Additional Papers of John Lawrence Le Breton Hammond and Lucy Barbara Hammond, 1725-1993

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Additional Papers of John Lawrence Le Breton Hammond and Lucy Barbara Hammond

1725-1993, n.d.

Abstract:
The collection includes correspondence, literary papers and photographs of John and Lucy Hammond.

Extent: 0.75 Linear metres, 8 physical shelfmarks
Language(s) of Material: English

Full range of shelfmarks:

MSS. Eng. c. 5785-5788, e. 3005; Photogr. b. 14, c. 76, d. 14

Biographical History

John Lawrence Le Breton Hammond (1872-1949) was a journalist and historian. He was also a Fellow of St. John's College, Oxford. Details are given in the Dictionary of National Biography. His wife, Lucy Barbara Hammond (1873-1961), was a historian. Details are given in Who Was Who..

Scope and Content

The collection includes correspondence, literary papers and photographs of John and Lucy Hammond.

Acquisition

The collection was given to the Library by Professor Nicholas Hammond in 1995.

Preferred Form of Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Library [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Eng. e. 3005.]

Related Material

See MSS. Hammond 1-166 for papers of John Lawrence Le Breton Hammond and his wife Lucy Barbara Hammond.

Personal name(s) (NCA Rules)

Hammond | John Lawrence Le Breton | 1872-1949 | journalist and historian
Hammond | Lucy Barbara | 1873-1961 | nee Bradby | historian

Corporate name(s) (NCA Rules)

Oxford University | St John's College

Subject(s)

18th century
19th century
20th century
Journalism

Descriptive List

Correspondence between J.L. Hammond and his mother
Date: 1880-1925
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. e. 3005
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 94 leaves

Correspondence
Date: 1725-1993
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. c. 5785
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 140 leaves

Scope and Content

Comprises:

Letters to Lucy Barbara Hammond
Date: 1916-1957
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. c. 5786
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 265 leaves

Scope and Content

From:

Miscellaneous correspondence and papers
Date: 1903-1960
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. c. 5787
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 189 leaves

Scope and Content

Comprises:

Literary papers
Date: c. 1922, 1936, 1949, n.d.
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. c. 5788
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 342 leaves

Scope and Content

Comprises:

Commemorative photograph of 'Complimentary dinner to Mr J L Hammond, editor of the Speaker', Holborn Restaurant, London
Date: 28 Feb 1903
Shelfmark: MS. Photogr. b. 14
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 1 item

Hammond family photographs
Date: c.1880-1930
Shelfmark: MS. Photogr. c. 76
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 86 leaves

Album of family photographs
Date: 1920s
Shelfmark: MS. Photogr. d. 14
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 81 leaves


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