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Collection Level Description: Transcripts of Letters made for J.R. Magrath

Reference: MSS. Eng. lett. c. 5, d. 31-3
Title: Transcripts of Letters made for J.R. Magrath
Dates of Creation: Early 20th cent.
Extent: 4 shelfmarks

Language of Material: English

Administrative/Biographical History

John Richard Magrath (1839-1930) was Provost of the Queen's College, Oxford. Details are given in the Dictionary of National Biography.

Scope and Content

Four volumes of transcripts of letters to or from members of the Queen's College, Oxford, 1651-1795, made for J.R. Magrath.

Administrative Information

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The transcripts were given to the Library in 1930.

Access Conditions

Entry to read in the Library is permitted only on presentation of a valid reader's card (for admissions procedures see

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. 40748-51.

Related Units of Description

See also Papers of John Richard Magrath (MSS. Don. e. 202-10).

Access Points

Magrath | John Richard | 1839-1930 | Provost of Queen's College, Oxford

University of Oxford | Queen's College

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