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Collection Level Description: Papers of F.R.D. Needham and Rev. R.R. Needham

Reference: MSS. Eng. lett. c. 519-20, d. 484; Eng. misc. c. 785
Title: Papers of F.R.D. Needham and Rev. R.R. Needham
Dates of Creation: 19th-20th cent.
Extent: 4 shelfmarks

Language of Material: English



Administrative/Biographical History

Francis Robert Dudley Needham (d. 1971) was a librarian. Robert Raikes Needham was his father.

Scope and Content

Correspondence and papers of F.R.D. Needham and of his father, the Rev. R.R. Needham.

Administrative Information

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The papers were given to the Library by Needham's executors in 1972.

Access Conditions

Entry to read in the Library is permitted only on presentation of a valid reader's card (for admissions procedures see http://www.bodleian.ox.ac.uk/services/admissions/).

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. 41467-70.

Access Points

Needham | Francis Robert Dudley | d 1971 | Librarian

Needham | Robert Raikes | fl 1897-1916 | clergyman


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