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Scrapbooks compiled by Mrs. M.R. Coker of Bicester House, Oxfordshire

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'Celebration books', scrapbooks compiled by Mrs Coker, containing letters, drawings, photographs, postcards, invitations, menus, programmes and other souvenirs of her activities and friends, 1913-78, with an index volume for 1913-50. The volumes relate to Mrs Coker's life at Downe House School, Kent, 1913-14, and then partly at Great Shelford, Cambridgeshire, 1913-20, Sutton Valence, Kent, 1920-3, Cirencester, Gloucestershire, 1926-30, and Bicester, 1930-78, and partly abroad in various countries.

Dates

  • 1913-78

Extent

40 shelfmarks

Language of Materials

English

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MSS. Eng. misc. d. 1022].
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Full range of shelfmarks:

MSS. Eng. misc. d. 1022-1061

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 13616

Biographical / Historical

Mrs M.R. Coker of Bicester House, Oxfordshire.

Other Finding Aids

A full description is available in the Library.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The volumes were bequeathed to the Library by Mrs M.R. Coker, 1978.
Title
Scrapbooks compiled by Mrs M.R. Coker of Bicester House, Oxfordshire
Status
Completed
Author
Emily Tarrant
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

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