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Stephen, James Kenneth, 1859 - 1892 (poet)


Dates and places

1859-1892. Fellow of King's College, Cambridge, 1885-1892.

Sphere of activity

Poet; tutor to Edward, Prince of Wales (Duke of Clarence).


Son of Sir James Fitzjames Stephen, cousin to Virigina Woolf.

Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:


'Boating Song KCBC' [King's College Boat Club], 1878 - 1892

Reference Code: GBR/0272/ANLM/6/1
Scope and Contents

Two printed copies of J.K. Stephen's lyrics.

Dates: 1878 - 1892

Letter from J K Stephen to the Saville Club, 1891-01-29

Reference Code: GBR/0272/JKS/4
Scope and Contents

1 printed circular letter, addressed to W E Luce. The letter admonishes members for being 'mean, treacherous and disingenuous, as well as tyrannical, narrow-minded and brutal.'

Dates: 1891-01-29

Stephen: Papers Relating to James Kenneth Stephen

Reference Code: GBR/0272/JKS
Scope and Contents

This small collection of papers comprises poems, a few letters and two press cuttings.

Dates: 1869 - 1892
 Item — Container: KCAS/17/2/1

Twice a Fortnight Club portrait, 1890 - 1891

Reference Code: GBR/0272/KCAS/17/2/1
Scope and Contents

Black and white photograph showing Walter Headlam, Walter Crum, J[ames] K[enneth] Stephen, Hugh Benson, M. Sanderson, Gerald Duckworth, R. Carr Bosanquet, Marcus Dinsdale, E[dward] H[enry] Douty, M[ontague] R[hodes] James, E[dward] Fred[eric] Benson and E[dward] Sanderson. The names written on the back of the photograph are back to front.

Dates: 1890 - 1891
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