Dorman, correspondence

Scope and Content

  • MS 1537/2/4/1;D Letter to Emily Dorman, 4 April 1893
  • MS 1537/2/1/1;D Letter to Harriet Matthews (cousin), 3 October 1849
  • MS 1537/2/5/2;D Letter to Ernest Henry Shackleton, 8 August 1901 [Giving him permission to marry Emily] holograph

Administrative / Biographical History

The correspondence comprises of letters to his daughter Emily and the reply to Ernest Shackleton on his request to marry Emily.



Related Material

Ernest Shackleton's letter of 3 August 1901 requesting Emily's hand in marriage is amongst the Shackleton papers deposited at the Institute.