Papers of A.J. Carlyle
Papers of A.J. Carlyle and of his wife and daughters, consisting of:
- Letters and papers of Carlyle, 1867-1941
- Notebook of Carlyle as tutor at University College, Oxford, containing lists of pupils and marks awarded, 1908-22
- Letters and papers, 1909-70, including, letters to Mrs Rebecca M. Carlyle, 1909-28; letters to Margaret and Mary Carlyle, 1919-64; and letters from publishers about Carlyle's published works, 1955-65, with royalty statements, 1955-70
- Two household account books of Mrs Rebecca M. Carlyle, 1896-1908, 1914-18
5 shelfmarks (0.55 linear metres)
Language of Materials
Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MSS. Eng. lett. c. 481].
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Full range of shelfmarks:
MSS. Eng. lett. c. 481-2; Eng. misc. e. 1126-8
Collection ID (for staff)
CMD ID 13603
Biographical / Historical
Alexander James Carlyle (1861-1943) was a historian of political thought. 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. I, nos. 41430-4.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
The papers were given by his executors in 1972.
- Papers of A.J. Carlyle
- Emily Tarrant
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