Archive accumulated by Sir Arthur Cowley
Papers accumulated by Sir Arthur Cowley as a member of library sub-committees of the International Committee of Intellectual Co-operation of the League of Nations.
- Creation: 1926-1931
0.88 Linear metres (8 boxes)
Language of Materials
Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MSS. Eng. hist. c. 1045, fols. 1-2].
Full range of shelfmarks:
MSS. Eng. hist. c. 1045-1052
Collection ID (for staff)
CMD ID 13621
Archive accumulated by Sir Arthur Cowley, 1926-1931, as a member of library sub-committees of the International Committee of Intellectual Co-operation of the League of Nations.
Biographical / Historical
Sir Arthur Ernest Cowley (1861-1931), was Bodley's Librarian, 1919-1931. 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. 40061-8.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Acquisition details unknown.
- Catalogue of archive accumulated by Sir Arthur Cowley
- Collection Level Description by Emily Tarrant; EAD version 2019 by Alice Whichelow
- EAD version 2019
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