Skip to main content

Guard-book of letters and papers

 Single Item
MS. Eng. lett. c. 12

  • How to
    request
Guard-book of letters and papers, including:
  1. (fols. 1-38, 43-75) business papers of Sir Robert Clayton, 1654-76
  2. (fols. 78-100) letters from Thomas Walker, 1640-1, mainly to his brother Edward, concerning the garrison at Carlisle
  3. (fols. 275-6) letter signed by Robert Dudley, Earl of Leicester, and others, to the Dean and Chapter of Hereford Cathedral, 1565.

Dates

  • 16th-20th cent.

Extent

280 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • English

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Eng. lett. c. 12, fols. 1-2]
Please see our help page for further guidance on citing archives and manuscripts.

Shelfmark:

MS. Eng. lett. c. 12

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 7249

Abstract

Guard-book of letters and papers

Biographical / Historical

Sir Robert Clayton (1629-1707) was an English banker and politician. Robert Dudley (1532/3-1588), Earl of Leicester, was an English courtier and magnate.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Acquired, 1931-48.
Title
Guard-book of letters and papers
Status
Completed
Date
EAD version 2019 by Alice Whichelow
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

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