Fonds Details

Call Number: MS Gen 557
Title: Lushington Papers
Associated Websites: MS Gen 557: Book of the Month
Date of Creation: Between 1801 and 1875
Level of Description: Fonds
Extent: 0.35 metre(s)
Name of Creator:
Lushington family fl 1766-1921
Edmund Henry Lushington (1766-1839), his descendants and other relatives, including his son Edmund Law Lushington (1811-1893) who married the sister of the poet, Alfred Tennyson. …
Content: Two groups of letters. The first comprises letters written by Edmund Henry Lushington to his friend Wilfrid Clark. The second group comprises letters to his son, Edmund Law Lushington, written by various friends, colleagues and members of the Lushington and Tennyson families.
Arrangement: The material is arranged in the following series
MS Gen 557/1 Letters from Edmund Henry Lushington
MS Gen 557/2 Letters to Edmund Law Lushington
Access: Normal conditions
Language: English
Source of Acquisition: Purchased from John Wilson Manuscripts Ltd, 25 April 2005, with support from National Fund for Acquisitions and Friends of Glasgow University Library. Subsequent purchase from other source.
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Notes: Includes some undated letters, possibly written after 1875.
Cataloguing Rules: ISAD(G)
Repository Code: GB 0247
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