Collection Level Description: Papers of J. Cook Wilson
Reference: MSS. Top. Oxon. c. 580-4
Title: Papers of J. Cook Wilson
Dates of Creation: 1878-1928
Extent: 5 shelfmarks
Language of Material: English
John Cook Wilson (1849-1915) was Wykeham Professor of Logic at Oxford. Details are given in the Dictionary of National Biography.
Scope and Content
Papers of J. Cook Wilson, consisting of:
- Miscellaneous personal papers and correspondence, 1878-1915
- Papers and accounts of the executors of Wilson and his wife, 1914-28
- Miscellaneous items, 1881-1927, including accounts books and a catalogue of Wilson's library
Immediate Source of Acquisition
The papers were given to the Library by Morrell, Peel & Gamlen, solicitors, of Oxford, in 1970.
Entry to read in the Library is permitted only on presentation of a
valid reader's card (for admissions procedures see
M. Clapinson and T.D. Rogers, Summary Catalogue of Post-Medieval Western Manuscripts in the
Bodleian Library Oxford. Acquisitions 1916-1975. (Oxford, 1991), vol. II, nos. 54781-5.
Wilson | John Cook | 1849-1915 | Philosopher
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