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An 18th- or early 19th-cent. copy of the journal of Francis Tallents

An 18th- or early 19th-cent. copy of the journal of Francis Tallents
Shelfmark: MS. Don. d. 115
Extents: 343 Leaves
Dates: 18th- or early 19th-century
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'1831. Stoke Poges Parish Memorandum Book. S. Godolphin Osborne'

'1831. Stoke Poges Parish Memorandum Book. S. Godolphin Osborne'
Shelfmark: MS. Top. Bucks e. 1
Extents: 218 Leaves
Dates: Written in 1831 and following years by S. G. Osborne
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An Account of James Hepburn Earl Bothwell ... after his flight from Scotland

'An Account of James Hepburn Earl Bothwell ... after his flight from Scotland,' written in A.D. 1846.
Shelfmark: MS. Add. C. 56
Extents: 130 Leaves
Dates: written in A.D. 1846
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Account of the siege of Kimberley by James Robertson (photocopy)

Account of the siege of Kimberley, 1899-1900, by James Robertson. Photocopied manuscript.
Shelfmark: MSS.Afr.r.227
Extents: 43 ff.
Dates: 1899-1900
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Additional papers of Sir Ronald Syme

Additional papers of Sir Ronald Syme (1903-1989), classical historian.
Extents: 10.05 linear metres (67 physical shelfmarks)
Dates: 1830s-1990s
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Album relating to Wroxton Abbey with two papal bulls

Album relating to Wroxton Abbey with two papal bulls
Extents: 0.22 Linear metres (2 boxes)
Dates: 1839-1913
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An alphabetical list of Irish places mentioned in Irish history

An alphabetical list of Irish places mentioned in Irish history
Shelfmark: MS. Top. Ireland c. 1
Extents: 250 pages
Dates: Written in about 1830 by E. O'Reilly
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Annals of the Civil Wars of York and Lancaster

Annals of the Civil Wars of York and Lancaster, written in A.D. 1803-1806 by M. Noble.
Extents: 0.10 linear metres (2 boxes)
Dates: written in A.D. 1803-1806 by M. Noble
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Anonymous fishing journal

Anonymous fishing journal
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. misc. e. 89
Extents: 56 Leaves
Dates: June 1830-Feb 1831
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'Antiquities and memoirs of the Parish of Myddle [Middle in Shropshire], written by Richard Gough, anno ætat. suae 66, A.D. 1700'

'Antiquities and memoirs of the Parish of Myddle [Middle in Shropshire], written by Richard Gough, anno ætat. suae 66, A.D. 1700'
Shelfmark: MS. Top. Salop. c. 4
Extents: 360 pages
Dates: Written about 1833-1834
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Archive of A.J. Carlyle

Archive of A.J. Carlyle
Extents: 0.37 linear metres (5 boxes)
Dates: 1867-1970
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Archive of Alfred E. Hippisley

Correspondence, diary and memoirs, miscellaneous papers and photographs of Alfred E. Hippisley (1848-1939), British Customs Official in China. Predominantly in English, some Chinese material also present.
Extents: 2.5 linear metres (18 physical shelfmarks)
Dates: 1842-1940
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Archive of Arnold Joseph Toynbee

Comprises extensive working correspondence, papers and photographs
Extents: 26.5 linear metres (173 physical shelfmarks)
Dates: 1895-1978
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Archive of Carlile Aylmer Macartney

Papers of Carlile Aylmer Macartney (1895-1978), historian and author, relating to Europe in the interwar period and during the Second World War.
Extents: 3.7 linear metres (37 physical shelfmarks)
Dates: 1895-1964
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Archive of C.H. Pearson

Archive of C.H. Pearson
Extents: 1.08 linear metres (18 boxes)
Dates: 1841-1926
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Archive of Dr. Bulkeley Bandinel

Thirteen volumes, chiefly Dr. Bulkeley Bandinel's notebooks, 15th-19th century.
Extents: 1.43 linear metres (13 boxes)
Dates: 15th-19th century
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Archive of Edward Humphry Lane Poole, Provincial Commissoner

