Diary of Andrew Clark
Diary of Andrew Clark recording daily impressions of 'such echoes of the Great War as reached the rectory from outside', and containing official bulletins and leaflets, letters, postcards and newspaper cuttings.
- August 1914-December 1919
4.60 Linear metres (92 boxes)
Language of Materials
Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MSS. Eng. hist. e. 88, fols. 1-2].
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MSS. Eng. hist. e. 88-177c
Collection ID (for staff)
CMD ID 13631
Diary of Andrew Clark, Aug. 1914-Dec. 1919, recording daily impressions.
Biographical / Historical
Andrew Clark (1856-1922) was rector of Great Leighs, Essex, and an antiquary.
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. I, nos. 40229-320.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
The diary was given to the Library by Andrew Clark, 1915-1920.
Selections from the diary are published as Echoes of the Great War, ed. James Munson (Oxford, 1985).
- Diary of Andrew Clark
- Collection Level Description by Emily Tarrant; EAD version 2019 by Alice Whichelow
- EAD version 2019
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