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Archive of Francis Sydney Marvin

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Papers of Francis Sydney Marvin and of his wife Edith, consisting of:
  1. Letters to F.S. Marvin, 1884-1936
  2. Letters from 'M' [F.S. Marvin] to Elsie [Franklin], 1929-1930
  3. Letters to Edith Marvin, 1896-1937
  4. Papers and letters of Edith Marvin relating to family endowment schemes in Australia, 1919-1926
  5. Miscellaneous papers and photographs, 1881-1902
  6. Handlist of the letters in the collection, compiled by Gillian Sutherland

Dates

  • 1884-1937

Extent

3.12 Linear metres (42 boxes)

Language of Materials

  • English

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MSS. Eng. lett. c. 257, fols. 1-2].
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Full range of shelfmarks:

MSS. Eng. lett. c. 257-268, d. 248-265, e. 104-110; Eng. misc. b. 95, c. 470, c. 483

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 13810

Abstract

Archive of Francis Sydney Marvin

Biographical / Historical

Francis Sydney Marvin (1863-1943) was an educationalist and historian. Details are given in Who Was Who.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The papers were given to the Library in 1967.
Title
Catalogue of archive of Francis Sydney Marvin
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

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