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Collection Level Description: Newspaper Cuttings Collected by Andrew Clark

Reference: MSS. Eng. misc. e. 265-329
Title: Newspaper Cuttings Collected by Andrew Clark
Dates of Creation: 1914-19
Extent: 65 shelfmarks

Language of Material: English

Administrative/Biographical History

Andrew Clark (1856-1922) was rector of Great Leighs, Essex, and an antiquary.

Scope and Content

Volumes of newspaper cuttings collected and extensively annotated by Andrew Clark, entitled 'English words in wartime'. The cuttings are for the most part arranged by subject. Many volumes contain indexes, of subjects, places, persons and words.

Administrative Information

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The volumes were given to the Library by the compiler, 1915-c.1920.

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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. 45775-839.

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Access Points

English language

World War, 1914-1918

Clark | Andrew | 1854-1922 | Clergyman and Antiquary

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