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Hickey, Emily Henrietta, 1845-1924.

Emily Henrietta Hickey letter to Lord Archbishop

1906 October 3


Descriptive Summary

Identification: MSS 099, F106


Creator: Hickey, Emily Henrietta, 1845-1924.


Title: Emily Henrietta Hickey letter to Lord Archbishop


Inclusive Dates: 1906 October 3


Extent: 1 item (3 pp.)


Abstract: Letter from Irish author Emily Henrietta Hickey to Lord Archbishop originally laid in a copy of Hickey's Verse-tales, Lyrics and Translations (1889).


Language: Materials entirely in English.



Citation

MSS 099, F106, Emily Henrietta Hickey letter to Lord Archbishop, Special Collections, University of Delaware Library, Newark, Delaware.

Shelving Summary

Shelved in SPEC MSS 099

Location

Special Collections Department, University of Delaware Library / Newark, Delaware 19717-5267 / Phone: 302-831-2229 / Fax: 302-831-6003 / URL: http://www.lib.udel.edu/ud/spec/

Source

From old MSS 205 Miscellaneous Literary Manuscripts.

Processing

Processed and encoded by Debra Johnson, April 2007.


The collection is open for research.

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Biographical Note

Irish writer Emily Henrietta Hickey (1845–1924) was born in County Wexford. Hickey's early writing brought her some note as a narrative poet. She also wrote stories and criticism. Following her conversion to Roman Catholicism in 1901, Hickey's writing focused largely on religious themes.

Sources:

"Emily Henrietta Hickey, 1845–1924." Irish Women Authors: An Exhibition. University of Delaware Library. Newark, Delaware. 1994, p. 7.


Scope and Content Note

This collection consists of an autograph letter, signed, from Emily Henrietta Hickey to Lord Archbishop. Hickey thanks His Grace for a reference and promises to send copies of her books. This letter was originally laid in Hickey's Verse-tales, Lyrics and Translation (Special Collections call number: SPEC S20 PR4790 .H2 V5 1889).


Selected Search Terms

Topical Terms
Authors, Irish--20th century--Correspondence.
Form/Genre Terms
Letters (correspondence)
Occupation
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Related Materials in this Repository

This item forms part of MSS 099 Miscellaneous Literary and Historical Manuscripts.

Items originally laid in Emily Henrietta Hickey, Verse-tales, Lyrics and Translations (London : E. Mathews, 1889). (Special Collections call number: SPEC S20 PR4790 .H2 V5 1889).


Detailed Contents List

Emily Henrietta Hickey letter to Lord Archbishop, 1906 October 3   [Box 5 F106]

Autograph letter signed, 3 pp.