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Collection Level Description: Journal of Henry Huntingford

Reference: MSS. Eng. misc. e. 540-7
Title: Journal of Henry Huntingford
Dates of Creation: 1817
Extent: 8 shelfmarks

Language of Material: English



Administrative/Biographical History

Henry Huntingford (1787-1867) was Prebendary of Hereford and a classical scholar. Details are given in the Dictionary of National Biography.

Scope and Content

Eight notebooks containing the journal of Henry Huntingford on a Continental tour.

Administrative Information

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The notebooks were bought from D.H. Pratt of Southampton in 1962.

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. 45878-85.

Access Points

Diaries | 19th century

Huntingford | Henry | 1787-1867 | Prebendary of Hereford and Classical Scholar

Europe | Description and travel


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