Montagu family papers, 1739-1920.


Montagu family. Montagu family papers, 1739-1920.

Montagu family papers, 1739-1920.

Includes correspondence (some copies) of Elizabeth Robinson Montagu and other members of the Montagu family. Also includes a manuscript by Francis Charlton; a photograph of an unidentified man, possibly Alan Benjamin Cheales; lace samples and patterns from Emily J. Climenson; manuscript, cost sheet and receipts for Emily J. Climenson's The diary of Mrs. P. Lybbe Powys; nursery rhymes, drawings and a watercolor sketch by Anna Louisa (Flint) Montagu; memorandum concerning the income of Spencer Dudley Montagu with records of horses purchased and sold; drawings of Joseph and Edward Jekyll; parish records of the Robinson family; and family and estate papers of Matthew Montagu Rokeby. Also includes letter from Jean Saint-Sardos de Montaigu, Marquis de Mondenard, whose real name was Jean Saint-Sardos, Marquis de Mondenard.

9 boxes (4.5 linear ft.)

Related Entities

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Montagu, Anna Louisa Flint. (person)

Robinson family. (family)

Jekyll, Joseph, Sir, 1663-1738 (person)

Charlton, Francis. (person)

Montagu, Spencer Dudley. (person)

Rokeby, Matthew Montagu, 4th baron, 1762-1831. (person)

Montague family. (family)

Jekyll, Edward. (person)

Montagu family. (family)

Montagu was an English writer and one of the first Bluestockings. From the description of Montagu family papers, 1739-1920. (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 612759016 ...

Montagu, Mrs. (Elizabeth), 1718-1800 (person)

Elizabeth Montagu, née Robinson, English author and literary hostess. From the guide to the Elizabeth Montagu manuscript material : 1 item, ca. mid-18th century, (The New York Public Library. Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle.) Elizabeth Robinson Montagu, an author and literary hostess, was a central figure in London's Bluestocking circle, and a friend of Samuel Johnson. Her best-known work was 1769's anonymously published An Essay on the Writings and ...

Climenson, Emily J. (Emily Jane), 1844-1921 (person)