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Papers of Francis Sydney Marvin


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Papers of Francis Sydney Marvin and of his wife Edith, consisting of:
  1. Letters to F.S. Marvin, 1884-1936
  2. Letters from 'M' [F.S. Marvin] to Elsie [Franklin], 1929-1930
  3. Letters to Edith Marvin, 1896-1937
  4. Papers and letters of Edith Marvin relating to family endowment schemes in Australia, 1919-1926
  5. Miscellaneous papers and photographs, 1881-1902
  6. Handlist of the letters in the collection, compiled by Gillian Sutherland


  • 1884-1937


40 shelfmarks

Language of Materials


Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MSS. Eng. lett. c. 257].
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Full range of shelfmarks:

MSS. Eng. lett. c. 257-268, d. 248-265, e. 104-110; Eng. misc. b. 95, c. 470, c. 483

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 13810

Biographical / Historical

Francis Sydney Marvin (1863-1943) was an educationalist and historian. Details are given in Who Was Who.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The papers were given to the Library in 1967.
Papers of Francis Sydney Marvin
Emily Tarrant
Language of description

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom