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Collection Level Description: Photograph Albums of Eliza Westwood

Reference: MSS. Eng. misc. f. 27-8
Title: Photograph Albums of Eliza Westwood
Dates of Creation: Mid-19th cent.
Extent: 2 shelfmarks

Language of Material: English

Administrative/Biographical History

Eliza Westwood (d. 1882) was the wife of Professor J.O. Westwood.

Scope and Content

Two albums of carte de visite photographs of entomologists and naturalists, collected by Eliza Westwood.

Administrative Information

Custodial History

The albums were given to E.W.B. Nicholson by Miss [Lucy] Swann.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Nicholson gave the albums to the Library in 1894.

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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. 45957-8.

Access Points

Carte de visite photographs




Westwood | Eliza | d 1882 | wife of John Obadiah Westwood

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