and her sister, Tonny, with...

Brodsky, Anna (c.1855-1929), scientist, President of RMCM Club, writer

Photocopy of an autograph letter signed from Anna Brodsky to Nina Grieg

This brief message may have been written during the Great War when Nina corresponded in English to avoid censorship. In this very brief note, Anna commends Nina for her good English. Anna is glad that they [Nina and her sister Tonny] are better ...

Brodsky, Anna (c.1855-1929), scientist, President of RMCM Club, writer

Photocopy of an autograph letter signed from Anna Brodsky to Edward Elgar

In this letter to "Sir Elgar", Anna expresses great appreciation of Elgar's music and especially his violin concerto which has helped her so much during her long and severe illness. She is very grateful and as she considers him a d...

Brodsky, Anna (c.1855-1929), scientist, President of RMCM Club, writer

Photocopy of a printed Christmas card from Adolph and Anna Brodsky [to Edward and Alice Elgar]

The wording on this card reads thus: With kindest thoughts and wishes for Christmas and the New Year from Dr. & Mrs. Brodsky. If this card was illustrated, the image has not shown up on the photocopy. The card is undated, and it is unclear w...

Brodsky, Adolph Davidovich (1851-1929), Violinist, Principal of the Royal Manchester College of Music

Photograph of Anna Brodsky

Depicts Anna in old age.

Brodsky, Anna (c.1855-1929), scientist, President of RMCM Club, writer

Photocopy of an autograph letter signed from Anna Brodsky to Nina Grieg

Anna opens her letter with the hope that Nina has now recovered from her illness. A letter from Nina is always a special joy. In every room the Brodskys have a photograph of Nina, Grieg, or of them both. Anna looks forward to Nina and Tonny com...

Brodsky, Anna (c.1855-1929), scientist, President of RMCM Club, writer

Photocopy of an autograph letter signed from Anna Brodsky to Nina Grieg

Anna expresses her delight at being in Russia, which has been going backwards and not forwards in recent years. Everyone is discontent and this may bring all classes together. Anna is very happy to see Olga daily. Olga has arranged accommodatio...

Brodsky, Anna (c.1855-1929), scientist, President of RMCM Club, writer

Photocopy of an autograph letter signed from Anna Brodsky to Edvard Grieg

Although no year is given in the date, this letter was probably written in 1893, the year of Tchaikovsky's death. Anna Brodsky writes very movingly to Edvard Grieg of Tchaikovsky's death: the Brodskys have recently received letters and ...

Brodsky, Anna (c.1855-1929), scientist, President of RMCM Club, writer

Photocopy of an autograph letter signed from Anna Brodsky to Alice Elgar

Anna writes an enthusiastic letter of thanks to Lady Elgar after receiving the photograph of Sir Edward [see AB/744] that morning. Anna recalls the happy days in Rome [April 1908], but their days in Naples were spoiled by the poverty and misery. ...

Brodsky, Anna (c.1855-1929), scientist, President of RMCM Club, writer

Photocopy of ‘At home in England’ by Anna Brodsky

Anna Brodsky sent this booklet to Sir Edward Elgar. On the title page, she has written: To Dear Sir Edward Elgar with best wishes for Christmas and the New Year, Anna Brodsky. A summary of the contents of this booklet is given in AB/290, which w...

Brodsky, Anna (c.1855-1929), scientist, President of RMCM Club, writer

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