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Lady Sydney Morgan letter to Madame Thayer


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 Sydney Morgan ([baptized 1783] -1859) was primarily a novelist. She also wrote books on France and Italy.

Dennis R. Dean, "Morgan , Sydney, Lady Morgan (bap. 1783, d. 1859)." Oxford Dictionary of National Biography, Oxford University Press, 2004. (accessed 11 April 2007).

This collection consists of an autograph letter signed by Lady Sydney Morgan to Madame Thayer concerning Lady Morgan's travel adventures.

Box 41, F0699 : Shelved in SPEC MSS 0099 manuscript boxes.

Purchase, 2003.

Processed and encoded by Debra Johnson, April 2007. Further encoded by George Apodaca, October 2015.

University of Delaware Library Special Collections
Finding Aid Author
University of Delaware Library, Special Collections
Finding Aid Date
2007 April 11
Access Restrictions

The collection is open for research.

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Collection Inventory

Lady Sydney Morgan letter to to Madame Thayer, undated.
Box 41 Folder F0699
Physical Description

Autograph letter signed, 4 pp.

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