Additional papers of Sir Ronald Syme
Papers of Sir Ronald Syme including typescripts, manuscripts, letters, newscuttings, photographs, notes and index slips (mainly prosopographical notes and examples of Latin inscriptions).
10.05 Linear metres (67 physical shelfmarks)
Language of Materials
English, French, German, Greek, Italian, Latin and Turkish.
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Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark, and page reference if available, e.g. MS. 11378/1].
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Collection ID (for staff)
CMD ID 11378
Additional papers of Sir Ronald Syme (1903-1989), classical historian.
Biographical / Historical
Sir Ronald Syme (1903-1989) was a classical historian. For a fuller biography see the Oxford Dictionary of National Biography.
The papers have been kept as arranged by Wolfson College.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
On deposit from Wolfson College and received in 2000 and 2016.
- Catalogue of the additional papers of Sir Ronald Syme
- Finding aid prepared by EAD version by Marion Lowman and Megan Woodward
- Language of description