Correspondence and papers, mainly of Mrs Eliza Davis

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Correspondence and papers, including a letter from Charles Dickens to James J.Davis, 4 Sep 1860; correspondence of Mrs Eliza Davis with Walter Besant, 1893; with Lawrence Alma-Tadema, RA, 14 Jul 1898; and with Sir Henry Ponsonby, private secretary to Queen Victoria, 13 Feb 1894; photograph, probably of Mrs Eliza Davis.

Administrative / Biographical History

Correspondence and papers, mainly of Mrs Eliza Davis, 1860-94.

Conditions Governing Access

The Special Collections Division is available for anyone to use, regardless of whether you are attached to an academic institution. Access to the Archives and Manuscripts and Rare Books reading room, however, is by prior appointment to access the manuscript material. See our website for more details.

Subjects