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Collection Level Description: Papers of the Paget and Thompson Families

Reference: MSS. Eng. misc. c. 748-51, d. 1174-80, e. 1217-35, f. 655-68, g. 232-3; Autogr. e. 14; Eng. lett. c. 495-8, d. 477
Title: Papers of the Paget and Thompson Families
Dates of Creation: 19th-20th cent.
Extent: 52 shelfmarks

Language of Material: English



Administrative/Biographical History

Paget and Thompson families. The Thompson family included James Matthew Thompson (1878-1956), historian and Fellow of Magdalen College, Oxford. Details are given in the Dictionary of National Biography.

Scope and Content

Papers of the Paget and Thompson families, including:

Administrative Information

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The papers were given to the Library, 1974-5.

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. 44937-88.

Related Units of Description

The Library also holds related correspondence, see catalogue entry for further details.

See also Letters and Autographs collected by Mary Maud Paget.

Access Points

Diaries | 19th century

Diaries | 20th century

Paget | Mary Maude | d 1945

Thompson | James Matthew | 1878-1956 | Historian and Theologian

Paget | family | Great Yarmouth

Thompson | family


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