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Collection Level Description: Dixey Family Papers

Reference: MSS. Eng. misc. c. 708-9, d. 872-5, d. 877-84, d. 1082-92, e. 737-73, e. 775-827, e. 1013-60, f. 601-2; Eng. lett. c. 475-6, d. 464-6, e. 160-73; Eng. poet. d. 215-19, e. 159-68, f. 37-9
Title: Dixey Family Papers
Dates of Creation: 1868-1974
Extent: 202 shelfmarks

Language of Material: English

Administrative/Biographical History

The Dixey family of Oxford included Frederick Augustus Dixey (1855-1935), Fellow of Wadham College, and his son Harold Giles Dixey (1893-1974), assistant master at the Dragon School. Details of Frederick Augustus Dixey are given in Who Was Who.

Scope and Content

Papers of the Dixey family, mainly of F.A. and H.G. Dixey, consisting of:

Administrative Information

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The papers were given to the Library in 1974 and 1975.

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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. 44426-627.

Access Points

Diaries | 19th century

Diaries | 20th century

Dixey | Frederick Augustus | 1856-1934 | Physiologist

Dixey | Harold Giles | 1893-1974 | schoolmaster

Dixey | Isabel | d 1916

Dragon School

Great Britain and Northern Ireland | Royal Air Force

Middle East

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