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Kate O'Brien letter to Mary O'Neill


Held at: University of Delaware Library Special Collections [Contact Us]181 South College Avenue, Newark, DE 19717-5267

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Overview and metadata sections

Irish author Kate O'Brien (1897-1974) was a novelist and playwright.

"Kate O'Brien 1897-1974." Literature Resource Center. (accessed March 28, 2007).

This letter was originally laid in a copy of Kate O'Brien's

As Music and Splendour (Special Collections call number: SPEC PR6029 .B65 M87 1958b). The letter asks O'Neill to come visit her "before I'm gone." It is signed "Grandmother."

Box 23, F0429: Shelved in SPEC MSS 0099 manuscript boxes.

Unknown, 1991.

Processed and encoded by Debra Johnson, March 2007. Further encoded by George Apodaca, September 2015.

University of Delaware Library Special Collections
Finding Aid Author
University of Delaware Library, Special Collections
Finding Aid Date
2007 March 26
Access Restrictions

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Collection Inventory

Kate O'Brien letter to Mary O'Neill, undated.
Box 23 Folder F0429
Scope and Contents

Letter signed "Grandmother."

Physical Description

Autograph letter signed, 3 pp.

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