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Guide to the Letter and Memorial Items for Emily Wilding Davison, 1913

Summary

Collection comprises a letter written by "Nonia" on June 16, 1913, regarding how she managed to obtain the Emily Wilding Davison memorial items, including a bulletin for the memorial service, an official program for the funeral procession, and a memorial card. Nonia was likely an upper class woman, for Princess Alice of Teck assisted her in collecting the items; the princess was afraid they would be considered suffragettes. The collection also holds a transcription for the letter.

Collection Details

Collection Number
RL.11157
Title
Letter and memorial items for Emily Wilding Davison
Date
1913
Creator
Baskin, Lisa Unger
Extent
0.1 Linear Feet, 5 items
Repository
David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library
Language
Materials in English

Collection Overview

Collection comprises a letter written by "Nonia" on June 16, 1913, regarding how she managed to obtain the Emily Wilding Davison memorial items, including a bulletin for the memorial service, an official program for the funeral procession, and a memorial card. Nonia was likely an upper class woman, for Princess Alice of Teck assisted her in collecting the items; the princess was afraid they would be considered suffragettes. The collection also holds a transcription for the letter.

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How to Cite

[Identification of item], Letter and memorial items for Emily Wilding Davison, David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Duke University.

Contents of the Collection

Letter and memorial items
Folder 1
 


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Provenance

The Letter and memorial items for Emily Wilding Davison were received by the David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library as a purchase in 2015.

Processing Information

Processed by Alice Poffinberger, March 2016

Accessions described in this collection guide: 2015-0050-LUBMSS062.