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  • Title
    Diaries
  • Reference
    MS VOL S 255-272, MS VOL S 273/6
  • Date
    1797-1855
  • Scope and Content
    This series consists of 17 volumes of Elizabeth Fry's personal journal giving accounts of her domestic life and social reform activities (1797-1845), 1 volume of Joseph Fry's personal journal giving an account of his working and domestic life (1833-1855); and 1 volume of Elizabeth Fry's journal concerning journeys in Holland, Denmark and Prussia (1841). The Elizabeth Fry diaries are not complete. 2 of the missing volumes covering 1816-1818 and 1821-1822 are in the Norfolk County Record Office, The Archive Centre, Martineau Lane, Norwich, NR1 2DQ, Telephone: 01603 222599, Fax: 01603 761885, E-mail: norfrec@norfolk.gov.uk. The reference number is MC 519. Also, the journal for 1830-1836 not in the Library but is available on microfilm 345.
  • Extent
    19 volumes
  • Level of description
    series
  • Publication note
    The transcription and notation of Elizabeth Fry's Journal 1780-1845, by Mary B. A. Bruin, Thesis (PhD) - Brunel University, 2005 (Theses 092.4 FRY) Thesis also available online. EThOS Persistent ID: uk.bl.ethos.436496. Brunel University Research Archive (BURA): http://bura.brunel.ac.uk/handle/2438/6298
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