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Collection Level Description: Papers of the Dobrée, Mann, and Routh Families

Reference: MSS. Eng. lett. c. 748-55
Title: Papers of the Dobrée, Mann, and Routh Families
Dates of Creation: 1802-1909
Extent: 8 shelfmarks

Language of Material: English

Scope and Content

Domestic correspondence of members of the Dobrée, Mann, and Routh families.

Administrative Information

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The papers were bequeathed by Miss J. de L. Mann, 1985.

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Further Information

Finding Aids

A full description is available in the Library.

There is a calendar of the papers, with family trees, and a supplement containing papers found after the calendar was finished, on the open shelves in Duke Humfrey's Library, Bodleian (R. 6. 83).

Related Units of Description

The Mann correspondence supplements the Mann Family Papers

Access Points

Dobree | family

Mann | family

Routh | family

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