Letters to Benjamin Harrison, Archdeacon of Maidstone
Letters to Benjamin Harriosn, 1854-1881, with printed charges to the clergy of the archdeaconry, 1854-1858, 1874.
Language of Materials
Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MSS. Eng. lett. d. 317].
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MSS. Eng. lett. d. 317-318
Collection ID (for staff)
CMD ID 12999
Biographical / Historical
Benjamin Harrison (1808-1887) was Archdeacon of Maidstone and a biblical scholar. Details are given in the Dictionary of National Biography.
Other Finding Aids
M. Clapinson and T.D. Rogers, Summary Catalogue of Post-Medieval Western Manuscripts in the Bodleian Library Oxford. Acquisitions 1916-1975. (Oxford, 1991), vol. I, nos. 41758-9.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
The letters were bought from Winifred A. Myers in 1972.
- Letters to Benjamin Harrison, Archdeacon of Maidstone
- Emily Tarrant
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