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Correspondence of Samuel Wilberforce

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Dep. c. 664
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Comprises: a) (fols.1-106) letters to Samuel Wilberforce:

  1. (fols.1-2) Anne, Lady Ashburton, n.d.;
  2. (fols.3-4) Charles Bell, 1863;
  3. (fols.5-9) Lord Dufferin, n.d., 1865;
  4. (fols.10-11) Henry, Lord Brougham, 1864;
  5. (fols.12-13) Lord Salisbury, 1872;
  6. (fols.14-17) Thomas Clarkson, 1844;
  7. (fols.18-25) Lord Shaftesbury, 1872;
  8. (fols.26-31) J.T. Delane, n.d.;
  9. (fols.32-45) J.E. Denison, n.d.;
  10. (fols.48-49) Lord Aberdeen, 1856;
  11. (fols.50-51) Basil Hall, 1840;
  12. (fols.52-55) Sir Arthur Helps, 1871;
  13. (fols.56-57) Sir Henry Holland, n.d.;
  14. (fols.58-59) W.F. Hook, 1868;
  15. (fols.60-61) John Keble, 1836;
  16. (fols.62-67) H.P. Liddon, 1863;
  17. (fols.68-71) C.T. Longley, Archbishop of Canterbury, 1867;
  18. (fols.72-75) Lord Overstone, 1869;
  19. (fols.76-79) W.C. Magee, 1866;
  20. (fols.80-81) Herman Merivale, n.d.;
  21. (fols.82-85) Sir Joseph Napier, n.d.;
  22. (fols.86-93) Roundell Palmer, Lord Selborne, 1851;
  23. (fols.94-97) George Richmond, 1863, 1864;
  24. (fols.98-101) A.P. Stanley, 1866?;
  25. (fols.102-106) Lord Derby, 1867.

Additionally comprises:

  1. b) (fols.107-14) four letters from Samuel Wilberforce to T.V. Fosbery, 1856;
  2. c) (fols.115-16) a letter from Caroline Manning to her mother Mary Sargent, shortly after her marriage to H.E. Manning, November 1833;
  3. d) d) (fols.117-20) miscellaneous notes found loose in the diaries.


  • Creation: 1833-1872, n.d.


120 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • English

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. Dep. c. 644, fols. 1-2]

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Dep. c. 664

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 21176


Correspondence of Samuel Wilberforce

Biographical / Historical

Samuel Wilberforce (1805-1873) was Bishop of Oxford from 1845 to 1869, and Bishop of Winchester, 1869 to 1873

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Deposited by Mr John Wilberforce, 1983, with Dep e. 312-321.

Correspondence of Samuel Wilberforce
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