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Papers of Richard Blaker


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Papers of Richard Blaker comprising:
  1. letters to Ann Mayo Owen (later Blaker), 1935-6
  2. letters to Mrs Blaker from various correspondents, with copies of some letters from her, 1938-48, 1967
  3. letters from Louis Golding, mainly to Blaker and his wife, c. 1918-47
  4. letters to Blaker from various correspondents, including his wife, 1935-8
  5. letters from Blaker to Louis Golding, 1926-39
  6. papers of Mrs Blaker, 1895-1971
  7. papers of Blaker, 1893-1940, n.d.
  8. a telegram to Louis Golding, 1940.


  • [c. 1893-1971]


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Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MSS. Eng. lett. c. 324].
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MSS. Eng. lett. c. 324-5

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 13570, 13571

Biographical / Historical

Richard Sidney Blaker (1893-1940) was an author. Details are given in Who Was Who.

Other Finding Aids

A description is available in the Library, where there is also a card index to unpublished catalogues.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Given to the Library in 1972 and (MS. Eng. lett. c. 325 fols. 92-136) in 1984.

Related Materials

See also the papers of R.S. Blaker (MSS. Eng. misc. b. 115, c. 554-62, d. 755-87, e. 705-11, f. 418; Eng. lett. c. 317-23, c. 326, d. 339).
Papers of Richard Blaker
Susan Thomas
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Repository Details

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Weston Library
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Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom