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Alice Meynell letters to Ethel Rolt Wheeler


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British author Alice Christiana Thompson Meynell wrote poems and essays.

"Meynell, Alice Christiana Thompson, 1847-1922." Literature Online. (accessed April 4, 2007).

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).

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

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; and February 15, 1911.

Box 26, F0448: Shelved in SPEC MSS 0099 manuscript boxes.

Purchase, 1994.

Processed and encoded by Debra Johnson, April 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 April 3
Access Restrictions

The collection is open for research.

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Collection Inventory

Alice Meynell letters to Ethel Rolt Wheeler, 1910-1911.
Box 26 Folder F0448
Physical Description

Autograph letters signed, 16 pp.

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