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Collection Level Description: Papers of Murray Edward Gordon Finch-Hatton, 12th Earl of Winchelsea

Reference: MSS. Top. Oxon. d. 842-6
Title: Papers of Murray Edward Gordon Finch-Hatton, 12th Earl of Winchelsea
Dates of Creation: 1870-4
Extent: 5 shelfmarks

Language of Material: English

Administrative/Biographical History

Murray Edward Gordon Finch-Hatton, 12th Earl of Winchelsea and 8th Earl of Nottingham (1851-1898), was an undergraduate at Balliol College, Oxford. Details are given in Who Was Who.

Scope and Content

Modern history lecture notes, reading lists and notes, and essays of Murray Edward Gordon Finch-Hatton as an undergraduate of Balliol College. The collection includes papers relating to English history, European history, and political economy.

Administrative Information

Custodial History

The papers were formerly part of the library of Herbert John Gladstone.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The papers were bought by the Bodleian Library from Hofmann & Freeman in 1980.

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Access Points

Economics | Political aspects

Finch-Hatton | Murray Edward Gordon | 1851-1898 | 12th Earl of Winchilsea, 8th Earl of Nottingham

Great Britain | History

Europe | History

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