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Benson Family Papers (ii)

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Benson family papers, including correspondence and papers, 1770-1823, and a sketch-book of Mary E. Benson, 1874-1983.

Dates

  • 1770-1884

Extent

0.16 Linear metres (2 boxes)

Language of Materials

  • English

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MSS. Eng. misc. c. 512, fols. 1-2].
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MSS. Eng. misc. c. 512; Top. gen. d. 57

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 12787

Abstract

Benson Family Papers (ii)

Biographical / Historical

The Benson family of Halifax, Yorks, were ancestors of E.W. Benson, Archbishop of Canterbury.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The papers were bought from Peter Eaton in 1971.
Title
Benson Family Papers (ii)
Status
Published
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