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Archive of Samuel Gale

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MS. Top. gen. c. 66

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Archive of Samuel Gale, including:
  1. (fols. 2-22) notes on York minster;
  2. (fols. 23-26) letters to him, 1709-1718;
  3. (fols. 31-64) account of his tour through England, 1705;
  4. (fols. 66-118) drafts of his account of the ancient Danish horn in York minster, 1718;
  5. (fols. 119-122) observations on Kingsbury, Middx.;
  6. (fols. 123-131) treatise 'Of the religion of the Ancient Brittains'.

Dates

  • 18th century

Extent

131 Leaves

Language of Materials

English

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Top. gen. c. 66, fols. 1-2]
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Shelfmark:

MS. Top. gen. c. 66

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 7541

Overview

Archive of Samuel Gale, 18th century.

Biographical / Historical

Samuel Gale (1682–1754) was an English antiquary.

Custodial History

Given by Elizabeth Fleming to A. C. Ducarel, 1773 (note on fol. 1).

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Given by Thomas Loveday, 1948.
Title
Catalogue of the archive of Samuel Gale
Status
Completed
Date
EAD version 2019 by Pauline Soum-Paris
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

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