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Papers of E. S. de Beer


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De Beer's papers include correspondence, papers delivered by de Beer to various societies, and inventories and valuations of the household effects of de Beer Photographs, including some of de Beer and of L. F. Powell, are MS. Photogr. c. 19, fols. 1-11, 23-5.


  • 1931-1990


1.35 Linear metres (11 shelfmarks)

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Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MSS. Eng. c. 3114, fols. 1-2].
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MSS. Eng. c. 3114-23, d. 2385

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 7145


Papers of Esdmond Samuel de Beer (1895-1990), historical scholar and editor.

Biographical / Historical

Esmond Samuel de Beer (1895-1990) was the editor of John Evelyn's diary and John Locke's letters. Details are given in Who Was Who.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Bequeathed, with MS. Facs. e. 54, to the Friends of the National Libraries, and given by them, 1992.
Papers of E. S. de Beer, 1931-1990
EAD version 2017
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