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Letters to Lord Aberdeen

Call Number: MS P654


Dame Emma Albani (1847-1930) was a Quebec-born singer whose career developed in New York State, Italy, and Britain; she later toured Europe, earning great acclaim. This collection contains two letters written while Albani was in England, to John Gordon Campbell, first marquess of Aberdeen and Temair (1847-1934).


  • Creation: October 26, 1899; March 18, 1922


Conditions Governing Access

No access restrictions.

Conditions Governing Use

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1 folder (2 leaves)

Language of Materials


Physical Location

MS P654

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Purchased from Maggs Bros Rare Books, June 27, 1966

Processing Information

Former SC temporary call number: MS (Box) 38: 21, 22

Former temporary collection name: Collection of 19th c. letters: Miscellaneous group of mainly English letters: mostly 19th c, some 20th c, a few 18th c.

Guide to the Dame Emma Albani Letters
Letters to Lord Aberdeen
Finding aid prepared by mt, 2008. Finding aid encoded by mt, 2008.
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Language of description
Finding aid written in English.
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Preferred citation
Dame Emma Albani letters to Lord Aberdeen, Department of Special Collections, MS P 654, Kenneth Spencer Research Library, University of Kansas

Repository Details

Part of the University of Kansas. Kenneth Spencer Research Library Repository

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