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Collection Level Description: Diaries of Reverend Francis Bell Grant

Reference: GB 0162 MSS.W.Ind.s.64
Title: Diaries of Reverend Francis Bell Grant
Dates of Creation: 1867, 1870-1874
Extent: 6 volumes
Name of Creator: Francis Bell Grant

Language of Material: English



Administrative/Biographical History

Reverend Francis Bell Grant, clergyman in Barbados and then St. Peter's, Hammersmith, England.

Scope and Content

Diaries of Reverend Francis Bell Grant whilst in Barbados, volumes III, VI-X of a series.

Administrative Information

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated by Reverend Grant's great-granddaughter in March 1987.

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Bodleian reader's ticket required.

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No reproduction or publication of personal papers without permission. Contact the library in the first instance.

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Access Points

Grant | Francis Bell | fl 1867-1874 | Reverend of St. Peter's Hammersmith

Diaries | 19th century

Barbados | Description and travel


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