Letters from Princess Margaret of Hesse to Hilda, Lady Corkran

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Letters from Princess Margaret to Lady Corkran, 1908-51.

Administrative / Biographical History

Margaret Beatrice Feodora, Princess of Hesse (1872-1954). Hilda Caroline Corkran, Lady Corkran (1875-1961), ne Chichester, was Lady in Waiting to Princess Beatrice.

Conditions Governing Access

Entry to read in the Library is permitted only on presentation of a valid reader's card (for admissions procedures see http://www.bodleian.ox.ac.uk/specialcollections).

Acquisition Information

The letters were bought from R.C. Hatchwell in 1975.


Collection level description created by Emily Tarrant, Department of Special Collections and Western Manuscripts.

Other Finding Aids

M. Clapinson and T.D. Rogers, Summary Catalogue of Post-Medieval Western Manuscripts in the Bodleian Library Oxford. Acquisitions 1916-1975. (Oxford, 1991), vol. I, nos. 41778-9.