Correspondence and papers of Edward Humphry Lane Poole (1888-1961), Provincial Commissioner of Northern Rhodesia
Extents: 2.1 linear metres (10 boxes; 14 digital shelfmarks)
Dates: 1909-2014
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Archive of Elizabeth, Lady Lewis, and the Lewis family

Papers of the Lewis family, 19th-20th cent., mainly letters to Elizabeth, Lady Lewis (1844-1931)
Extents: 2.5 linear metres (25 physical shelfmarks)
Dates: 1849-1982
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Archive of Frederick Sylvester North Douglas, MP for Banbury

Correspondence, journals and papers of Frederick Sylvester North Douglas (1791-1819), MP for Banbury 1812-19.
Extents: 4.35 linear metres (29 physical shelfmarks)
Dates: Mainly 1805-19
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Archive of George John Romanes

Papers of George John Romanes, 1867-93, mainly relating to his work in evolutionary biology. Also includes papers of his wife, Ethel Romanes, 1882-1927.
Extents: 0.75 linear metres (5 physical shelfmarks)
Dates: 1867-1927

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  • Indexed subjects: History X
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Indexed subjects
19th century 256
20th century 115
History 45
18th century 32
Local history 21
17th century 18
Oxfordshire (England) 16
16th century 11
Literature 11
Lectures and lecturing 10
Great Britain -- Politics and government -- 20th century 9
Africa, Southern -- History 8
Diaries 8
21st century 7
Antiquarians 7
Berkshire (England) 7
Great Britain -- Politics and government -- 19th century 7
Photography -- History -- 19th century 7
Academic writing 6
Great Britain -- Colonies -- Administration 6
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Great Britain -- History 6
Great Britain -- History -- Civil War, 1642-1649 6
India 6
London (England) 6
World War, 1914-1918 6
Historians 5
Religion 5
Africa -- History -- 20th century 4
Correspondence 4
England 4
Geography 4
Great Britain -- History -- Stuarts, 1603-1714 4
Natural history 4
South Africa -- History -- Frontier Wars, 1811-1878 4
Zimbabwe -- History -- 1890-1965 4
x - 15th century 4
Antiquities 3
Australia -- History 3
Church 3
Commonplace books 3
Diaries -- 19th century 3
Europe -- Politics and government 3
Genealogy 3
Great Britain -- Topography 3
Kenya -- History -- 1895-1963 3
Labour Party (Great Britain) -- History -- 20th Century 3
Letters 3
Library catalogs 3
Manuscripts 3
Mexico -- History 3
Music 3
Natural history -- Societies, etc. 3
Northamptonshire (England) 3
Photographs 3
Public works -- Kenya 3
Railroad engineering -- Uganda 3
Science -- History -- 19th century 3
Shropshire (England) 3
South Africa -- History -- 1836-1909 3
South African War, 1899-1902 3
Suffolk (England) 3
Warwickshire (England) 3
World War, 1939-1945 3
Abingdon (England) -- History 2
Africa 2
Africa -- History -- 19th century 2
Africa, Southern -- History -- 20th century 2
Asia -- History -- 20th century 2
Authors 2
Autobiography 2
Bodleian Library 2
Books 2
Botany 2
British South Africa Company 2
Buckinghamshire (England) 2
China -- History 2
Chinese literature -- Translations into English 2
Church history 2
Church of England -- Clergy 2
Devon (England) 2
Drawing 2
Education 2
England -- Social life and customs -- 19th century 2
English literature 2
Europe -- History 2
Gloucestershire (England) 2
Great Britain -- Colonies -- Hong Kong -- Administration -- 20th century 2
