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Papers of Eleanora Reay

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Comprises of Eleanora Reay's authograph album and loose items from 1785-1839.

Dates

  • 1785-1839

Extent

0.2 Linear metres (2 physical shelfmarks)

Language of Materials

English

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. Dep. e. 486, fols. 1-2].
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Full range of shelfmarks:

MSS. Dep. c. 957, e. 486

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 15133

Overview

Autograph album and loose papers of Eleanora Reay, 1785-1839.

Biographical / Historical

Eleanora Reay was the daughter of George Hargreave of Hoddlesdon Hall in Haslingden, Lancashire. She married Stephen Reay in 1832. He became a sub-librarian at the Bodleian Library in Oxford. She died in 1861, just 19 days before her husband.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Deposited by Sir Christopher Audland, 2002.
Title
Catalogue of the papers of Eleanora Reay, 1785-1839
Status
Completed
Author
Finding aid prepared by C. Parker
Date
Nov. 2002
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

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