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Papers Connected with the Fairfax Family

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Papers connected with the Fairfax family, including portraits, pedigree notes, correspondence and papers.

Dates

  • 1602-1832

Extent

0.88 Linear metres (8 boxes)

Language of Materials

  • English
  • Latin

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS Fairfax 30, fols. 1-2].
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Full range of shelfmarks:

MSS. Fairfax 30-37

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 12949

Abstract

Papers Connected with the Fairfax Family

Biographical / Historical

Fairfax Family, Barons Fairfax of Cameron.

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, nos. 31064-71.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The papers were bought at the Cosens sale in July 1890.
Title
Papers Connected with the Fairfax Family
Status
Completed
Author
Collection Level Description by Emily Tarrant; EAD version 2020 by Alice Whichelow
Date
EAD version 2020
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
English

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Contact:
Weston Library
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Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom