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Notebook containing notes by Theresa Story-Maskelyne on the letters of Lady Clive, 1850 - 1900

 Item
Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 218/9/6

Scope and Contents

Preceded by a subject index. The notebook includes biographical notes, notes on letters concerning Urania [Uranus] and comets, and extracts of letters on various topics from cats and carpets to Lady Clive's collection of globes.

Dates

  • 1850 - 1900

Conditions Governing Access

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Biographical / Historical

Theresa Story-Maskelyne (1834-1926, née Llewelyn) was the wife of the geologist and politician [Mervyn Herbert] Nevil Story-Maskelyne (1823-1911), who was the grandson of the fifth Astronomer Royal Nevil Maskelyne though the marriage of Nevil's daughter Margaret Maskelyne to Anthony Mervyn Reeve Story. A.M.R. Story formally changed the family name to Story-Maskelyne in 1845.

Extent

1 volume(s) (1 volume) : Paper

Language of Materials

English

Date information

DateText: undated; circa.

Originator(s)

Maskelyne, Theresa Story- (1834-1926)

Finding aid date

2016-06-21 12:26:50+00:00

Creator

Repository Details

Part of the Cambridge University Library Repository

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