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Minutes, accounts, correspondence and general papers of the Oxford University Mermaid Club

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Minutes, accounts, correspondence and general papers of the Club.

Dates

  • 1910-c.1974

Extent

1.4 Linear metres (14 physical shelfmarks)

Language of Materials

English

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Eng. d. 2096, fols. 1-2.]
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Full range of shelfmarks:

MSS. Eng. c. 2271-2275, d. 2096-2097, e. 2305-2311

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 6930

Overview

Minutes, accounts, correspondence and general papers of the Oxford University Mermaid Club.

Biographical / Historical

The Oxford University Mermaid Club was a small undergraduate society founded in 1902 for reading 16th- and 17th-century English drama. The Club went into abeyance during both World Wars and was 'revived' at various dates.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The papers were given by Dr J.M. Thomas, New College, in 1989.

Related Materials

For the papers of the Club, 1902-1913, see MSS. Top. Oxon. c. 204, d. 135-138, e. 150.
Title
Catalogue of minutes, accounts, correspondence and general papers of the Oxford University Mermaid Club, 1910-c.1974
Status
Completed
Date
EAD version 2017
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Contact:
Weston Library
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Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom