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O'Casey, Sean, 1880-1964.

Sean O'Casey letter to Angela Barry

1946 February 1

Descriptive Summary

Identification: MSS 099, F364

Creator: O'Casey, Sean, 1880-1964.

Title: Sean O'Casey letter to Angela Barry

Inclusive Dates: 1946 February 1

Extent: 1 item (6 pp. with envelope)

Abstract: Letter from Sean O'Casey to Angela Barry.

Language: Materials entirely in English.


MSS 099, F364, Sean O'Casey letter to Angela Barry, Special Collections, University of Delaware Library, Newark, Delaware.

Shelving Summary

Shelved in SPEC MSS 099


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Purchase, 1992.


Processed and encoded by Debra Johnson, March 2007.

The collection is open for research.

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Biographical Note

Irish author Sean O'Casey (1880–1964) wrote essays and autobiographical works but is best known for his plays.


"O'Casey, Sean, 1880–1964." Literature Online. (accessed March 19, 2007).

Scope and Content Note

This collection consists of a letter from Sean O'Casey to Mrs. Angela Barry, which discusses health, family, the magazine Iris, government, and the Catholic Church.

Selected Search Terms

Corporate Names
Topical Terms
Authors, Irish--20th century--Correspondence.
Form/Genre Terms
Letters (correspondence)

Related Materials in this Repository

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

Detailed Contents List

Sean O'Casey letter to Angela Barry , 1946 February 1   [Box 21 F364]

One autograph letter signed with envelope, 6 pp.