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Collection Level Description: Lectures by H.H. Vaughan

Reference: MSS. Eng. hist. d. 165-78
Title: Lectures by H.H. Vaughan
Dates of Creation: 1852-4
Extent: 14 shelfmarks

Language of Material: English

Administrative/Biographical History

Henry Halford Vaughan (1811-85) was Regius Professor of Modern History at Oxford, 1848-58. Details are given in the Dictionary of National Biography.

Scope and Content

Fourteen exercise books containing lectures by H.H. Vaughan, as Regius Professor of Modern History at Oxford, partly in the hand of an amanuensis.

Administrative Information

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The collection was given to the Library by Vaughan's daughter-in-law in 1938.

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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. 40122-35.

Related Units of Description

See also Papers of H.H. Vaughan.

Access Points

History, Modern

Lectures and lecturing

Vaughan | Henry Halford | 1811-1885 | Historian

University of Oxford

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