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Archive of Henry Minn

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Archive of Henry Minn, mainly transcripts and extracts from records, with some records of Oxford societies and manuscripts collected by Minn.

Dates

  • 19th-20th century

Extent

2.25 Linear metres (39 boxes)

Language of Materials

  • English

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MSS. Top. Oxon. b. 290, fols. 1-2].
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Full range of shelfmarks:

MSS. Top. Oxon. b. 290, c. 763-766, d. 944-967, e. 618-626, f. 97-98, g. 21

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 13577

Abstract

Archive of Henry Minn, 19th-20th century.

Biographical / Historical

Henry Minn (1870-1961) was an Oxford watch maker, antiquary and, from 1935, a member of the Bodleian Library's extra staff.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The archive was bequeathed to the Library by Minn in 1961.

Related Materials

See also Henry Minn Collection (MSS. Minn 1-22, 25-6, 28, 30-33, 35-39, 42, 46, 48, 55-58, 60-74, 77, 79-81, 83-92, 94, 96, 99-106, 108-9, 114-117, 134-138/1, 140, 144, 146-49, 151, 153-166, 169-177, 182-4, 187-9, 191, 195-208, 213-218, 220a-221e, 222a-41) and Topographical Collections of Henry Minn (MSS. Top. Oxon. d. 489-509, d. 512-13, e. 384).
Title
Catalogue of the archive of Henry Minn
Status
Completed
Author
Collection Level Description by Emily Tarrant; EAD version 2020 by Pauline Soum-Paris
Date
EAD version 2020
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Contact:
Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom