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Archive of S.G. Dunn

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Papers of S.G. Dunn, consisting of:
  1. Notebooks as an undergraduate at Jesus College, Oxford, 1898-1902
  2. Pocket diaries, containing brief entries, with some details of journeys made in India, 1924-1930, and South Africa, 1935
  3. Notebooks containing notes and drafts, n.d.
  4. Notebook containing vocabulary of, and notes on, Hindi, n.d.
  5. Volume containing Latin and Greek verse exercises by pupils at Eton, ca. 1770-1785
  6. Journal of a tour in the Wye valley by G. Fisk, 1821
  7. Album of extracts in prose and verse belonging to Mrs Henry Windle, early 19th century
  8. Album of photographs of the Windle family of Walsall, Staffordshire, 19th-20th century

Dates

  • 19th-20th century

Extent

1.40 Linear metres (28 boxes)

Language of Materials

  • English
  • Latin
  • Greek, Ancient (to 1453)
  • Hindi

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MSS. Eng. misc. d. 615, fols. 1-2].
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Full range of shelfmarks:

MSS. Eng. misc. d. 615-617, d. 625, e. 564-567, f. 384-391; Top. Oxon. e. 387-401

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 10432

Abstract

Archive of S.G. Dunn

Biographical / Historical

Stanley Gerald Dunn (1879-1964) was Professor of English literature at Allahabad, India, and Witwatersrand, South Africa. Details are given in Who Was Who.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The papers were bequeathed by S.G. Dunn in 1964.
Title
Catalogue of the archive of S.G. Dunn
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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