Great Britain -- History, Military 2
Great Britain -- Politics and Government 2
Greece -- History 2
Hampshire (England) 2
History, Modern 2
India -- History -- 19th century 2
India -- History -- Sepoy Rebellion, 1857-1858 2
Inscriptions, Latin 2
Ireland -- History 2
Italy -- Description and travel 2
Jamaica -- History 2
Jameson's Raid, 1895-1896 2
Kimberley (South Africa) -- History -- Siege, 1899-1900 2
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Indexed names
Rhodes | Cecil John | 1853-1902 | imperialist, colonial politician and mining entrepreneur 9
University of Oxford 9
British South Africa Company 5
British Records Association 4
The British and Foreign Anti-Slavery Society 4
Ashmolean Natural History Society of Oxfordshire 3
Bellamy | Frank Arthur | fl 1870-1930 | pharmacist 3
Conservative Party 3
Kenya | Public Works Department 3
Loubat | Joseph Florimond | 1831-1927 | Duke of Loubat | bibliophile, antiquarian, sportsman, and philanthropist 3
Ross | William Mcgregor | 1876-1940 | Director of Public Works East Africa Protectorate 3
Talbot | William Henry Fox | 1800-1877 | MP, pioneer of photography 3
Africa Bureau | 1952 - 1978 2
Bandinel | Bulkeley | 1781-1861 | Bodley's Librarian 2
Bonaparte | Napoleon | 1769-1821 | Emperor of the French 2
Cardwell | Edward | 1787-1861 | Church Historian 2
Clarke | Henry | 1828-1907 | Church of England clergyman and politician 2
Conservative Party | Conservative Central Office 2
Freeman | Edward Augustus | 1823-1892 | historian 2
Froude | James Anthony | 1818-1894 | historian 2
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Gardiner | Samuel Rawson | 1829-1902 | Historian 2
Gough | Richard | 1735-1809 | antiquary 2
Green | Mary Anne Everett | 1818-1895 | Historian 2
Hyde | Henry | 1710-1753 | Viscount Cornbury 2
Lugard | Frederick John Dealtry | 1858-1945 | Baron Lugard of Abinger | colonial administrator, soldier and author 2
Macray | William Dunn | 1826-1916 | Rector of Ducklington, Antiquary, and Archivist 2
Reade | Edward Anderdon | 1807-1886 | Bengal Civil Servant and Historian 2
Ross | Isabel | 1885-1964 | history teacher and founder of the East African Women's League 2
Ruskin | John | 1819-1900 | author, artist, and social reformer 2
Taunt | Henry William | 1842-1922 | photographer and antiquary 2
Thomas | Vaughan | 1775-1858 | Antiquary and Philanthropist 2
Turner | William Henry | d. 1880 | Oxfordshire antiquary 2
Vaughan | Henry Halford | 1811-1885 | Historian 2
Acland | Sarah Angelina | 1849-1930 | Fellow of Royal Photographic Society and Royal Society of Arts 1
Acland | family | 1800-2000 | Baronets | Oxford 1
Acworth | Angus Whiteford | b 1898 | architect 1
Aitchison | Bessie | née Hines | fl 1899 | school teacher 1
Andrews | Charles Freer | 1871-1940 | publicist 1
Appiah | Enid Margaret | 1921–2006 | née Cripps | anthologist and charity worker 1
Arkwright | Godfrey Edward Pellew | 1864-1944 | bibliographer of 16th-18th century music 1
Ashby | Ida | fl 1878-1879 1
Ashmolean Society | see Ashmolean Natural History Society of Oxfordshire. 1
Asquith | Herbert Henry | 1852-1928 | 1st Earl of Oxford and Asquith | statesman 1
Asquith | Margaret Emma Alice (Margot) | 1864-1945 | née Tennant | Countess of Oxford and Asquith | political hostess and diarist 1
Augustenburg | Caroline Amalie | of | 1796-1881 | queen consort of King Christian VIII of Denmark 1
Bacon | Dame | Elizabeth | c.1541-1621 | also Elizabeth Doyley and Elizabeth Periam | aristocrat 1
