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Collection Level Description: Diaries and Personal Notebooks of Margaret Norah Crompton

Reference: MSS. Eng. misc. e. 1237-45, e. 1341, f. 670-719, f. 797, g. 234-60
Title: Diaries and Personal Notebooks of Margaret Norah Crompton
Dates of Creation: 1911-80
Extent: 88 shelfmarks

Language of Material: English

Administrative/Biographical History

Margaret Norah Crompton, formerly Sinclair, née Mair, was the daughter of R.J.B. Mair.

Scope and Content

Diaries and personal notebooks of Margaret Norah Crompton, 1914-80, with the diary of R.J.B. Mair, 1911, and diaries of Margaret Crompton's sister Mary, 1947, Jan. 1948.

Administrative Information

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The collection was given to the Library by Mrs Crompton in 1982.

Access Conditions

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Further Information

Finding Aids

A full description is available in the Library.

Access Points

Diaries | 20th century

Crompton | Margaret Norah | fl 1914-1982

Mair | Mary | fl 1947-1948

Mair | R J B | fl 1911

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