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Papers of Richard Blaker


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Papers of Richard Blaker comprising:

  1. letters to Ann Mayo Owen (later Blaker), 1935-1936;
  2. letters to Mrs Blaker from various correspondents, with copies of some letters from her, 1938-1948, 1967;
  3. letters from Louis Golding, mainly to Blaker and his wife, c.1918-1947;
  4. letters to Blaker from various correspondents, including his wife, 1935-1938;
  5. letters from Blaker to Louis Golding, 1926-1939;
  6. papers of Mrs Blaker, 1895-1971;
  7. papers of Blaker, 1893-1940, n.d.;
  8. a telegram to Louis Golding, 1940.


  • Creation: 1893-1971


2 boxes (0.22 linear metres)

Language of Materials

  • English

Conditions Governing Access


Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MSS. Eng. lett. c. 324, fols. 1-2].

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Full range of shelfmarks:

MSS. Eng. lett. c. 324-325

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 13570, 13571


Papers and correspondnece of Richard Blaker and his wife Ann Mayo Blaker (née Owen).

Biographical / Historical

Richard Sidney Blaker (1893-1940) was an author. Details are given in Who Was Who.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Given to the Library in 1972 and (MS. Eng. lett. c. 325 fols. 92-136) in 1984 by D.G.M. Owen.

Related Materials

See also the papers of R.S. Blaker (MSS. Eng. misc. b. 115, c. 554-562, d. 755-787, e. 705-711, f. 418; Eng. lett. c. 317-323, c. 326, d. 339).

Papers of Richard Blaker
Collection Level Description by Susan Thomas. EAD version 2022 by Simon Mackley.
EAD version 2022.
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Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom