Diaries of Josephine Isabella Morgan-de-Groot,
|Main Creator:||Morgan-de-Groot, Josephine Isabella, b. 1878|
11 diaries of her travels around Europe and Africa.
1/ : Ending August 1936 - London, Isle of Man and Haslemere, Surrey.
2/ : 12th August to 11th October 1936 - Rotterdam, the Netherlands, Africa and Hamburg, Germany.
3/ : 12th October 1936 to 6th September 1937 - Hamburg, Copenhagen, Stockholm, Dresden, Prague, Weimar, and Konisberg.
4/ : September 1937 to September 1938 - Konisberg, Danzig, Utrecht, Jersey and Ireland.
5/ : September 1938 to 20th August 1939 - Kerry, Cork, Dublin, Isle of Man, England, Norway and Iceland.
6/ : 21st August to December 1939 - Norway, Sweden and the outbreak of World War II. With newspaper cuttings.
7/ : 1940 - World War II. With newspaper cuttings and pamphlets. Including small photograph of Josephine Morgan-de-Groot and newspaper cutting announcing the death of Fanny Hooper McMaster. With letter inserted at back to Josephine Morgan-de-Groot.
8/ : 1st January 1941 to 28th February 1942, with newspaper cuttings relating to the war. Including letter from J.R. Simpson, Postal & Telegraph Censorship, London, to Josephine Morgan-de-Groot, 31st August 1940.
9/ : 1st March 1942 to 30th April 1943. With newspaper cuttings and notes including a letter from [Anne?] Miller to Josephine Morgan-de-Groot, 21st July 1942.
10/ : 1st May 1943 to 7th July 1944. With newspaper cuttings. Including message from Elaine Drory of the Red Cross to Josephine Morgan-de-Groot, 31st December 1942.
11/ : 8th July 1944 to 6th July 1945. With newspaper cuttings.
12/ : 1st July 1945 to 1st December 1946.
13/ : 1st December 1946 to 7th February 1948.
|Citation:||National Library of Ireland. Department of Manuscripts. 30 items.|
Josephine Isabella Morgan-de-Groot neé McMaster was born in Dublin to John Boyle McMaster and Irene Henrietta Fitzpatrick on the 28th September 1878. She married Dr. Jacobus Morgan-de-Groot (1868-1932), a doctor of law and the author of "Ousting Louise".
Physical description: 13 volumes.
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