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Collection Level Description: Diaries of Lady Elizabeth Egerton

Reference: MSS. Eng. misc. f. 421-72
Title: Diaries of Lady Elizabeth Egerton
Dates of Creation: 1862-1919
Extent: 52 shelfmarks

Language of Material: English

Administrative/Biographical History

Lady Elizabeth (Bettine) Charlotte Louisa Egerton was the wife of the 3rd Earl of Wilton.

Scope and Content

Diaries of Lady Elizabeth Egerton, 1862-1919.

Administrative Information

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The diaries were given to the Library in 1955.

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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. 45994-46045.

Access Points

Diaries | 19th century

Diaries | 20th century

Egerton | Elizabeth Charlotte Louisa | 1836-1919 | wife of 3rd Earl of Wilton

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