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Collection Level Description: Papers of H.W. Nevinson

Reference: MSS. Eng. misc. c. 496-7, d. 663, e. 610-28
Title: Papers of H.W. Nevinson
Dates of Creation: 1860-1942
Extent: 22 shelfmarks

Language of Material: English

Administrative/Biographical History

Henry Woodd Nevinson (1856-1941) was an essayist, philanthropist and journalist. Details are given in the Dictionary of National Biography.

Scope and Content

Papers of H.W. Nevinson, consisting of:

Administrative Information

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The papers were bequeathed to the Library by Nevinson's niece, Joan Sharp, in 1969.

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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. 43973-44068.

Access Points

English literature



Nevinson | Henry Woodd | 1856-1941 | Essayist, Philanthropist, and Journalist

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