Copies of the Papers of Sydney Spencer
Typescript copies of papers of Sydney Spencer during the First World War, including letters and extracts from his diary.
Language of Materials
Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MSS. Eng. lett. d. 522; Eng. misc. d. 1250].
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MSS. Eng. lett. d. 522; Eng. misc. d. 1250
Collection ID (for staff)
CMD ID 13912
Biographical / Historical
Sydney Spencer was an undergraduate at the University of Oxford and was in active service during the First World War.
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. 41791-2.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
The copies were given to the Library by Spencer's sister, Mrs. Florence Image, in 1941.
- Copies of the Papers of Sydney Spencer
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