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Collection Level Description: Correspondence of John Dunkin and his wife, Ann

Reference: MSS. Eng. lett. d. 38-9
Title: Correspondence of John Dunkin and his wife, Ann
Dates of Creation: 1798-1832
Extent: 2 shelfmarks

Language of Material: English



Administrative/Biographical History

John Dunkin (1782-1846) was a topographer. Ann Dunkin (d. 1865), wife of John Dunkin, was the daughter of William Chapman (1749-1832), engineer.

Scope and Content

Correspondence of John Dunkin, and his wife Ann, consisting of:

Administrative Information

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The correspondence was bequeathed to the Library by G.J. Dew in 1931.

Access Conditions

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Further Information

Finding Aids

M. Clapinson and T.D. Rogers, Summary Catalogue of Post-Medieval Western Manuscripts in the Bodleian Library Oxford. Acquisitions 1916-1975. (Oxford, 1991), vol. I, nos. 41600-1.

Related Units of Description

See also John Dunkin's Collections for Oxfordshire (Dep. d. 71-82).

Access Points

Chapman | William | 1749-1832 | Engineer

Dunkin | Ann | d. 1865 | nee Chapman

Dunkin | John | 1782-1846 | Topographer


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