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Papers relating to the Morning Post , 1833-49

MS. Eng. misc. c. 884
Held at the Weston Library

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(fols. 1-7) memorandum by de Michele, c.1844, of his connection with the paper since 1834

(fols. 17-18) agreement of de Michele with T.B. Crompton for the purchase of paper, 1841

(fols. 19-69) legal correspondence relating to Byrne v. Michele, 1844-5

(fols. 95-107) schedules A and B of an answer in the case of Byrne v. Michele and others, containing

  1. (fols. 95-105) detailed list of monies received and paid by de Michele 'on account of W. Byrne', 1834-7
  2. (fols. 105-7) list of account books and papers used in the defendants' answer

(fols. 108-13) draft agreement between de Michele and Crompton for their proposed partnership in the Morning Post, with copies of their remarks on the agreement [wmk. 1845]

(fols. 114-46) cash accounts/balance sheets for the Morning Post, 1833-44


  • Creation: 1833-49


152 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • English


MS. Eng. misc. c. 884

Repository Details

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Weston Library
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Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom