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Correspondence of the Mann Family


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Correspondence of the Mann family, consisting of:

  1. Family correspondence, 1799-1842, including letters to Frederick William Mann, 1799-1811
  2. Correspondence of Gother Frederick Mann and his wife Margaret, c. 1845-1862
  3. Miscellaneous family correspondence, 1798-1909


  • Creation: 1789-1909


0.69 Linear metres (9 boxes)

Language of Materials

  • English

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MSS. Eng. lett. b. 9, fols. 1-2].

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Full range of shelfmarks:

MSS. Eng. lett. b. 9, c. 292-294, d. 303-306, e. 119

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 13207


Correspondence of the Mann Family, 1789-1909

Biographical / Historical

The Mann family of Guernsey included Frederick William Mann (1782-1871) and Gother Frederick Mann (1817-1881), Major General.

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. 40481-9.

A calendar of the correspondence is available in the Library and at the National Register of Archives.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The correspondence was given to the Library in 1970.

Correspondence of the Mann 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
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Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom