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Whyte, Lizzie Hester, 1874-

 Person

Found in 16 Collections and/or Records:

Envelope to Lizzie Hester Whyte, 1890 October 27

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 49
Call Number: MSS 19 , Series I
Scope and Contents: Brighton and Malvern postal stamps.
Dates: 1890 October 27

Envelope to Lizzie Hester Whyte, circa 1880-1900

 Item — Box: 2, Folder: 116
Call Number: MSS 19 , Series I
Scope and Contents: Addressed to "L.H. Whyte" in Seaforth. There are no postal stamps.
Dates: circa 1880-1900

Envelope to Lizzie Hester Whyte, 1887 December 23

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 22
Call Number: MSS 19 , Series I
Scope and Contents: Addressed to "Hester Whyte" of Seaforth Malvern. London postal stamp dated December 23 1887 and Malvern postal stamp dated December 24 1887. Annotation written in pen and black ink on front "Hester Christmas 1887" and "written by Eva May 20th 1888 with an abominable pen=one used [illegible]."
Dates: 1887 December 23

Letter to Eva and Lizzie Hester Whyte, 1891 March 25

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 57
Call Number: MSS 19 , Series I
Scope and Contents: Says that she is pleased that Eva liked the lock of Fanny's hair that she sent. Enclosed a confirmation card for Hester.
Dates: 1891 March 25

Letter to Lizzie Hester Whyte, 1885 April 4

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 10
Call Number: MSS 19 , Series I
Scope and Contents: From an unidentified sender. Addressed to St. James' Road in Great Malvern. Letter expresses "best Easter wishes" with a small trade card of Edwin A Walford, Bookseller on High Street in Banbury.
Dates: 1885 April 4

Letter to Lizzie Hester Whyte, 1889 July 6

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 32
Call Number: MSS 19 , Series I
Scope and Contents: Mentions that she walked behind the Chinese Ambassador down Portland Place and noticed that his shoes were "light coloured and turned up at the toes" and that he had a dark blue coat and cape. Hopes that the children are enjoying their holiday and asks for her things to be sent. Signed "much love to my darling children from their loving Mother."
Dates: 1889 July 6

Letter to Lizzie Hester Whyte, 1891 February 27

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 54
Call Number: MSS 19 , Series I
Scope and Contents: Letter written on February 27th and 28th. The first letter is signed by Florence Lyne and the second part is signed with her initials "F C [illegible] L". Expresses her sadness in losing her sister and details the funeral. Also speaks about her mother's illness, denial about the loss of her daughter and then describes the worsening of her mother's illness and fever until her eventual passing.
Dates: 1891 February 27

Letter to Lizzie Hester Whyte, circa 1880-1900 October 11 & 18

 Item — Box: 2, Folder: 112
Call Number: MSS 19 , Series I
Scope and Contents: Letter from a friend, "Susy" McCormick, addressed from Pembroke House with two entries on two different dates. On October 11th she says that she is not allowed to write letters at school except on Saturday. On October 18th she writes that she is busy with school lessons.
Dates: circa 1880-1900 October 11 & 18

Letter to Lizzie Hester Whyte, circa 1880-1900

 Item — Box: 2, Folder: 113
Call Number: MSS 19 , Series I
Scope and Contents: Updates her daughter on various news and hopes she will be coming home soon to see her children.
Dates: circa 1880-1900

Letter to Lizzie Hester Whyte, circa 1880-1900

 Item — Box: 2, Folder: 114
Call Number: MSS 19 , Series I
Scope and Contents: Says she will give Hester money for presents. Updates her on various news and travel.
Dates: circa 1880-1900

Letter to Lizzie Hester Whyte, circa 1880-1900

 Item — Box: 2, Folder: 115
Call Number: MSS 19 , Series I
Scope and Contents: Updates her daughter on Aunt May's health and various news.
Dates: circa 1880-1900

Letter to "My darling children", circa 1880-1900

 Item — Box: 2, Folder: 119
Call Number: MSS 19 , Series I
Scope and Contents: Updates her children on various news since she last saw them.
Dates: circa 1880-1900

Letter to "My darling children", circa 1880-1900

 Item — Box: 2, Folder: 120
Call Number: MSS 19 , Series I
Scope and Contents: Asks if they saw the eclipse on Saturday evening. Mentions that Punch and Judy was "one of the amusements" at the Health Exhibition party.
Dates: circa 1880-1900

Letter to "my darlings", 1888 February 25

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 27
Call Number: MSS 19 , Series I
Scope and Contents: Letter addressed to "my darlings" with envelope addressed to Eva and signed "from the loving Mother". Updates her children about her stay in Ireland.
Dates: 1888 February 25

Letter to "My dear trio", circa 1880-1900 December 23

 Item — Box: 2, Folder: 118
Call Number: MSS 19 , Series I
Scope and Contents: Letter from Fanny Lyne addressed from Dublin. Christmas and New Year's wishes "to both generations of our friends at Seaforth." Mentions decorating the tree at the Children's hospital in the "Victoria Ward" and making twice the amount anticipated at the "sale of the things off the tree."
Dates: circa 1880-1900 December 23

Whyte Family Correspondence

 Collection
Call Number: MSS 19
Overview: The collection comprises correspondence sent to Eva, Lizzie Hester, and Sylvie Whyte by family and friends in the 1880s and 1890s, and provides insight into the lives of adolescent girls growing up in Victorian England in the fashionable Midlands town of Malvern, and their travels abroad.
Dates: 1880-1892