Letters of Frank, Ida and Sophia Webb to their mother and other family members, with a 'Prologue' and 'Epilogue' by Frank Webb's son Denis Webb, giving family biographical details and a summary of aspects of the tour, especially sea voyages.
Frank, Ida and Sophia Webb: Letters on a Tour to Japan and Australia
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- ReferenceGB 12 MS.Add.9275
- Dates of Creation1896-1897
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- Physical Description1 envelope
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Administrative / Biographical History
Francis William John Webb (1873-1968) and his sisters Fanny Sophia Webb (1856-1909) and Ida Nicola Webb (1867-1947) made a tour to Japan and Australia in 1896-97.
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Open for consultation by holders of a Reader's Ticket valid for the Manuscripts Reading Room.
Presented by Denis Webb, 1994.
Description compiled by Robert Steiner, Department of Manuscripts and University Archives.
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