Hind, correspondence

Scope and Content

  • MS 248/424;D Letter to Jane Griffin, 11 August 1810 [Tribute to her narration] 2 leaves, holograph

Administrative / Biographical History

Jane Franklin (nee Griffin) was born in 1792 in London, daughter of John Griffin, a wealthy silk weaver, and Mary Guillemard. Jane married John Franklin on 5 November 1828. He was knighted the following year. She died on 18 July 1875 in London



Related Material

The Institute holds an extensive archival collection for Jane Franklin