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Lady Gregory letters to Ethel Rolt Wheeler

Identifier: MSS 0099-F0471

Scope and Content Note

This small collection consists of two 1927 letters from Lady Gregory to Ethel Rolt Wheeler, declining invitations and mentioning painter Hugh Lane. One letter is dated January 17 and the other is dated September 27.


  • Creation: 1927


Language of Materials

Materials entirely in English.

Access Restrictions

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, University of Delaware Library,

Lady Gregory (1852-1932)

Irish writer Lady Gregory (1852-1932) was instrumental in the cultivation of theatre during the Irish Literary Renaissance.

"Gregory, Lady, 1852-1932." Literature Online. (accessed March 27, 2007).

Ethel Rolt Wheeler (1869-1958)

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).

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


2 item (4 pages)


Two letters from Lady Gregory to Ethel Rolt Wheeler.


Purchase, 1995.

Related Materials in this Repository

This item forms part of MSS 0099 Miscellaneous Literary and Historical Manuscripts.

MSS 0318 Letters to Ethel Rolt Wheeler.

Shelving Summary

Box 28, F0471: Shelved in SPEC MSS 0099 manuscript boxes.

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Processed and encoded by Debra Johnson, March 2007. Further encoded by George Apodaca, September 2015.

Finding aid for Lady Gregory letters to Ethel Rolt Wheeler
University of Delaware Library, Special Collections
2007 March 21
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