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 Margaret Pearse, Pembroke Lodge, Dublin, to James Pearse regarding their relationship and an argument that they had,
[1877?] Sept. 16.View more information ...
|In Collection:||Pearse Papers, 1870-1932|
Writes "I love you and I trust me for I shall never deceive you and I hope you shall never deceive me but I shall never bear another unless you recall what you have said - oh Jim I am so misserable [sic]. I feel I would rather die than never look at you again. Oh God forgive them that causes me such pain of mind ... I hope you are not angry with me about that affair but you must not mention it to me for I shall go deranged to think of such a thing ... to be said about me ... your loving wife Maggie".
|Main Creator:||Pearse, Margaret, 1857-1932|
1 item (4 pages).
|Call Number:||MS 21,082/18 (Manuscripts Reading Room)|
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