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Letters to John May

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Letters to John May, mainly from members of the Coleridge family, 1810-1855, including letters from Sir John Taylor Coleridge, 1810-31.

Dates

  • 1810-1855

Extent

0.27 Linear metres (3 boxes)

Language of Materials

  • English

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MSS. Eng. lett. c. 289, fols. 1-2].
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MSS. Eng. lett. c. 289-290, d. 295

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 13220

Abstract

Letters to John May

Biographical / Historical

John May (1775-1856) was first Superintendent of the Metropolitan Police.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The letters were bought from T.R.G. Lawrence (Crewkerne) in 1970.
Title
Letters to John May
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