Souvenir d'une Enfant de Marie

Scope and Content

'Souvenir d'une Enfant de Marie', 160 pages: an account of the life of Marie Lonie Hensele of Bailleul, evidently written in the convent of which she had been a member, and dedicated by 'les enfants de Marie leur bien chre amie Emma Hensele'. There is a table of contents on pp. 151-112. Pp. 87-104 and 133-148 are missing; pp. 105-132 and 149-150 are blank.

Administrative / Biographical History

Marie Lonie Hensele was born at Bailleul on 24 December 1838. She died on 9 January 1855.

Access Information

Open for consultation by holders of a Reader's Ticket valid for the Manuscripts Reading Room.

Acquisition Information

Received with the Francis Jenkinson collection, 1923.


Description compiled by Robert Steiner, Department of Manuscripts and University Archives.

Other Finding Aids

Additional Manuscripts Catalogue.

Custodial History

The volume was apparently acquired by Francis Jenkinson with his War Collection in 1918.