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Collection Level Description: Papers of the Webb Family

Reference: MSS. Eng. misc. c. 726-7, d. 475-8, d. 1104-32, e. 406-47, e. 1136-96, f. 97-100, f. 644-50, g. 214-30; Eng. lett. d. 474, e. 175-94
Title: Papers of the Webb Family
Dates of Creation: 1837-1954
Extent: 187 shelfmarks

Language of Material: English

Administrative/Biographical History

The Webb family included Benjamin Webb (1819-1895), ecclesiologist, and his son Clement Charles Julian Webb (1865-1954), Oriel Professor of the philosophy of the Christian religion at Oxford.

Scope and Content

Papers of the Webb family, including:

Administrative Information

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The papers were bequeathed to the Library by C.C.J. Webb in 1954.

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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. 44750-936.

Access Points

Diaries | 19th century

Diaries | 20th century

Webb | Benjamin | 1819-1885 | Prebendary of St Paul's Ecclesiologist

Webb | Clement Charles Julian | 1865-1954 | Theologian

Webb | Mildred Helen | fl 1871-1876

Webb | Philip George Lancelot | 1856-1937

Webb | family

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