XMS62 - Harriet Thiebault Letters - 1816-1860
Finding Number (Click this to view full catalogue structure)
Letter from Lady Leven
Letter written from Melville to Harriet Thiebault; dated 6 November 1859 and signed E. A. Leven.
Thanks Harriet for writing to tell her of her daughter's safe confinement and sends her best wishes for the health of both mother and child, expressing her sympathy with the apparent disappointment that the baby is a girl. She goes on to reports that she has been using homeopathic remedies for her headaches, and gives details of her recent movements and the activities of members of her family.
Some of our most significant collections
Church Mission Society
Papers of Neville Chamberlain
Youth Hostels Association