19th-century Drawings and Water-colours
Collection of 19th-century drawings and water-colours, mainly topographical, compiled by Archibald Leslie-Melville.
- 19th cent.
Language of Materials
Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MSS. Drawings gen. a. 3].
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Full range of shelfmarks:
MSS. Drawings gen. a. 3-4, b. 3-5, c. 2-5; Top. gen. a. 6, c. 34; Top. Scotland c. 1
Collection ID (for staff)
CMD ID 13082
Biographical / Historical
Archibald Leslie-Melville, 13th Earl of Leven (1890-1947). Details are given in Who Was Who.
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. 39390-401.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
The collection was given to the Library by Archibald Leslie-Melville in 1920.
- 19th-century Drawings and Water-colours
- Emily Tarrant
- Language of description
- Script of description