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Letters from various Kennedy siblings, 2 March 1879-16 May 1880


Scope and Contents

Letters from various Kennedy siblings, Italy, 1879-80, D.19228.

  1. Four bundles of letters addressed to Kennedy family members, mostly in English, some in Italian, 127 letters, in ink, manuscripts: ‘Miscellaneous’, letters from Marjory, James, Robert, and Helen Kennedy, and from Pauline Vaneri Filippi, from 3 March 1879, Milan, until 16 May 1880, Milan, also some undated letters of same period, 26 letters, also a luggage label, marked ‘Lake Como Spring 1880’, in Marjory Kennedy-Fraser’s hand.
  2. ‘James Kennedy’, letters from James Kennedy, from 2 March 1879, Milan, until 13 March 1880, Venice, 29 letters.
  3. ‘Robert Kennedy’, letters from Robert Kennedy, from 6 April 1879, Milan, until 15 January 1880, Milan, also one undated letter of same period, 22 letters.
  4. ‘Marjory, James, Robert Kennedy’, letters from Marjory, James, and Robert Kennedy, from 12 October 1879, Milan, until 18 March 1880, Venice, also some undated letters of same period, 50 letters.


  • Creation: 2 March 1879-16 May 1880


Language of Materials

English and Italian

Conditions Governing Access

Due to format, there is no current listening access to the recordings.


4 bundles

Previous references

Gen. 519, E61/19

Repository Details

Part of the University of Edinburgh Library Heritage Collections Repository

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