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William Allingham Papers, 1839-1925

By Emma C. Wise

Collection Overview

Title: William Allingham Papers, 1839-1925

ID: 01/01/MSS00003

Creator: Allingham, William (1824-1889)

Extent: 6.0 Cubic Feet. More info below.

Arrangement: This collection is arranged into two series: Correspondence and Visual and Literary works. Correspondence is arranged in alphabetical order.

Languages: English [eng]

Scope and Contents of the Materials

The William Allingham Papers date from 1846 to 1920. The bulk of the collection is comprised of correspondence, with letters sent to and written by Allingham, his wife Helen, their children, and other third-party individuals. The collection also includes visual and literary works, such as sketches, poems, and ephemera. The range of topics in the collection pertains to the mid-nineteenth century cultural and literary milieu of the Pre-Raphaelites happening in England and Ireland of which Helen and William were a part of.

Administrative Information

Alternate Extent Statement: 6 boxes, 2.5 cubic feet

Access Restrictions: Open to researchers.

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