The collection comprises of correspondence by Sarah to her brother Henry Parry and enclosures by her brother William Edward Parry.
Sarah Matilda Parry collection
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- ReferenceGB 15 Sarah Matilda Parry
- Dates of Creation1834
- Name of Creator
- Language of MaterialEnglish.
- Physical DescriptionCorrespondence (2 leaves)
Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
Sarah Matilda [Matty] Parry was born in 1782 in Bath, daughter of the eminent physician Caleb Hillier Parry and sister to the Arctic explorer William Edward Parry. She died in 1852.
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Clive Holland Manuscripts in the Scott Polar Research Institute, Cambridge, England - a catalogue, Garland Publishing New York and London (1982) ISBN 0824093941.
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