Collection Level Description: Typescript Copies of Papers of C.M. Remey
Reference: MSS. Eng. misc. d. 317-28, d. 903-7
Title: Typescript Copies of Papers of C.M. Remey
Dates of Creation: 1940-9
Extent: 17 shelfmarks
Language of Material: English
Charles Mason Remey was a teacher of the Baha'i faith.
Scope and Content
Typescript copies (one of at least eight copies) of diaries and other papers of C.M. Remey, illustrated with
photographs, and photocopies of newspaper cuttings. Including:
- Diaries, 1940-9, covering travels in 'South America', 'Latin America' and Europe
- Architectural design for the Baha'i temple to be built on Mount Carmel, 1948
- Description of the mausoleum of the Remey family, n.d.
- Copies of 'Letters treating of Baha'i activites', 1910-47
- Diary of Herbert H. Smith, travels to some centres of Baha'i teaching, 1949
- 'The biography of a house', 2440 Massachusetts Avenue, Washington, DC, n.d.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
The copies were given to the Library by C.M. Remey in 1949.
Entry to read in the Library is permitted only on presentation of a
valid reader's card (for admissions procedures see
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. 45320-48.
Diaries | 20th century
Remey | Charles Mason | fl. 1940-9 | teacher of the Baha'i faith
Europe | Description and travel
Latin America | Description and travel
South America | Description and travel
United States | Description and travel
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