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Trinity college (Oxford) papers

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MS. Top. Oxon d. 82
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Trinity college (Oxford) papers, in chronological order, chiefly certificates from other colleges of the character of candidates for a Scholarship or Fellowship at Trinity. Among the candidates are:

  1. Charles Neate (cf. fol. 12), 1825
  2. T. G. Jackson, 1852
  3. Dr. Edward Moore, 1858

Some bear seals of their colleges. There are also many personal letters from well-known Oxford men to the rev. John Wilson (president of Trinity, who formed this collection of papers) 1838-65, including two from the rev. H. O. Coxe, 1843-46, partly about Trinity college MSS., and a few from bp. Wilberforce, 1846-60.


  • Creation: Written in 1825-1865 at Oxford


181 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • English

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Top. Oxon d. 82, fols. 1-2]

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MS. Top. Oxon d. 82

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 19640


Trinity college (Oxford) papers

Biographical / Historical

Biographical details unknown.

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. 34119

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Bought from A. Sutton, bookseller of Manchester (Catal. 163, art. 723), on Sept. 28, 1908.

Physical Facet

On paper


11 1/8 × 10 in.

Trinity college (Oxford) papers
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Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom