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Collection Level Description: Two Diaries of Sir Robert Hay Drummond-Hay

Reference: MSS. Eng. e. 3293-4
Title: Two Diaries of Sir Robert Hay Drummond-Hay
Dates of Creation: 1875 and 1888.
Extent: 2 shelfmarks
Name of Creator: Sir Robert Hay Drummond-Hay

Language of Material: English



Administrative/Biographical History

Sir Robert Hay Drummond-Hay (1846-1936) was a diplomat at Tangier, Stockholm, Tunis and Beirut. Details are given in Who Was Who.

Scope and Content

Letts diaries, 1875 and 1888, of Sir Robert Hay Drummond-Hay, describing daily events and the weather, and noting appointments.

Administrative Information

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Transferred to the Library from the Wellcome Institute Library, London, in 1999.

Access Conditions

Entry to read in the Library is permitted only on presentation of a valid reader's card (for admissions procedures see http://www.bodleian.ox.ac.uk/services/admissions/).

Further Information

Finding Aids

A description is available in the Library, where there is also a card index to unpublished catalogues.

Related Units of Description

Papers of the Drummond-Hay Family, which include journals, and other papers of Sir Robert Hay Drummond-Hay.

Access Points

Diplomatic and consular service, British

Diaries | 19th century

Drummond-Hay | Sir | Robert Hay | 1846-1926 | Knight | diplomat

Stockholm (Sweden)

Tangier (Morocco)


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