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Papers of H.J.R. Murray relating to knight's tours

 Collection

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Murray's papers relating to knight's tours, are mainly typescript, with manuscript diagrams and notes.

Dates

  • 1915-1951

Extent

0.35 Linear metres (5 physical shelfmarks)

Language of Materials

English

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark, e.g. MS. Eng. e. 2719, fols. 1-2].
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Full range of shelfmarks:

MSS. Eng. c. 2817, d. 2370, e. 2719-2721

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 12525

Overview

Papers of H. J. R. Murray relating to knight's tours, 1915-1957, mainly typescript, with manuscript diagrams and notes.

Biographical / Historical

Harold James Ruthven Murray (1868-1955) was a chess player and historian of chess and board games.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Given by Dr. K. M. Elisabeth Murray, 1992

Related Materials

The papers are additional to the main collection of his papers given to the Library in 1955 (MSS. H. J. R. Murray 1-168).
Title
Catalogue of the papers of H.J.R. Murray relating to knight's tours
Status
Completed
Date
EAD version 2017
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

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