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  • Title
    Elizabeth Lee papers
  • Reference
    TEMP MSS 302
  • Date
    c.1650-c.1900
  • Scope and Content
    Box 1: (1/1) Storrs and Fry family trees; (1/2) Fry family tree; (1/3) letters from Henry Frost (c.1696), John Fry (8th of 7th mon 1755), Cornelius Fry (16th of 1st mon 1752) and recollections of Joseph and Henry Gurney by Amelia Opie (no date); (1/4) marriage certificate for Francis James Fry and Elizabeth Greer Rake (23 July 1861); (1/5) 'A Vision' (no date); (1/6) copy of an allegiance to the city of Bristol by Joseph Fry (24 March 1753); (1/7) 'W. S. Fry's account of his family' (no date); (1/8) indenture for Francis Fry's apprenticeship (28 October 1819); (1/9) letter by John Fry (5th 9 mon 1753); (1/10) a note signed 'JF' (25th 8 mon 1754); (1/11) letter from Elizabeth Fry (1755); (1/12) an attestation by John Richardson (5th mon 25th 1744) and a letter from Cornelius Fry (22nd 12th mon 1749); (1/13) a letter from M. Fry (25th 8 mon 1754): (1/14) two copies, with amendments of 'A Short Account of My Life', 'Reminiscences', 'A Short Account of the Life of My Beloved Father Francis Fry, With An Allusion to the Fry Family' and 'A Short Sketch of the Life of Matilda Fry' by Priscilla Anna Fry; (1/15) notebook of transcriptions; (1/16) notebook of John Fry's travels in Ireland with Thomas Rutter (1766); (1/17) notebook of a journey on the Continent by Francis Fry and his wife Matilda (1838); (1/18) notebook of poetry by Ann Fry (1880); (1/19) notebook of letters by Joseph Fry and John Storrs (1738-1739); (1/20) various booklets on religion, animals and Elizabeth Fry; (1/21) silhouettes, some framed, of members of the Fry family; (1/22) prints of Priscilla Hannah Fry, Mary Tylor and Earlham House; (1/23) photographs of Priscilla Fry (1859) and Matilda Penrose Fry; (1/24) large silver spoon engraved 'Elizth Fry 1818'. Box 2: (2/1) quarto ruled music sheet from Verdi's opera 'I Masnadieri', in the composers hand, signed and dated (26 July 1847); (2/2) volume of autographs and autographed notes. (Please note items in this box can only be viewed by prior arrangement). Outsize item: (3/1) marriage certificate for Francis Fry and Matilda Penrose (1833).
  • Extent
    2 boxes and 1 outsize roll
  • Level of description
    fonds
  • Condition governing access
    Open. Access to photographs is by permission of the Visual Resources Development Officer. Please note items in Box 2 can only be viewed by prior arrangement.
  • Creator
  • Archival history
    Received June 1976
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