Pearse Papers, 1870-1932
Papers of the Pearse family containing a wealth of biographical information on all aspects of family members' various endeavors. Includes papers pertaining to: James Pearse's sculpting business at 27 New Brunswick Street, Dublin; financial and administrative records pertaining to St. Enda's School, run by Mrs. Margaret Pearse following the execution of her sons in 1916; papers relating to the Leinster Stage Society, founded by, amongst others, William Pearse; and a wealth of papers pertaining to Padraic Pearse's involvement in the Gaelic League.
Letter from Sydney Taverner Shovelton, Finchley, London, to Margaret Pearse regarding the baptism of his daughter,
1911 Feb. 19.View more information ...
|In Collection:||Pearse Papers, 1870-1932|
He writes "Of course we should have liked you to be godmother but we fully realised that your health was too big a price to pay for the privilege" [instead they have asked the wife of a colleague, Mrs. Wilson, who is a Catholic, to be godmother].
|Main Creator:||Shovelton, Sydney Taverner|
1 item (3 pages)
|Call Number:||MS 21,059/1/4 (Manuscripts Reading Room)|
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