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Papers of the Morton, Dorville and Gorham Families

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Papers of the Morton, Dorville and Gorham families, including journals and diaries, correspondence, accounts, catalogues of books, notebooks, and wills and settlements, including:
  1. Journal by Joseph Morton of voyages to Holland, 1789, and Denmark, 1791
  2. Catalogues of the libraries of J.P. D'Orville, late 18th cent., and George and Elizabeth Dorville, early 19th cent.
  3. Diary of Anne Dorville, 1825-1837
  4. Diaries of Mrs H.S. Gorham (Clara Dorville Morton), 1886-1907

Dates

  • 18th-20th cent.

Extent

70 shelfmarks

Language of Materials

English

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MSS. Eng. misc. b. 303].
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Full range of shelfmarks:

MSS. Eng. misc. b. 303-10, c. 729, d. 350-352, e. 363-367, e. 398, e. 1197-1199, f. 651, g. 18-58, g. 231; Eng. hist. e. 213; Eng. lett. d. 142, e. 195; Eng. th. d. 40, d. 42; Top. gen. c. 113

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 8057, 8080