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G.J. Dew's Collection of Oxfordshire Drawings and Engravings

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Drawings, 19th century, by Joseph Wilkins of the villages of Deddington, Lower Heyford and Steeple Aston; also of churches in Oxfordshire and Northamptonshire (mostly in the Bicester area; again Lower Heyford is well represented); and other miscellaneous engravings (mid 18th-mid 19th century), with one of Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire; and photographs of Bicester taken in 1902.

Dates

  • mid 18th-19th cent.

Extent

3 shelfmarks

Language of Materials

English

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. Dep. a. 48].
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Full range of shelfmarks:

Dep. a. 48, b. 188, b. 204

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 12894

Biographical / Historical

George James Dew (1846-1928) lived in Lower Heyford, Oxfordshire. Some of his diaries relating to village life, and the poor law, have been published.

Joseph Wilkins (1820-91) was a topographical artist who lived in Deddington.

Other Finding Aids

A description is available in the Library, where there is also a card index to unpublished catalogues.
Title
G.J. Dew's Collection of Oxfordshire Drawings and Engravings
Status
Completed
Author
Susan Thomas
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

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