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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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1999 South African Election Material

Election policy documents, videos, posters and leaflets, various parties; address of Nelson Mandela to the last session of the first Parliament; National Women's Day leaflet, [1997]; Job Creation Trust leaflet, 1999.
Extents: 6 boxes
Dates: [1999]
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An Abridgement of Livy's Roman History

An Abridgement of Livy's Roman History, written in the second half of the 18th century.
Shelfmark: MS. Add. C. 210
Extents: 182 Leaves
Dates: written in the second half of the 18th century
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Account by Thomas Tanner of the battle of Merton in 871, probably sent to John Aubrey

Account by Thomas Tanner of the battle of Merton in 871, probably sent to John Aubrey, [late 17th cent.]
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. c. 6579, fol. 42
Extents: 1 leaf
Dates: n.d. [late 17th cent.]
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'An Account of Acts of Parliament for making Rivers & Canals navigable'

'An Account of Acts of Parliament for making Rivers & Canals navigable'
Shelfmark: MS. Top. gen. e. 48
Extents: 82 pages
Dates: Written about A.D. 1790
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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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Accounts of munitions supplied to master gunners of ships

Accounts of munitions supplied to master gunners of ships, March 1643-February 1644.
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. hist. b. 149
Extents: 36 Leaves
Dates: Mar 1643-Feb 1644
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Accounts of religious ceremonies of heathen nations

ccounts of religious ceremonies of heathen nations
Shelfmark: MS. Add. A. 192
Extents: 30 Leaves
Dates: Written about A.D. 1740-1750
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Accounts relating to the estate of Henry Day of London

Accounts relating to the estate of Henry Day of London
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. misc. e. 34
Extents: 56 Leaves
Dates: Written in 1777-1786
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Additional papers of Dr. James Clyde Mitchell

Academic papers of Dr. James Clyde Mitchell
Extents: 6.3 Linear metres (42 physical shelfmarks)
Dates: 1932-86
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Additional papers of George Macartney, 1st Earl Macartney

Additional papers of George Macartney, 1st Earl Macartney (1737-1806) relating to his governorship of Fort St. George, Madras (India), 1781-6, and his embassy to China, 1792-4
Extents: 0.85 Linear metres (5 physical shelfmarks)
Dates: 1757-99
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Additional papers of Gordon M. Hector relating to Lesotho

Additional papers of Gordon M. Hector relating to Lesotho.
Shelfmark: MS. 5450
Extents: 1 box
Dates: 1956-1997
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Additional papers of Henry William Carless Davis (1874-1928)

Papers, mainly exercise notebooks containing notes for lectures, of Henry William Carless Davis (1874-1928), Regius Professor of Modern History at Oxford University.
Extents: 5.0 Linear metres (50 physical shelfmarks)
Dates: [1901-1922], n.d.
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Additional Papers of John Randal Baker

The collection contains notebooks covering Baker's undergraduate and research careers and notebooks relating to his biography of Abraham Trembley. Also included are miscellaneous notes, drafts and correspondence on scientific subjects, including the humane killing of crabs and lobsters. The most substantial series in the Additional Papers consists of correspondence and notes on anthropology and race, and includes draft chapters of the book eventually published as …
Extents: 57 shelfmarks
Dates: c.1920-1980
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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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A.H. Laing's photographs of Hong Kong and China

A.H. Laing's photographs of Hong Kong and China
Extents: 0.3 Linear metres (2 physical shelfmarks)
Dates: c.1901-1906
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Album of genealogical tables of ruling families of Europe and the Middle East compiled by Reginald Edgar Berkeley Maxse

