Correspondence - main series, 1860 - 1913
Scope and Contents
Most of the files contain five or more letters. Some files include letters from more than one member of a family, and the larger correspondences occupy two or more files.
- 1860 - 1913
46 archive box(es) (46 boxes) : paper
Language of Materials
The letters from Browning's sister Mariana were originally listed as 7 separate envelopes numbered OB/1/234-240; the rest of the family (except his mother's letters) were listed in a single group with the reference number OB/1/241-260. These envelopes have been rearranged so that the entire family appears in alphabetical order. As there were more people than reference numbers available, the last 5 envelopes all take the reference number OB/1/260/A with a letter following (e.g. OB/1/260a/A) to avoid extensive renumbering.
Finding aid date
Part of the Archive Centre, King's College, Cambridge Repository
Cambridge CB2 1ST United Kingdom
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