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Collection Level Description: Papers of J. Lawrence Hammond

Reference: MSS. Hammond 1-166
Title: Papers of J. Lawrence Hammond
Dates of Creation: 1805-1961
Extent: 166 shelfmarks

Language of Material: English

Administrative/Biographical History

John Lawrence Le Breton Hammond (1872-1949) was a journalist and historian. 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

Papers of J. Lawrence Hammond and of his wife Barbara, consisting of:

Administrative Information

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The papers were given to the Library, 1962-3.

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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. 47396-561.

Related Units of Description

See also Additional papers of John Lawrence Le Breton Hammond and Lucy Barbara Hammond.

Access Points


Diaries | 20th century

Hammond | John Lawrence Le Breton | 1872-1949 | Journalist and Historian

Hammond | Lucy Barbara | 1873-1961 | Historian

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