Lady Caroline Lane Reynolds Slemmer Jebb Papers
Lady Caroline Lane Reynolds Slemmer Jebb Papers, 1858-1960 (Bulk: 1858-1926)
2 boxes (1.25 linear ft.)
Collection number: MS 228
Intellectual and socialite. The majority of the collection is correspondence, primarily letters written from England by Lady Jebb's, to her family. The letters describe late 19th century England and many literary figures with whom Lady Jebb socialized, including Robert Browning, Thomas Carlyle, Charles Darwin, Benjamin Disraeli, George Eliot, Charles Hale, Oliver Wendell Homes, James Russell Lowell, Alfred Lord Tennyson, Ellen Terry, Mark Twain, and William Thackeray. Also included are brief diary entries, articles, and a copy of the published book, With Dearest Love to All, by Mary Reed Bobbitt, Lady Jebb's great-great-niece, containing portions of these letters.
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The collection is open according to the rules of the Sophia Smith Collection.
The Sophia Smith Collection owns copyright to Caroline Lane Reynolds Jebb unpublished materials. Mary Reed Bobbitt owns copyright for her manuscript. Copyright to materials created by other individuals may be owned by those individuals or their heirs or assigns. It is the responsibility of the researcher to identify and satisfy the holders of all copyrights. Permission is required to publish reproductions or quotations beyond "fair use."
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