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Collection Level Description: Insurance Policies and related Correspondence of Sir Thomas Phillipps

Reference: MSS. Don. b. 37, c. 176
Title: Insurance Policies and related Correspondence of Sir Thomas Phillipps
Dates of Creation: 1815-71
Extent: 2 shelfmarks
Name of Creator: Sir Thomas Phillipps

Language of Material: English

Administrative/Biographical History

Sir Thomas Phillipps (1792-1872) was a collector of manuscripts and printed books. Details are given in the Dictionary of National Biography.

Scope and Content

The papers comprise insurance policies, 1817-57, related correspondence with insurance companies and the solicitors of Sir Thomas Phillipps, with a few papers of other members of his family, 1815-71.

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Phillipps | Sir | Thomas | 1792-1872 | Baronet, antiquary collector of MSS and Books

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