Papers of the Lewis Family (ii)
The papers of the Lewis family consist of notebooks containing lists of guests at dinner-parties and other social events given by Sir George and Elizabeth, Lady Lewis, 1876-1919, with letters to Lady Lewis and Gertrude Lewis, 1896-1908.
Language of Materials
Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MSS. Don. c. 189].
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MSS. Don. c. 189, e. 180-184
Collection ID (for staff)
CMD ID 13083
Biographical / Historical
The members of the Lewis family represented in this collection are as follows: Elizabeth, Lady Lewis (1844-1931); her husband Sir George Lewis, 1st Bart. (1833-1911), solicitor; and one of their daughters, Gertrude Elizabeth Lewis (later Burney). Details for Sir George Lewis are given in the Dictionary of National Biography.
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Immediate Source of Acquisition
The papers were given to the Library in 1996.
- Papers of the Lewis Family (ii)
- Emily Tarrant
- Language of description