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Ritchie, Anne Thackeray, 1837-1919



  • Existence: 1837-06-09 - 1919-02-20


Anne Thackeray Ritchie (1837-1919), English writer and the eldest daughter of novelist William Makepeace Thackeray (1811-1863).

Found in 9 Collections and/or Records:

Hamilton Aïdé papers

Call Number: GEN MSS 207
Abstract: The collection consists of correspondence to, from, and about Aïdé; his diary for a trip to Switzerland in the second half of 1870, a scrapbook of reviews of his work, and miscellaneous poetry and prose pieces. The correspondence is both personal and business oriented, including letters from publishers, editors and friends regarding the publicaton of novels and songs. Principal correspondents include Matthew Arnold, Frances Hodgson Burnett,James Anthony Froude, William Money Hardinge,...
Dates: 1824-1906

J. M. Barrie collection

Call Number: GEN MSS 1400
Abstract: The J. M. Barrie Collection contains correspondence, writings, and other papers relating to the life and work of the British author and playwright J. M. Barrie. The material was accrued by the Beinecke Library through gifts and purchases in the decades preceding 2011, and assembled into one collection in 2015. Along with correspondence from, to, and about Barrie, and examples of his writings for the theater, serials, and various publishers and audiences, the collection contains images of...
Dates: 1686-1977, bulk 1890-1937

Letter : Henley on Thames, to an unidentified recipient, Sep 14

 Part of Collection — Box 44: [Barcode: 39002137225190], Folder: GROUP 1341, F-1
Call Number: GEN MSS MISC

Letter : Leonards Terrace, to Sir Edmund Gosse, [1916 Jul 12]

 Part of Collection — Box 44: [Barcode: 39002137225190], Folder: GROUP 1341, F-2
Call Number: GEN MSS MISC
Scope and Contents:


Removed from her Old Kensington (London, 1873).

Dates: [1916 Jul 12]

Letters, 1862-1913, n.d.

 Part of Collection — Box 44: [Barcode: 39002137225190], Folder: GROUP 1341, F-4
Call Number: GEN MSS MISC
Scope and Contents:

Twenty eight ALS to Jane "Jeanie" Senior, sixteen ALS to her son Walter Senior, and one ALS to Hastings Hughes. Letters discuss family and friends, and mention the "Tennysons," Julia Margaret Cameron, "Mr. Watts," Leslie Stephen, Jane Brookfield, and others.

Dates: 1862-1913, n.d.

Letters, [1894?], n.d.

 Part of Collection — Box 44: [Barcode: 39002137225190], Folder: GROUP 1341, F-3
Call Number: GEN MSS MISC
Scope and Contents:

ALS to Margaret Oliphant, [Mar, 1894?]; ALS to Mrs. Knight [Mary Lansdale Knight?], n.d.; and ALS to Christina Georgina Jane Gollop Reeve, Feb 20, no year, accompanied by a newspaper clipping reviewing a publication of Ritchie's letters.

Dates: [1894?], n.d.

Letters : The End House, Berkeley Place, Wimbledon, England, to Austin Dobson, 1897 May 5, 1897 May 11

 Part of Collection — Box 263: [Barcode: 39002140920282], Folder: 4
Call Number: GEN MSS MISC
Scope and Contents:

Two autograph manuscript letters, signed, discussing notes taken during a lecture given by her father, William Makepeace Thackeray. Ritchie asks if she would be able to find the notes at a library in London and says she will be enlisting the help of her brother-in-law, Leslie Stephens.

Dates: 1897 May 5, 1897 May 11


Call Number: GEN MSS MISC

William Makepeace Thackeray collection

Call Number: GEN MSS 1101
Abstract: The collection consists of correspondence, writings, and drawings by or related to William Makepeace Thackeray. Correspondence includes letters written by Thackeray to colleagues such as Connop Thirlwall and William Webb Follett Synge, and letters to Thackeray from potential conributors to Cornhill Magazine. Writings include an autograph manuscript of a chapter of The Adventures of Philip, an autograph poem parodying Goethe's Werther, and an autograph manuscript notebook with memoranda,...
Dates: 1846-1912