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Correspondence and papers of R.W. Church, and other members of the Church family

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MS. Eng. c. 6785

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Includes correspondence of:

(fols. 1-99) R.W. Church, 1834-90, n.d., including correspondence with
  1. (fols. 45-75) W.E. Gladstone, 1869-85
  2. (fols. 76-7) Henry Scott Holland, 1905
  3. (fols. 89-97) Cardinal Newman, 1871-86, n.d.
(fols. 100-20) Mrs. Helen Church, 1870-99, with
  1. (fols. 112-16) letters from W.E. Gladstone, 1894
(fols. 126-226) Mary Church, 1875-1912, n.d., including correspondence with
  1. (fols. 126-61) her brother Frederick Church, 1881-6, n.d.
  2. (fols. 162-71) her father R.W. Church, 1888
  3. (fols. 172-9) Charles Bigg, 1901-5
  4. (fols. 193-202) Cardinal Newman, 1875-86
  5. (fols. 210-21) William Stubbs, 1885, n.d.
With (fols. 227-323) miscellaneous papers, 1828-94, n.d., including
  1. (fol. 233) membership certificate of the Greek Archaeological Society, 1849
  2. (fol. 234) copy of baptism entry of R.W. Church, 1862
  3. (fols. 235-47) miscellaneous correspondence, 1849-94
  4. (fols. 250-316) copies of extracts from R.W. Church's diary, with (fols. 266-305) copied extracts from letters concerning the death of Frederick Church, 1888

Dates

  • 1828-1912, n.d.

Extent

323 Leaves

Language of Materials

English

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Eng. c. 6785, fols. 1-2].
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Shelfmark:

MS. Eng. c. 6785

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 13170

Overview

Correspondence and papers of R.W. Church, and other members of the Church family

Biographical / Historical

Richard William Church (1815-1890) Dean of St. Pauls see - Dictionary of National Biography.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Given by Colonel Humphrey Paget, grandson of R.W. Church, 1968.

Related Materials

Notebooks and diaries of R.W. Church are MSS. Eng. misc. e. 1209-1216.
Title
Correspondence and papers of R.W. Church, and other members of the Church family
Status
Completed
Date
EAD version 2018
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

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