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[Letter : Melesina Trench to Mrs. Leadbeater]

From: Ballitore papers

[Letter : Melesina Trench to Mrs. Leadbeater]

From: Ballitore papers

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Creator: Trench, Melesina Chenevix St. George, 1768-1827
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Date: 1816 April 26-27
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Abstract:
Several letters from Melesina Trench's family are included; one notes the death of Melesina Trench. Letters discuss literary matters, especially concerning the works of Mary Leadbeater and Melesina Trench. Several poems are included throughout the letters.
Physical Description:
6 p. ; 23 cm.
Host Note:
The papers consist of correspondence, mainly between members of the Leadbeater family, including Mary Leadbeater and her husband William, and the Shackleton family, including Mary Leadbeater's parents, Elizabeth and Richard Shackleton, her sister, Sarah, and her grandfather, Abraham Shackleton. There is also correspondence with many other relatives, including Mary's cousin, Margaret Pike. Many letters were written by children. There is extensive correspondence between Mary and the poet Melesina Trench. The papers also include poetry by Mary (including a poem written about Edmund Burke); narrative diaries kept by her mother, Elizabeth; manuscript magazines written by children; and a family tree.
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Box 6
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Folder Trench, Melesina, Folder # 2
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Curatorial Area: Beinecke Library
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Object ID: 10171936
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