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Collection Level Description: Letters to Sir James Marchant

Reference: MSS. Eng. lett. c. 299-301, d. 314-15
Title: Letters to Sir James Marchant
Dates of Creation: 1901-50
Extent: 5 shelfmarks

Language of Material: English

Administrative/Biographical History

Sir James Marchant (1867-1956) was a philanthropist. Details are given in Who Was Who.

Scope and Content

Letters to Sir James Marchant, concerning ecclesiastical affairs.

Administrative Information

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The letters were bought from T.R.G. Lawrence in 1971 and G.V.M. Heap in 1970.

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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. 41352-6.

Access Points


Marchant | James | 1867-1956 | Sir | Knight and Philanthropist

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