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Collection Level Description: Letters to John Wilson Croker

Reference: MSS. Eng. lett. c. 353, d. 366-8
Title: Letters to John Wilson Croker
Dates of Creation: 1813-56
Extent: 4 shelfmarks

Language of Material: English



Administrative/Biographical History

John Wilson Croker (1780-1857) was a politician and essayist. Details are given in the Dictionary of National Biography.

Scope and Content

Letters to Croker, mainly from eminent churchmen.

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

The letters from bought from Winifred A. Myers in 1976, except c. 353, fols. 162-81, which were given to the Library in 1976.

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Access Points

Croker | John Wilson | 1780-1857 | Politician and Essayist


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