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19th-century Diaries and a Commonplace Book collected by Margaret Crompton

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  1. Commonplace book of Eliza Cooper, mid-19th century, including copies of poems, late 18th - mid-19th century, many by members of the George family of Bristol
  2. Intermittent diary entries by a woman, probably a member of the George family of Downside, near Bristol, 1875-84
  3. Diaries of Elizabeth Hannah Otway (née Batt), written mainly in Ireland, 1850-8, 1870-5

Dates

  • 19th cent.

Extent

4 shelfmarks

Language of Materials

English

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MSS. Eng. misc. e. 1339].
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Full range of shelfmarks:

MSS. Eng. misc. e. 1339-40, e. 1342-3

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 12886

Other Finding Aids

A full description is available in the Library.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The collection was given to the Library by Margaret N. Crompton in 1982.
Title
19th-century Diaries and a Commonplace Book collected by Margaret Crompton
Status
Completed
Author
Emily Tarrant
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Contact:
Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom