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Opie address books; Address lists, c.1946-1998

MS. Opie 215
Held in our offsite storage facility

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Address books numbered I-V, containing contact details of the Opie's work and personal correspondents, often including information on how they knew each person and notes on material they had sent. Each contact is assigned a reference number, and the volumes include alphabetical indexes at the front. Some items inserted, including letters, notes, postcards and a photograph.
  1. Folder 1: Address book I, 1945-1953; address book II, 1953-1960; address book III, 1960-1968.
  2. Folder 2: Address book IV, 1968-1979; address book V, 1979-1998. (=Res.)
  3. Folder 3: List of Opie contacts, compiled by David Hounslow in 1996, listing contact names, their institutions, and which Opie book they contributed to [two sets of photocopies].


  • c.1946-1998


1 box (3 folders)

Language of Materials

  • English

Conditions Governing Access

Some folders are closed. These are marked as (=Res.).


MS. Opie 215

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom