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Collection Level Description: Photographs of the Buildings and Inhabitants of Goosey, Berkshire

Reference: MSS. Top. Berks. d. 55, e. 28
Title: Photographs of the Buildings and Inhabitants of Goosey, Berkshire
Dates of Creation: 19th-20th cent.
Extent: 2 shelfmarks
Name of Creator: Violet Mary Howse

Language of Material: English

Administrative/Biographical History

Violet Mary Howse (b. 1906) of Stanford-in-the-Vale, Oxfordshire (previously in Berkshire).

Scope and Content

Photographs of the buildings and inhabitants of Goosey in Berkshire, 19th-20th century, collected by Violet M. Howse, with a descriptive list by her of slides of views of the parish (MS. Film 1672) and of the photographs, 1969.

Administrative Information

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Given to the Library by Violet M. Howse.

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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. II, nos. 53772-3.

Related Units of Description

See also Photographs of houses in Stanford-in-the-Vale collected by Mrs. Howse (MSS. Top. Berks. d. 33, e. 23-4), Slides of Stanford-in-the-Vale, Berkshire (MSS. Film 644-7), and a descriptive list of the coloured slides of Denchworth by Mrs. Howse (MS. Top. Berks. e. 25, and MS. Film 649).

Publication Note

See Violet M. Howse's published work, including Goosey: a parish record, Faringdon (1968-).

Access Points

Photographers | England

Photograph collections

Howse | Violet Margaret | b. 1906

Berkshire (England)

Goosey (England)

Oxfordshire (England)

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