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Collection Level Description: Diaries of R.L. Ottley

Reference: MSS. Eng. e. 2395-400
Title: Diaries of R.L. Ottley
Dates of Creation: 1872-80
Extent: 6 shelfmarks

Language of Material: English

Administrative/Biographical History

Rev. Robert Lawrence Ottley (1856-1933) was eductated at King's School, Canterbury, Kent, 1872-3, and Pembroke College, Oxford, 1877-80. Details are given in Who Was Who.

Scope and Content

Diaries of R.L. Ottley, whilst at King's School and Pembroke College. The entries become sporadic in 1879-80. Written in Pawsey's Pocket Diary and Peacock's Pocket Diary.

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

The diaries were bought from Henry Bristow in 1990.

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Diaries | 1872-1880

Ottley | Robert Lawrence | 1856-1933 | Regius Professor Moral and Pastoral Theology, Oxford

Kings School, Canterbury

University of Oxford | Pembroke College

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