Papers of Sir William Erle
Two albums of letters and documents, consisting of letters to Sir William Erle and Lady Erle, 1834-1885, and miscellaneous letters and documents, 1660-1937.
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Language of Materials
Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MSS. Don. c. 71].
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MSS. Don. c. 71-72
Collection ID (for staff)
CMD ID 7758
Biographical / Historical
Sir William Erle (1793-1880) was a judge. Details are given in the Dictionary of National Biography.
Other Finding Aids
M. Clapinson and T.D. Rogers, Summary Catalogue of Post-Medieval Western Manuscripts in the Bodleian Library Oxford. Acquisitions 1916-1975. (Oxford, 1991), vol. I, nos. 38862-3.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
The papers were given to the Library by A.B. Emden, through the Friends of the Bodleian, in 1951.
- Papers of Sir William Erle
- Emily Tarrant
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