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Archive of James E. Thorold Rogers and his family


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Rogers's papers include diaries, correspondence and other papers.


  • Creation: 1796-20th century


1.55 Linear metres (25 boxes)

Language of Materials

  • English
  • French
  • Latin

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MSS. Eng. misc. c. 583, fols. 1-2].

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Full range of shelfmarks:

MSS. Eng. misc. c. 583-586, d. 902, e. 855, f. 476-498, g. 100-101; Eng. lett. c. 334; Eng. poet. e. 131, f. 31

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 13528


Archive of James E. Thorold Rogers and his family

Biographical / Historical

James Edwin Thorold Rogers (1823-1890) was an MP, a political economist and a historian. Details are given in the Dictionary of National Biography.

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. I, nos. 44258-322

A fuller description, including the box list of uncatalogued material, is available in the Library.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The papers were acquired by the Library in 1953 and 1982.

Catalogue of the archive of James E. Thorold Rogers and his family
Collection Level Description by Emily Tarrant; EAD version 2019 by Alice Whichelow
EAD version 2019
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Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom