Archive of Henry Minn
Archive of Henry Minn, mainly transcripts and extracts from records, with some records of Oxford societies and manuscripts collected by Minn.
- Creation: 19th-20th century
2.25 Linear metres (39 boxes)
Language of Materials
Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MSS. Top. Oxon. b. 290, fols. 1-2].
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
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.
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. 54587-54627.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
The archive was bequeathed to the Library by Minn in 1961.
- Catalogue of the archive of Henry Minn
- Collection Level Description by Emily Tarrant; EAD version 2020 by Pauline Soum-Paris
- EAD version 2020
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- Script of description