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Collection Level Description: Transcripts by W.G. Henderson

Reference: MSS. Lat. liturg. b. 10-13, c. 4-9, d. 21-5, e. 20
Title: Transcripts by W.G. Henderson
Dates of Creation: 19th cent.
Extent: 16 shelfmarks

Language of Material: Latin

Administrative/Biographical History

William George Henderson (1819-1905) was a historian and dean of Carlisle, 1884-1905. Details are given in the Dictionary of National Biography.

Scope and Content

Transcripts of medieval English pontificals made by W.G. Henderson from manuscripts in various libraries.

Administrative Information

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The transcripts were given to the Library by the treasurer of the Henry Bradshaw Society in 1927.

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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. II, nos. 47840-55.

Access Points


Henderson | William George | 1819-1905 | Historian

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