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Title Ode to Lydia 1889
Object ID 2012.7.2
Object Name Diary
Scope & Content Ode to Miss Morris - by Rev. Dr. James Aberigh Mackay, 1889, noted Scottish clan chief of Locheil, Scotland.

Aboard S.S. Lahn, November 5, 1889, from Miss Kellner's notes: "Miss Morris received a poem in blank verse from Rev. Makay [sic] as a mark of his admiration for her. She asked him to read it aloud at the dinner table so that we might all enjoy it. It is a vigorous, [brillant][sic] humerous, pathetic, enthusiastic, fervid and passionate affair, which was cheered and enlivened by every one of us with frequent and vehement plaudits, merry laughs, a vote of thanks, and the opinion that the 'composer' has truly distinguished himself! And here is the poem:"
Date November 5, 1889
People Mackay, Rev. Dr. James Aberigh
Kellner, Louise
Creator Kellner, Louise
Year Range from 1880.0
Year Range to 1890.0
Dates of Creation 1889