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Collection Level Description: Photocopies of R.G. Collingwood Papers

Reference: MSS. Facs. c. 141-9
Title: Photocopies of R.G. Collingwood Papers
Dates of Creation: 20th cent.
Extent: 9 shelfmarks

Language of Material: English

Administrative/Biographical History

Robin George Collingwood (1889-1943) was a philosopher and historian. Details are given in the Dictionary of National Biography.

Scope and Content

Photocopies of R.G. Collingwood papers in various locations.

Administrative Information

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The photocopies were given to the Library by the R.G. Collingwood Society, 1994-5.

Access Conditions

Entry to read in the Library is permitted only on presentation of a valid reader's card (for admissions procedures see

Reproduction Restrictions

Copies may be made only with the permission of the owners.

Existence/Location of Originals

The originals are held in various places, including the Ashmolean Library and the archives of Pembroke College, Oxford.

Further Information

Finding Aids

A full description is available in the Library.

Related Units of Description

See also Papers of Robin George Collingwood (1889-1943) (Dep. Collingwood 1-32) and Correspondence between R.G. Collingwood and Gilbert Ryle (MSS. Eng. lett. d. 194, d. 194*).

Access Points

Historians | 20th century

Philosophers | 20th century


Collingwood | Robin George | 1889-1943 | Philosopher and Historian

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