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Claude Reignier Conder (1848-1910) was a British soldier, explorer and antiquarian.
Comprises: Facsimile of two sketches by Claude Reignier Conder of the valley of Dothan, 30 Aug 1872, and a letter to his mother, headed Jerusalem, 10 Jul 1872.
The original letters and sketches were bound into an album, which was given by Conder’s grandson to the National Library of Israel (formerly the Jewish National and University Library), ref: Archives Department V.1209.
Passed to Western Manuscripts by the Department of Oriental Collections, 2011.
Oxford, Bodleian Library MS. Eng. a. 2036.
Conder | Claude Reignier | 1848-1910 | explorer and antiquarian