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Papers of Sir Thomas Coventry as treasurer of the Inner Temple

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MS. Eng. hist. b. 218

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Papers of Sir Thomas Coventry as treasurer of the Inner Temple, comprising:
  1. Fols. 1-26. petitions from members of the Inner Temple to Coventry, mainly concerning the allocation of chambers, [1618]-1621, n.d.
  2. Fols. 27-60. agenda for meetings of the Inner Temple Parliament, annotated by Coventry, and draft minutes of Parliamentary business, 1618-21
  3. Fols. 61-4. lists of students
  4. Fols. 65-91. craftsmen's receipts and bills for building work, mainly on Figtree Court, 1621-4.

Dates

  • 1618-1624

Extent

91 Leaves

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Eng. hist. b. 218, fols. 1-2].
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Shelfmark:

MS. Eng. hist. b. 218

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 16308

Overview

Papers of Sir Thomas Coventry as treasurer of the Inner Temple, 1618-1924.

Biographical / Historical

Sir Thomas Coventry, 1578-1640, 1st Baron Coventry, was a prominent English lawyer, politician and judge during the early 17th century.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Bought from Theodore Hofmann, 1972.
Title
Papers of Sir Thomas Coventry as treasurer of the Inner Temple, 1618-1924
Status
Completed
Date
EAD version 2019 by Alice Whichelow
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

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