Guard-book of miscellaneous items, 19th-20th cent.

Bodleian Library, University of Oxford

Guard-book of miscellaneous items, 20th cent.

Extent: 29 leaves

Press identification card, with black and white photograph, for Reginald John Owen, reporter, valid for the visit to Oxford of Nikolai Alexandrovich Bulganin and Nikita Sergeyevich Khrushchev, Apr. 1956
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. misc. c. 943, fols. 1-2
Extent: 2 leaves
Acquisition: Given by John Owen, 1986.

Notes by John Langshaw Austin, 20th cent., taken from Francis Herbert Bradley, Principles of Logic (London, 1883)
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. misc. c. 943, fols. 3-7
Extent: 5 leaves
Acquisition: Given by Waterfields Bookshop, Oxford, 1986.

Two accounts by P. Norton-Jones, of terrorist acts in India prior to Independence, 1978
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. misc. c. 943, fols. 8-23
Extent: 16 leaves

Scope and Content:


  • (fols. 8-15) 'The Bengal Terrorist Movement: Midnapore District 1930-1933'
  • (fols. 16-23) 'An account of the Hindu Moslem riots in Calcutta, commonly known as The Great Calcutta Killing, in August 1946'
Acquisition: Given by Mr. Norton-Jones, 1978.

Biographical notes on Harriet Garland Acworth, née Müller, and her husband, William Acworth, 1988
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. misc. c. 943, fols. 24-9
Extent: 6 leaves
Acquisition: Given by Mrs. H.W. Acworth, 1988.

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