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Gregory, Lady, 1852-1932.

Lady Gregory letters to Ethel Rolt Wheeler

1927


Descriptive Summary

Identification: MSS 099, F471


Creator: Gregory, Lady, 1852-1932.


Title: Lady Gregory letters to Ethel Rolt Wheeler


Inclusive Dates: 1927


Extent: 2 items (4 pp.)


Abstract: Two letters from Lady Gregory to Ethel Rolt Wheeler.


Language: Materials entirely in English.



Citation

MSS 099, F471, Lady Gregory 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, 1995.

Processing

Processed and encoded by Debra Johnson, March 2007.


The collection is open for research.

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Biographical Note

Lady Gregory (1852–1932)

Irish writer Lady Gregory (1852–1932) was instrumental in the cultivation of theatre during the Irish Literary Renaissance.

Sources:

"Gregory, Lady, 1852–1932." Literature Online. http://lion.chadwyck.com (accessed March 27, 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 small collection consists of two 1927 letters from Lady Gregory to Ethel Rolt Wheeler, declining invitations and mentioning painter Hugh Lane. One letter is dated January 17 and the other is dated September 27.


Selected Search Terms

Personal Names
Rolt-Wheeler, Ethel.
Lane, Hugh Percy, Sir, 1875-1915.
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

Lady Gregory letters to Ethel Rolt Wheeler, 1927   [Box 28 F471]

Two autograph letters signed, 4 pp.