Album of genealogical tables of ruling families of Europe and the Middle East compiled by Reginald Edgar Berkeley Maxse, c. 1935.
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. hist. a. 10
Extents: 172 Leaves
Dates: c. 1935
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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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20th century 436
19th century 243
History 140
18th century 139
17th century 129
Local history 56
Great Britain -- Colonies -- Administration 49
16th century 45
Literature 41
Oxfordshire (England) 32
21st century 30
Great Britain -- History -- Civil War, 1642-1649 29
Great Britain -- History 25
Antiquarians 23
Great Britain -- Politics and government -- 20th century 21
Kenya -- History -- 1895-1963 21
Malaysia -- History -- 20th century 18
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England 15
Science 15
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x - 15th century 15
Church 13
Church history 13
Labour Party (Great Britain) -- History -- 20th Century 13
Letters 13
Africa, Southern -- History 12
Diaries 12
Great Britain -- Colonies -- Agriculture 12
Lectures and lecturing 12
Nigeria -- History -- 1900-1960 12
Academic writing 11
Correspondence 11
Oxford (England) 11
Zimbabwe -- History -- 1890-1965 11
Scotland 10
Africa -- History -- 20th century 9
Berkshire (England) 9
Genealogy 9
Ghana -- History -- To 1957 9
London (England) 9
Music 9
Theology 9
University of Oxford 9
World War, 1914-1918 9
x - 14th century 9
Commonplace books 8
Elections -- Great Britain 8
Europe -- Politics and government 8
Ghana -- History -- 20th century 8
Great Britain -- History -- Commonwealth and Protectorate, 1649-1660 8
Great Britain -- History, Military 8
Great Britain -- Topography 8
Historians 8
India 8
Ireland 8
Ireland -- History 8
Antiquities 7
Europe -- History 7
Kenya -- History -- Mau Mau Emergency, 1952-1960 7
Local government -- History 7
Norfolk (England) 7
Photographs 7
Sarawak -- History -- 20th century 7
West Indies -- History -- 20th century 7
Africa, West -- History 6
Arms 6
Books 6
Education 6
Geography 6
Gloucestershire (England) 6
Great Britain -- Colonies -- Nigeria -- Administration 6
Great Britain -- History -- Anglo-Saxon period, 449-1066 6
Great Britain -- History -- Stuarts, 1603-1714 6
Great Britain -- Politics and government -- 19th century 6
Great Britain -- Politics and government -- 21st century 6
History -- Ancient 6
Hong Kong (China) -- History -- 20th century 6
Mandates -- Palestine 6
Manuscripts 6
Medicine -- History 6
Northamptonshire (England) 6
Oxford -- England -- History 6
Politics and Government 6
Royal family 6
Singapore -- History -- 20th century 6
Tanzania -- History -- To 1964 6
Weather -- England -- History 6
Zambia -- History 6
x - 13th century 6
Africa 5
Autobiography 5
Conservative Party (Great Britain) 5
Great Britain -- Colonies -- Malawi -- Administration 5
Great Britain -- History -- Medieval period, 1066-1485 5
Ireland -- Politics and government 5
Law 5
Legal documents 5
Lincolnshire (England) 5
Malawi -- History -- 20th century 5
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University of Oxford 15
Conservative Party 12
Rhodes | Cecil John | 1853-1902 | imperialist and benefactor 11
Conservative Party | Conservative Central Office 10
Gough | Richard | 1735-1809 | antiquary 6
British South Africa Company 5
Conservative Party | Conservative Research Department 5
Conservative Party | professional headquarters 5
Great Britain | Colonial Administrative Service 5
British Records Association 4
Conservative Party | Conservative Campaign Headquarters 4
Conservative Party | parliamentary party 4
Tanner | Thomas | 1674-1735 | Bishop of St Asaph and antiquary 4
