Lilly Library Manuscript Collections


The Simpson, R. mss., 1743-1876, consist of correspondence of Richard Simpson, 1820-1876, author, and correspondence of his ancestors. The letters are concerned with family matters and theological questions for the most part, and there is some literary commentary in the letters of Richard Simpson.

Among the correspondents are Francis K. Amherst, Edward Hawkins, John Henry Newman, Richard Simpson, Mrs. Richard Simpson, William Simpson, Mrs. William Simpson.

Collection size: 60 items

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