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Collection Level Description: Journals of A.L. Allen

Reference: MSS. Top. gen. d. 22-3
Title: Journals of A.L. Allen
Dates of Creation: 1906-13
Extent: 2 shelfmarks
Name of Creator: Arthur Louis Allen

Language of Material: English

Administrative/Biographical History

Arthur Louis Allen of London (fl. 1906-13).

Scope and Content

Two of Allen's journals. The first is a typescript journal of travels around the world, 1912-13, including visits to India, China and Japan, with photographs; the second is a fishing journal, with photographs, 1906-13.

Administrative Information

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Given to the Library in 1947.

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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. II, nos. 54203-4.

Access Points


Allen | Arthur Louis | fl 1906-1913

China | Description and travel

India | Description and travel

Japan | Description and travel

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