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Selections from letters written to dr. W. A. Greenhill

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MS. Autogr. d. 6
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Selections from letters written to dr. W. A. Greenhill, M.D., 1837-93, arranged in order of writers, see MS. Autogr. e. 4-5:

  1. Tait, archbp. Archibald Campbell, four (two lithographed), 1845?-78, with one of Jan. 29, 1883, from miss Agnes Tait (fol. 5, 10)
  2. A copy of part of a letter from dr. Robert Scott, dean of Rochester (fol. 13), criticising the mentions of himself in J. Pycroft's Oxford Memories, Feb. 22, 1887 (the original is in MS. Autogr. e. 5, at fol. 84)
  3. Jowett, Benjamin, twenty-five, 1837-92, some only portions of letters, and some to Mrs. Greenhill (fol. 17): with some printed papers relating to Jowett, and one from Lewis Campbell, July 1, 1894 (fol. 60)
  4. Lake, William Charles, dean of Durham, fourteen, 1844-93 (fol. 75)
  5. Walrond, Theodore, three, 1884-5 (fol. 102)


  • Creation: Written in 1837-1893


108 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • English

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Autogr. d. 6, fols. 1-2]

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MS. Autogr. d. 6

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 19401


Selections from letters written to dr. W. A. Greenhill

Biographical / Historical

William Alexander Greenhill (1814-1894) was a physician.

Other Finding Aids

Falconer Madan, et al., A summary catalogue of western manuscripts in the Bodleian Library at Oxford which have not hitherto been catalogued in the Quarto series (7 vols. in 8 [vol. II in 2 parts], Oxford, 1895-1953; reprinted, with corrections in vols. I and VII, Munich, 1980), vol. VI, no. 32540

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Presented by Miss Greenhill, of the Croft, Hastings, on Jan. 5, 1898, through the rev. Edward Marshall, a letter from whom, Jan. 4, 1898, is at fol. 1.

Physical Facet

On paper


10 7/8 × 9 in.

Selections from letters written to dr. W. A. Greenhill
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