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Meynell, Alice Christiana Thompson, 1847-1922.

Letters to Alice Meynell letters to Ethel Rolt Wheeler

1910–1911


Descriptive Summary

Identification: MSS 099, F448


Creator: Meynell, Alice Christiana Thompson, 1847-1922.


Title: Letters to Alice Meynell letters to Ethel Rolt Wheeler


Inclusive Dates: 1910–1911


Extent: 6 items (16 pp. with 5 envelopes)


Abstract: Letters from Alice Meynell to Ethel Rolt Wheeler.


Language: Materials entirely in English.



Citation

MSS 099, F448, Alice Meynell letters to Ethel Rolt Wheeler, 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

Purchase, 1994.

Processing

Processed and encoded by Debra Johnson, April 2007.


The collection is open for research.

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Biographical Note

Alice Christiana Thompson Meynell (1847–1922)

British author Alice Christiana Thompson Meynell wrote poems and essays.

Sources:

"Meynell, Alice Christiana Thompson, 1847–1922." Literature Online. http://lion.chadwyck.com (accessed April 4, 2007).

Ethel Rolt Wheeler (1869–1958)

Irish poet and author Ethel Rolt Wheeler was a member of the Irish Literary Society of London and chair of the Irish Circle of the Lyceum Club (London).

Sources:

O'Donoghue, D.J. The Poets of Ireland. Detroit: Gale Research, 1968.


Scope and Content Note

This collection consists of six autograph letters signed by Alice Meynell to Ethel Rolt Wheeler concerning Wheeler's literary work and a memorial dinner held in honor of Christiana Rossetti. They are dated October 13, 1910; October 15, 1910; November 27, 1910; December 7, 1910; January 30, 1911; February 15, 1911.


Selected Search Terms

Personal Names
Rolt-Wheeler, Ethel.
Rossetti, Christina Georgina, 1830-1894.
Topical Terms
Authors, Irish--20th century--Correspondence.
Form/Genre Terms
Letters (correspondence)
Occupation
Authors.

Related Materials in this Repository

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

MSS 318 Letters to Ethel Rolt Wheeler


Detailed Contents List

Alice Meynell letters to Ethel Rolt Wheeler , 1910–1911   [Box 26 F448]

Autograph letters signed, 16 pp.