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Archive of F.W. Dyer

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Papers of F.W. Dyer, consisting of:
  1. Papers, including printed pamphlets, letters and notebooks, relating to Lingualumina, 1876-1906
  2. Bundles of slips compiled by Dyer for Lingualumina, containing abstractions, classifications, dichotomies and histories of various subjects
  3. Accounts by Dyer of his inventions, with some personal papers
  4. Miscellaneous manuscripts and printed items
  5. Printed pamphlets, mainly on scientific subjects, many annotated by Dyer

Dates

  • 1875-1906

Extent

2.13 Linear metres (39 boxes)

Language of Materials

  • English

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MSS. Eng. misc. c. 754, fols. 1-2].
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Full range of shelfmarks:

MSS. Eng. misc. c. 754-756, e. 1246-1280; Eng. lett. d. 478

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 12927

Abstract

Archive of F.W. Dyer

Biographical / Historical

Frederick William Dyer (d. 1906) was an inventor.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The papers were given to the Library, c.1906.
Title
Catalogue of the archive of F.W. Dyer
Status
Completed
Author
Collection Level Description by Emily Tarrant; EAD version 2019 by Alice Whichelow
Date
EAD version 2019
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

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Weston Library
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