Material concerning Balliol College and Oxford during the Great War
A collection of material made by Hilda Margaret Pickard-Cambridge concerning Balliol College and Oxford during the First World War. It consists of two scrap-book volumes: volume IV of a series entitled 'Oxford during the war', 1917-18; and volume II of a series containing letters and printed material relating to Balliol men killed in action.
Language of Materials
Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MSS. Top. Oxon. d. 664].
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MSS. Top. Oxon. d. 664-5
Collection ID (for staff)
CMD ID 13554
Biographical / Historical
Hilda Margaret Pickard-Cambridge (fl. 1914-46) was the wife of Sir Arthur Pickard-Cambridge (1873-1952), who was a Fellow of Balliol College, 1897-1929.
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. 55145-6.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Found in the Library in 1974.
Volume II (d. 665) was used in compiling Balliol College war memorial book, 1914-19 (privately printed, Glasgow, 1924).
- Material concerning Balliol College and Oxford during the Great War
- Susan Thomas
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