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Benson Family Papers (ii)

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Benson family papers, including correspondence and papers, 1770-1823, and a sketch-book of Mary E. Benson, 1874-1983.

Dates

  • 1770-1884

Extent

2 shelfmarks

Language of Materials

English

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MSS. Eng. misc. c. 512; Top. gen. d. 57].
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MSS. Eng. misc. c. 512; Top. gen. d. 57

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 12787

Biographical / Historical

The Benson family of Halifax, Yorks, were ancestors of E.W. Benson, Archbishop of Canterbury.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The papers were bought from Peter Eaton in 1971.
Title
Benson Family Papers (ii)
Status
Completed
Author
Emily Tarrant
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Contact:
Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom