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DARWIN, Ruth Frances, 1897-1938

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.10286/1/22

Scope and Contents

Contains 79 letters sent from Ruth Darwin to her mother Ida, from 16 May 1897 to 22 August 1938. Two-thirds of the letters were sent in 1910 when Ruth was residing with her brother Erasmus in Saltburn-by-the-Sea, North Yorkshire.


  • Creation: 1897-1938


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79 item(s) (79 letters in 8 folders)

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