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Collection Level Description: Papers Owned by W.A. Littledale

Reference: MSS. Don. c. 26-7, c. 41, d. 32-3
Title: Papers Owned by W.A. Littledale
Dates of Creation: 1570-1923
Extent: 5 shelfmarks

Language of Material: English and Latin

Administrative/Biographical History

Willoughby Aston Littledale (1858-1931) was an antiquary.

Scope and Content

Collections of papers owned by Littledale, consisting of:

Administrative Information

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The papers were given to the Library through the Friends of the Bodleian in 1932.

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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. 38802-6.

The deeds in this collection are calendared in Calendars of charters and rolls in manuscript collections of the Bodleian Library (microfiche, Chadwyck-Healey, Cambridge, 1992), which includes an index of persons, and less comprehensive indexes of trades and professions, and of manorial land records. Copy available on the open shelves in Duke Humphrey's Library.

Access Points

Littledale | Willoughby Aston | 1858-1931 | Antiquary

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