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Title(s):

Caldecote Journal.

Published/Created:
1854-1855.
Physical Description:
7 letters ; 28 x 22 cm.
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
In Process DA690.R28 F46 1854+ Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
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Copyright Status:
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Classification:
Archives & Manuscripts
Notes:
Series of letters written to a Mr. Freeman (of Southampton Place, Reading) serving with the Cavalry Division at Balaclava, in the Crimea. Designed in the form of a "newspaper" and written by Adela, Charlotte, William, Thomas & Arthur, the children of the Fenton family. Also includes a supplement. The "newspapers" include details on the family's outings, hunting with the Atherstone Hounds, purchase of a yew bow from Buchanan, a fair amount on ladies' archery, a visit to Crystal Palace ad Sydenham, details on the homefront regarding preparations for the Crimea.
Subject Terms:
Crimean War, 1853-1856.
Fenton family.
Form/Genre:
Correspondence.
Periodicals.
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