Papers of J. Cook Wilson
Papers of J. Cook Wilson, consisting of:
- Miscellaneous personal papers and correspondence, 1878-1915
- Papers and accounts of the executors of Wilson and his wife, 1914-28
- Miscellaneous items, 1881-1927, including accounts books and a catalogue of Wilson's library
Language of Materials
Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MSS. Top. Oxon. c. 580].
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MSS. Top. Oxon. c. 580-4
Collection ID (for staff)
CMD ID 13487
Biographical / Historical
John Cook Wilson (1849-1915) was Wykeham Professor of Logic at Oxford. 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. II, nos. 54781-5.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
The papers were given to the Library by Morrell, Peel & Gamlen, solicitors, of Oxford, in 1970.
- Papers of J. Cook Wilson
- Emily Tarrant
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