Baker | Julian Alleyne | 1845-1922 | admiral 1
Baker | Samuel | fl 1815-1816 1
Ball | H W | fl 1800-1899 | of Barton on Humber 1
Barclay | Alexander | fl 1853 | surgeon 1
Barham | John Foster | 1799-1838 | Politician 1
Barnby | Henry George | fl 1966 1
Bayly | George Croker | fl 1894-1915 | colonial police officer 1
Bayly | P.H. Hamilton | fl 1936-1960 | employee of Colonial Prison Service 1
Beatty | David | fl 1899-1952 | colonial civil servant 1
Beatty | Robert | fl 1856 1
Beethoven | Ludwig van | 1770-1827 | German composer and pianist 1
Bell | Charles Francis | 1871-1966 | Art Historian 1
Berlin | Aline Elisabeth Yvonne | b 1915 | née de Gunzbourg | formerly Strauss, Halban | wife of Sir Isaiah Berlin 1
Berlin | Mendel Borisovich | 1884-1953 | timber and bristle trader 1
Berlin | Mussa Marie | 1880-1974 | née Volshonok | wife of Mendel Berlin 1
Berlin | Sir | Isaiah | 1909-1997 | Knight | historian and philosopher 1
Berlin | family 1
Betham | William | 1749-1839 | Antiquary and clergyman 1
Bierstadt | Edward | 1824-1906 | photographer 1
Blacker | J | fl 1800-1840 | Major 1
Blenheim Palace 1
Blome | Richard | bap. 1635, d. 1705 | Cartographer and bookseller 1
Blomfield | James Charles | 1821-1895 | Rector of Launton Antiquary 1
Bollaert | William | 1807-1876 | Author and explorer 1
Bourke | Richard | 1777-1855 | Sir | Knight General Colonial Governor 1
Braun | Helene Margarete Hedwig Hildburg | 1910-2004 | née Weber 1
Braun | Konrad Ernst Leonard | 1896-1969 | lawyer and judge, Quaker scholar 1
Braun | Thomas Felix Rudolf Gerhard | 1935-2008 | classicist and Dean of Merton College, Oxford 1
Bridges | Robert Seymour | 1844-1930 | Poet Laureate 1
Briggs | John | 1785-1875 | General and Indian Administrator 1
Bright | Edith | d 1929 | nee Turner | suffragette and wife of Allan Heywood Bright 1
Briscoe | A. | Tindale | fl. c.1895 1
British Association for the Advancement of Science 1
British Land Trust Board | Vanuatu 1
British South Africa Company | Medals 1
British and Foreign Bible Society 1
Bromet | William | d.1850 | Physician and an antiquary 1
Brooke | Charles Anthony Johnson | 1829-1917 | Sir | Knight 2nd Rajah of Sarawak 1
Brooke | James | 1803-1868 | Sir | Knight Rajah of Sarawak 1
Brooke | John Brooke | d 1868 | nephew of Sir James Brooke 1
Brooke | family | Rajahs of Sarawak 1
Brooke | family | Sarawak | Great Britain 1
Brown | Alexander Denis | Burnett- | d. 1966 | Colonel 1
Bruce | John | 1802-1869 | Antiquary 1
Bulwer-Lytton | Rosina Doyle | 1802-1882 | wife of 1st Baron Lytton | novelist 1
Burnett-Brown | Anthony Maxwell | fl. 1940-2000 1
Burnett-Brown | Katharine Mary | d. 1971 1
Buxton | Sir | Thomas Fowell | 1786-1845 | 1st Baronet | Philanthropist 1
Buxton | Thomas Fowell | 1837-1915 | Sir | 3rd baronet MP governor of South Australia 1
Caley | John | bap. 1760-1834 | antiquary 1
Cameron | Julia Margaret | 1815-1879 | photographer 1
Canning Jarrah Timber Company Limited | Australia 1
Cardew | family | 1842-1916 | colonial soldiers, officers and administrators 1
Carlyle | Alexander James | 1861-1943 | Historian of Political Thought 1
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Language
Latin 20
French 16
German 8
Greek, Modern (1453-) 4
Italian 4
Chinese 3
Afrikaans 2
Hebrew 2
Russian 2
English, Old (ca.450-1100) 1
Basque 1
Cornish 1
Czech 1
Danish 1
Dutch; Flemish 1
Irish 1
Greek, Ancient (to 1453) 1
Hungarian 1
Polish 1
Romanian; Moldavian; Moldovan 1