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Stephen, Dorothea, 1871-1965



  • Existence: 1871 - 1965


Dorothea Stephen (1871-1965), one of five daughters of Sir James Fitzjames Stephen, (1829-94), judge and writer. Sister of Katharine Stephen, Principal of Newnham College, 1911-20. John Peter Charles Roach (1920- ), of Corpus Christi College, writer on education.

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Dorothea Stephen: Letters to J.P.C. Roach

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.9508
Scope and Contents

[1-94] letters from Dorothea Stephen to John Roach (1949-57), [95-103] letters from Rosanna Stephen to Roach (1949-50), [104-112] copy letters about the Australian branch of the Stephen family, family trees (Dorothea Stephen, Rosanna Stephen), memorandum of a conversation between Dorothea and Roach (1949); all on personal, literary, and family matters

Dates: 1949-1957
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