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Alice Meynell letters to Ethel Rolt Wheeler, 1910-1911

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Descriptive Summary

Creator: Meynell, Alice Christiana Thompson, 1847-1922.
Title:Letters to Alice Meynell letters to Ethel Rolt Wheeler, 1910-1911
Call Number:MSS 099, F448
Extent: 6 items (16 pages with 5 envelopes)
Abstract: Letters from Alice Meynell to Ethel Rolt Wheeler.
Language:Materials entirely in English.

Administrative Information

Restrictions on Access

The collection is open for research.

Terms Governing Use and Reproduction

Use of materials from this collection beyond the exceptions provided for in the Fair Use and Educational Use clauses of the U.S. Copyright Law may violate federal law. Permission to publish or reproduce is required from the copyright holder. Please contact Special Collections Department, University of Delaware Library,

Related Materials in This Repository

This item forms part of MSS 099 Miscellaneous Literary and Historical Manuscripts.

MSS 318 Letters to Ethel Rolt Wheeler


Purchase, 1994.


MSS 099, F448, Alice Meynell letters to Ethel Rolt Wheeler, Special Collections, University of Delaware Library, Newark, Delaware.

Collection Description

Biographical Note

British author Alice Christiana Thompson Meynell wrote poems and essays.

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).

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

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

Scope and Content Note

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 13 October 1910, 15 October 1910, 27 November 1910, 7 December 1910, 30 January 1911, 15 February 1911.

Selected Search Terms

Personal Names

Rolt-Wheeler, Ethel.

Rossetti, Christina Georgina, 1830-1894.

Topical Terms

Authors, Irish--20th century--Correspondence.

Form/Genre Terms

Letters (correspondence)

Contents List

26F448 Alice Meynell letters to Ethel Rolt Wheeler, 1910-1911 , Autograph letters signed, 16 pages.