Archive of H.W.C. Davis
Notes and lectures, with some miscellaneous papers, of H.W.C. Davis, mainly relating to English and European history.
- 19th-20th century
5.21 linear metres (91 boxes)
Language of Materials
Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MSS. Top. Oxon. c. 594, fols. 1-2].
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MSS. Top. Oxon. c. 594-595, c. 598-604, c. 615-619, c. 624, d. 566-596, d. 624-633, e. 432-462, e. 479-518, f. 66
Collection ID (for staff)
CMD ID 13567
Archive of Henry William Carless Davis (1874-1928).
Biographical / Historical
Henry William Carless Davis (1874-1928) was Regius Professor of Modern History at Oxford. Details are given in the Dictionary of National Biography.
Other Finding Aids
M. Clapinson and T.D. Rogers, Summary Catalogue of Post-Medieval Western Manuscripts in the Bodleian Library Oxford. Acquisitions 1916-1975. (Oxford, 1991), vol. II, nos. 54797-54924.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
The archive was given to the Library, 1967-1970.
- Catalogue of the archive of H.W.C. Davis
- Collection Level Description by Emily Tarrant; EAD version 2020 by Pauline Soum-Paris
- EAD version 2020
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