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Lady Gregory letters to Mrs. Henry LaBarre Jayne


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

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

"Gregory, Lady, 1852-1932." Literature Online. (accessed March 27, 2007).

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.

Box 29, F0491: Shelved in SPEC MSS 0099 manuscript boxes.

Purchase, 1995.

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 21
Access Restrictions

The collection is open for research.

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Collection Inventory

Lady Gregory letters to Mrs. Henry LaBarre Jayne, 1920-1930 and undated.
Box 29 Folder F0491
Physical Description

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

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