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Photocopies of Acts of Parliament

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Positive photocopies of the original manuscripts of five Acts of Parliament, 1559-1832:
  1. Acts of Uniformity, 1559 and 1662;
  2. Habeas Corpus, 1679;
  3. Bill of Rights, 1689;
  4. Reform Act, 1832.

Dates

  • 20th century

Extent

0.25 linear metres (5 boxes)

Language of Materials

  • English

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. Dep. d. 319].
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Full range of shelfmarks:

Dep. d. 319-23

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 12757

Abstract

Positive photocopies of the original manuscripts of five Acts of Parliament, 1559-1832

Biographical / Historical

The House of Lords Record Office was established in 1946 to manage the records of Parliament. In 2006 it was renamed as the Parliamentary Archives.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The photocopies were deposited by the House of Lords Record Office in 1963.

Existence and Location of Originals

The original manuscripts are held by the Parliamentary Archives, London.
Title
Photocopies of Acts of Parliament
Status
Published
Author
Collection level description by Emily Tarrant. EAD version 2021 by Simon Mackley.
Date
EAD version 2021
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Contact:
Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom