CollectionGardner Papers

The Gardner papers comprise of c.1,000 documents, 1757-1966. The collection includes:
Letters from Nora Gardner to her parents in Belfast, while she was staying with the Harck family in Berlin, 1898-1899.

Letters from Hettie and Adelaide Gardner to their parents in Belfast, while Hettie was convalescing in Freemantle, and elsewhere in Australia, 1910-1912.

Letter from Nora Gardner, Thusis, Switzerland, to her mother in Belfast describing her travels, 1899.

Notes by Elinor Gardner of a tour of Austria, Germany and Hungary with the Soroptomists, 1936.

Manuscript account, written 1915 by Nora Gardner, describing the atmosphere in Germany at the outbreak of war and the difficulty of returning home to England, 1915.

Personal diary belonging to [? Mrs Gardner], recording day-to-day events, 1889.

Personal diary of Elinor Gardner, 1907.

AccessBy prior appointment.
Century18th, 19th, 20th
Repository NamePublic Record Office of Northern Ireland
Address2 Titanic Boulevard Titanic Quarter Belfast
UK Postal CodeBT3 9HQ
Telephone+44 28-9053-4800
Repository Web Address
CommentSome of the information listed from this repository has been extracted from lists available in the archives. The lists were compiled by Public Record Office of Northern Ireland staff and we are grateful for their assistance. It must be remembered that due to time constraints not all items in this repository were examined individually.