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Sutherland Manuscripts

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Manuscript volumes in the Sutherland collection, written in A.D. 1550-1849.

Dates

  • 1550-1849

Extent

0.88 Linear metres (8 volumes)

Language of Materials

  • English

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. Sutherland 43, fols. 1-2].
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Full range of shelfmarks:

MSS. Sutherland 43, 51, 132-134, 133*, 134*; X.1.35.

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 20609

Abstract

Manuscript volumes in the Sutherland collection, written in A.D. 1550-1849.

Biographical / Historical

Alexander Hendras Sutherland (1753–1820) was a merchant. Alexander Hendras Sutherland and his wife Charlotte Sutherland formed a collection of historical prints and drawings.

Other Finding Aids

Falconer Madan, et al., A summary catalogue of western manuscripts in the Bodleian Library at Oxford which have not hitherto been catalogued in the Quarto series (7 vols. in 8 [vol. II in 2 parts], Oxford, 1895-1953; reprinted, with corrections in vols. I and VII, Munich, 1980), vol. V, nos. 28463-28468, 30689-30690.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The Sutherland Collection, of which the manuscripts are part, was presented by Mrs. Charlotte Sutherland in 1837, and came to the Library in 1839.

Sutherland 43 was given by Mrs. Charlotte Sutherland in 1843.

X.1.35 was presented on Aug. 16, 1849.
Title
Sutherland Manuscripts
Status
Completed
Author
EAD version 2020 by Pauline Soum-Paris
Date
EAD version 2020
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

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