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Gregory, Lady, 1852-1932.

Lady Gregory letters to Mrs. Henry LaBarre Jayne

1920–1930 and undated


Descriptive Summary

Identification: MSS 099, F491


Creator: Gregory, Lady, 1852-1932.


Title: Lady Gregory letters to Mrs. Henry LaBarre Jayne


Inclusive Dates: 1920–1930 and undated


Extent: 7 items (20 pp.)


Abstract: Seven letters from Lady Gregory to Mrs. Henry LaBarre Jayne, including one envelope.


Language: Materials entirely in English.



Citation

MSS 099, F491, Lady Gregory letters to Mrs. Henry LaBarre Jayne, 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.

Terms Governing Use and Reproduction

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Biographical Note

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).


Scope and Content Note

This collection consists of seven letters from Lady Gregory to Mrs. Henry LaBarre Jayne, wife of the noted Philadelphia philanthropist and lawyer. The letter dated July 7, 1930 includes an envelope. The letters are dated June 1, 1920; June 16, [1920]; December 24, 1926; February 22, 1930; July 7, 1930; and July 16, 1930. One letter is undated and incomplete.


Selected Search Terms

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.


Detailed Contents List

Lady Gregory letters to Mrs. Henry LaBarre Jayne , 1920–1930 and undated   [Box 29 F491]

Six autograph letters signed and 1 autograph card signed, 20 pp.