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Register of donations, 1887-1890

Library Records b. 211
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The register records the date of donation, donor's name and address, alongside the author, title and volumes of the donation and the location and year of its publication. Additional remarks are recorded for some donations.

Notable donor's include:

  1. Asiatic Society of Bengal
  2. The United States Government
  3. The University Library, London
  4. Johns Hopkins University
  5. Prince B. Boncompagni
  6. The Indian Government
  7. Le ministère de l'Instruction publique, Paris
  8. The Smithsonian Institute
  9. Royal College of Physicians
  10. The Royal Hungarian Ministry of Public Instruction
  11. University of Heidelberg
  12. University of Calcutta
  13. The University of Toronto
  14. The Library of Cornell University
  15. The Italian Government
  16. The Cape Government
  17. Royal Institute of British Architects
  18. The Victorian Government, Melbourne
  19. Harvard College Observatory
  20. The Government of the Netherlands
  21. The Society for the Advancement of Medical Science, Tokyo, Japan
  22. Professor Friedrich Max Muller
  23. Lord Powis
  24. The Peabody Museum
  25. The Library of Yale University
  26. Trinity College, Dublin
  27. The Library Weimar
  28. The Library Princeton University
  29. The Foreign Office, London
  30. The Government of Queensland
  31. Prince Rhodianakis
  32. The Lords of the Treasury
  33. Harvard University Library
  34. The Director's of the Chicago Public Library
  35. The Library of Columbia College
  36. The Government of New South Wales
  37. The Ceylon Government
  38. Edward Bagnall Poulton
  39. Sir William Wilson Hunter
  40. Edward Bootle-Wilbraham
  41. La Universidad Central, Venezuela
  42. Canterbury College, New Zealand
  43. The Trustees of the British Museum
  44. University Library, Cambridge
  45. The Government of Bengal
  46. Colonial Secretary, Cape of Good Hope
  47. Taylorian Institution
  48. University of Calcutta
  49. Brown University
  50. Henry Gough
  51. Richard Curzon-Howe, Earl of Howe
  52. James Bryce, Viscount Bryce
  53. University Library of California
  54. McGill College
  55. Royal Observatory, Greenwich
  56. The Delegates of the Clarendon Press, Oxford


  • Creation: 1887-1890


350 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • English


Library Records b. 211