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Ref No (click to see in context)NL/7/7
TitleKatherine Lyttelton letters to family
Extent1 file
DescriptionLetters from Katherine Lyttelton to her family including Margaret Talbot, Caroline Grosvenor, Edith Lyttelton, Lucy Cavendish concerning life in South Africa, England and Ireland, including attendance at a dinner held by King Edward VII and Queen Alexandra, and her account of meeting, and impressions of, George V and Queen Mary at a garden party, 1903-1927.

Includes fragments of 15 undated letters from Katherine Lyttelton to Jane Stuart-Wortley, Margaret Talbot, Lucy Cavendish, possible letter to Edith Lyttelton and some with no known addressee, c.1873-1925.

Also Includes copies of 6 letters, several with no original, c.1901-1903.
Access StatusOpen
CodePerson or Corporate Body Name
DS/UK/39Lyttelton; Sir; Neville Gerald (1845-1931); Knight, General
DS/UK/41Lyttelton; Lady; Katherine Sarah (1860-1943); neé Stuart-Wortley, wife of Neville Lyttelton
DS/UK/1759Stuart-Wortley; Lady; Jane (1820-1900); neé Lawley, mother-in-law of Neville Lyttelton
DS/UK/1757Talbot; Lady; Margaret Jane (fl. 1867-1937); neé Stuart-Wortley, sister-in-law of Neville Lyttelton
DS/UK/1775Grosvenor; Caroline Susan Theodora (fl. 1867-1940); née Stuart-Wortley, novelist, artist
DS/UK/1781Lyttelton; Dame; Edith Sophy (1865-1948); née Balfour, writer, activist, spiritualist, wife of Alfred Lyttelton
DS/UK/1745Cavendish; Lady; Lucy Caroline (1841-1925); née Lyttelton, sister of Neville Lyttelton, pioneer of women's education
CodePlace Entry
NA20South Africa/Africa
NA9England/United Kingdom/Europe
NA258Ireland/United Kingdom