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Collection Level Description: Papers of Sir Henry Miers

Reference: MSS. Eng. misc. c. 539, d. 661, f. 415-17, g. 79-96
Title: Papers of Sir Henry Miers
Dates of Creation: 1876-1950
Extent: 23 shelfmarks

Language of Material: English

Administrative/Biographical History

Sir Henry Alexander Miers (1858-1942) was a mineralogist. Details are given in the Dictionary of National Biography.

Scope and Content

Papers of Sir Henry Miers, consisting of:

Administrative Information

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The papers were given to the Library in 1969 and 1973.

Access Conditions

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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. 44153-75.

Access Points


Miers | Henry Alexander | 1858-1942 | Sir | Knight and Mineralogist

Russia | Description and travel

South Africa | Description and travel

Sweden | Description and travel

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