Illustrated envelopes, addressed to Lady Elizabeth Cloncurry at Lyons and Moore Abbey, Co. Kildare,
Four envelopes with hand-drawn pen and ink illustrations, mounted on two sheets. Featured are illustrations of two women on horseback (postmark dated 27 Feb. 1858), a women reading with a child (postmark dated April 1859), a woman writing at a desk (n.d.) and a young woman in a crinoline and with a walking stick (18-19 Oct. 1859).
Attached are black and white photograph copies of the envelopes, with accompanying typescript notes by Mairead Dunlevy, author of 'A History of the Irish Post Office' (1983).
Physical description: 10 items.
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|MS 50,445||Manuscripts Reading Room||Manuscripts|
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