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Franklin, Jane, (1792-1875), traveller and social reformer

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Alternative name(s):
  • Jane Griffin (Maiden Name)
Surname: Franklin
Forenames: Jane
Gender: Female
Date: 1792-1875
Biography: ODNB link for Franklin, Jane (1792-1875) nee Griffin, Traveller and Social Reformer
Name authority reference: GB/NNAF/P134650 (Former ISAAR ref: GB/NNAF/P10602 )
Online related resources Bibliography of British and Irish History link for Jane Franklin
Number Description Held by Reference Further information
1803-72: corresp, journals and papers
Cambridge University: Scott Polar Research Institute
See Guide 1982
1839-43: corresp and diaries
National Library of Australia
See Guide to collections of MSS rel to Australia A1011
1860-65: corrsp, journal and papers rel to Hawaii (c100 items)
University of Hawaii at Manoa Library
See NUC MS 62-1240
1852-65: corresp with Robert White misc corresp and papers rel to Franklin Expeditions
Cambridge University: Churchill Archives Centre
NRA 14620
1833-56: misc corresp and papers rel to Sir John Franklin's estate
National Library of New Zealand: Alexander Turnbull Library
NRA 25529 Turnbull Lib
corresp with Sir George Back
Royal Geographical Society
1855-66: letters to J Barrow
British Library, Manuscript Collections
1851-71: letters to Sir Roderick Murchison
British Library, Manuscript Collections
corresp with Sir Erasmus Ommanney
Royal Geographical Society
corresp with Royal Geographical Society
Royal Geographical Society
1848-56: letters to William Scoresby
Cambridge University: Scott Polar Research Institute
See Guide 1982
c1850-51: letters (copies)
British Library, Manuscript Collections
1829-71: additional corresp
Derbyshire Record Office
See Annual Return 2004
1829: travel journals, with her husband in Netherlands, Belgium, Germany and Switzerland and separately in France
Essex Record Office
NRA 6803