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Collection Level Description: Papers of Clara Sophie Deneke

Reference: MSS. Eng. misc. c. 701, d. 1064-6, e. 989-92, f. 571-2; Eng. lett. c. 470, c. 618-21; German c. 25-7, e. 11-15; Mus. c. 418
Title: Papers of Clara Sophie Deneke
Dates of Creation: 1882-1969
Extent: 24 shelfmarks

Language of Material: English and German

Administrative/Biographical History

Clara Sophie Deneke (1847-1933) was an author. Her daughter was Margaret Clara Adèle Deneke (1882-1969), author and musicologist (details are given in Who Was Who).

Scope and Content

Papers of Clara Sophie Deneke and her daughter Margaret, including:

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

The papers were given to the Library by the executors of Margaret Deneke in 1969.

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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. 44385-408.

Access Points

Authors | 19th century

Authors | 20th century

English literature | 20th century

Diaries | 20th century

Deneke | Clara Sophie | 1847-1933 | Author

Deneke | Helena Clara | 1878-1973

Deneke | Margaret Clara Adele | 1882-1969 | Author and Musicologist

Oxford Ladies Musical Society

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