William & Mary | Earl Gregg Swem Library Special Collections Database


Moncure Conway to Ellen Conway Letter, 1883

Moncure Conway to Ellen Conway Letter, 1883
Mss. Sm Coll Conway
0.01 Cubic Feet
Scope and Contents
Letter from Monc[ure] [Conway], S.S. Australia, to his wife, Ellen, while traveling  to Sydney, Australia for a lecture tour.  He writes of his love for her, events on the voyage, money matters, sights he has seen and his activities in Australia and other places and his thoughts on religion.  September 19, 1883.
Conway, Moncure Daniel (1832-1907)
Asia--Description and travel
Australia--Description and travel
Religion and culture
Voyages and travels--Personal narratives

Administrative Information

Collection is open to all researchers. Manuscript collections and archival records may contain materials with sensitive or confidential information that is protected under federal or state right to privacy laws and regulations, such as the Virginia Public Records Act (Code of Virginia. § 42.1-76-91); and the Virginia Freedom of Information Act (Code of Virginia § 2.2-3705.5). Confidential material may include, but is not limited to, educational, medical, and personnel records. If sensitive material is found in this collection, please contact a staff member immediately. The disclosure of personally identifiable information pertaining to a living individual may have legal consequences for which the College of William and Mary assumes no responsibility.
Before reproducing or quoting from any materials, in whole or in part, permission must be obtained from the Special Collections Research Center, and the holder of the copyright, if not Swem Library.
Acquisition Note
 Source: Mildred Sawyer through Miss Edith Dodge..
Preferred Citation
Moncure Conway to Ellen Conway Letter, Special Collections Research Center, Swem Library, College of William and Mary.
Collection Material Type:
Printer-friendly Printer-friendly | Email Us Email Us