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Cox Family 'Budget'


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The Cox family 'Budget', consists of letters and exercise books containing letters circulated by the ten children of J.C. Cox and his wife Marian, and later by the children of married siblings, 1906-85, with family news, comments on events of the day, and many enclosures (e.g. newspaper cuttings, parish and school magazines, photographs, postcards and printed material relating to women's hockey and cricket). Most of the enclosures have been removed, and are now kept as MSS. Eng. misc. c. 1025-34, and MS. Photogr. c. 12.


  • 1906-85


265 shelfmarks

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Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MSS. Eng. lett. c. 811].
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Full range of shelfmarks:

MSS. Eng. lett. c. 811-24; d. 533-752; Eng. misc. c. 1023-34, d. 1439-46 and MS. Photogr. c. 12

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 10293

Biographical / Historical

The Cox family consisted of J.C. Cox, his wife Marian, and their ten children.

Other Finding Aids

A full description is available in the Library.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The 'Budget' was kept latterly by Sir Christopher Cox (1899-1982), at New College, Oxford, and given to the Bodleian by Sir Christopher's brother, A.D.M. Cox, in 1987.
Cox Family 'Budget'
Emily Tarrant
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Repository Details

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Weston Library
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Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom