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Archive of Miss Laurence Alma-Tadema


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Papers of Miss Laurence Alma-Tadema, consisting of:

  1. Letters to Miss Alma-Tadema, 1902-1938
  2. Letters to Laurence and Anna Alma-Tadema on their father's death, 1912
  3. Letters to Miss Alma-Tadema concerning I.J. Paderewski, 1915-1939
  4. Notebook of Miss Alma-Tadema containing observations on Poland, 1910
  5. Papers relating to Poland and the Polish Victims Relief Fund of which Miss Alma-Tadema was secretary, 1915-1939
  6. Miscellaneous papers
  7. Inventories and auction catalogue of the household effects of Sir Lawrence Alma-Tadema, c. 1912-1921
  8. Photographs, many of actors and actresses, late 19th-20th century


  • Creation: 19th-20th century


0.82 Linear metres (8 boxes)

Language of Materials

  • English

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MSS. Eng. misc. c. 790, fols. 1-2].

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Full range of shelfmarks:

MSS. Eng. misc. c. 790-793, f. 763; Eng. lett. c. 528-530

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 12003


Archive of Miss Laurence Alma-Tadema

Biographical / Historical

Miss Laurence Alma-Tadema (d. 1940), author, was the daughter of Sir Lawrence Alma-Tadema (1836-1912).

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The papers were given to the Library in 1948.

Catalogue of the archive of Miss Laurence Alma-Tadema
Collection Level Description by Emily Tarrant; EAD version 2019 by Alice Whichelow
EAD version 2019
Language of description
Script of description

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom