Finding Number (Click this to view full catalogue structure)HM/855-866
TitleAutograph letters, signed from Lady Henrietta Maria Stanley, of Alderley Park, Congleton
Extent12 items
DescriptionLetters to Martineau discuss Stanley's educational work and her Girls Schools; and personal family matters. They convey a deep appreciation of Martineau's writings and of Stanley's affection and respect for Martineau. The correspondence also discusses Mrs [Harriet] Grote, Carlyle, Lady Amberley, and other related acquaintances.
Access StatusOpen
Administrative HistoryHenrietta Maria Stanley, Baroness Stanley of Alderley (née Dillon-Lee; 21 December 1807-16 February 1895), Canadian-born political hostess and campaigner for the education of women in England.


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