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Papers of James Ingram

 Collection

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Mainly correspondence, with a journal and an account book.

Dates

  • 1716-1856

Extent

0.25 Linear metres (3 physical shelfmarks)

Language of Materials

English

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Eng. c. 6842, fols. 1-2].
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Full range of shelfmarks:

MSS. Eng. c. 6842, e. 3324-5

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 15196

Overview

Papers of James Ingram (1774-1850), Anglo-Saxon scholar and President of Trinity College, Oxford, 1716-1856

Biographical / Historical

James Ingram (1774-1850), Anglo-Saxon scholar and President of Trinity College, Oxford, see Dictionary of National Biography.

Custodial History

The papers were owned by a descendant of James Ingram living in Australia.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Given by Dr. Grosvenor Burfitt-Williams, 1994.

Related Materials

The Bodleian Library also holds Ingram's antiquarian and literary notebooks (Dep. d. 699-703, e. 302); his journals of tours through England, 1802 (Dep. e. 303-4), and his topographical collections (MS. Top. gen. d. 32). In addition there are many of Ingram's letters scattered throughout other collections in the Library.
Title
Catalogue of the papers of James Ingram, 1716-1856
Status
Completed
Author
Finding aid prepared by Anna Dunn
Date
2001
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

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