The British and Foreign Anti-Slavery Society 4
University of Oxford | Sir William Dunn School of Pathology x Dunn School 4
Africa Bureau | 1952 - 1978 3
Ashmolean Natural History Society of Oxfordshire 3
Bellamy | Frank Arthur | fl 1870-1930 | pharmacist 3
Butler | James | 1610-1688 | 1st Duke of Ormonde | soldier and statesman 3
Charles I | 1600-1649 | King of England, Scotland and Ireland 3
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Charles II | 1630-1685 | King of England, Scotland and Ireland 3
Conservative Party | Conservative Political Centre 3
Conservative Party | Conservatives in the European Parliament 3
Fairfax | Thomas | 1612-1671 | 3rd Baron Fairfax | politician, general, and Parliamentary commander-in-chief during the English Civil War 3
Hodgkin | Dorothy Mary Crowfoot | 1910-1994 | nee Crowfoot | chemist 3
Huxley | Elspeth Josceline | 1907-1997 | née Grant | author and journalist 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
Sancroft | William | 1617-1693 | Archbishop of Canterbury 3
Talbot | William Henry Fox | 1800-1877 | MP, pioneer of photography 3
Todd | Sir | Reginald Stephen Garfield | 1908-2002 | Knight | prime minister of Southern Rhodesia 3
United Nations 3
University of Cambridge 3
Wharton | Philip | 1613-1696 | 4th Baron Wharton 3
Wood | Anthony | 1632-1695 | Antiquary 3
Annan | Noel Gilroy | 1916-2000 | Baron Annan | historian and academic administrator 2
Anstee | Dame | Margaret Joan | 1926-2016 | United Nations civil servant 2
Anti-Apartheid Movement 2
Aquinas | Thomas | ? 1225-1274 | Saint 2
Armitage | Sir | Robert Perceval | 1906-1990 | Knight | colonial administrator 2
Attorney General of Ireland | Ireland 2
Baker | John Randal | 1900-1984 | biologist 2
Ballard | George | 1705-1755 | Antiquary 2
Bandinel | Bulkeley | 1781-1861 | Bodley's Librarian 2
Berlin | Sir | Isaiah | 1909-1997 | Knight | historian and philosopher 2
Blomfield | James Charles | 1821-1895 | Rector of Launton Antiquary 2
Bodleian Library | University of Oxford 2
Bonaparte | Napoleon | 1769-1821 | Emperor of the French 2
Borneo Mission Association 2
Botha | Louis | 1862-1919 | South African general and statesman 2
Cardwell | Edward | 1787-1861 | Church Historian 2
Carte | Thomas | 1686-1754 | historian 2
Channel 4 2
Charlett | Arthur | 1655-1722 | Master of University College Oxford 2
Church of England | Diocese of Canterbury 2
Church of England | Missions | Borneo 2
Clarke | Henry | 1828-1907 | Church of England clergyman and politician 2
Conservative Party | Central Committee on Post-War Problems 2
Conservative Party | Conservative Overseas Bureau 2
Conservative Party | National Society for Conservative Agents 2
Conservative Party | National Union of Conservative and Unionist Associations 2
Conservative Party | Swinton College 2
Davies | Sir | John | 1569-1626 | Knight | Attorney General of Ireland and Poet 2
Davis | Henry William Carless | 1874-1928 | historian 2
Dell | Edmund | 1921-1999 | Labour MP and historian 2
Ducarel | Andrew Coltee | 1713-1785 | Antiquary 2
Dugdale | Sir | William | 1605-1686 | Knight | antiquary and herald 2
East India Company 2
Elizabeth I | 1533-1603 | Queen of England and Ireland 2
England and Wales | Ordnance Office 2
England and Wales | Parliament 2
European Parliament | European Conservative Group 2
European Parliament | European Democratic Group 2
Faris | Desmond William George | 1901-1957 | colonial health administrator 2
Federation of University Conservative and Unionist Associations 2
Fitzwilliam | Sir | William | 1526-1599 | Knight | Lord Deputy of Ireland 2
Florey | Harold Walter | 1898-1968 | Baron Florey | experimental pathologist and bacteriologist 2
Freeman | Edward Augustus | 1823-1892 | historian 2
Froude | James Anthony | 1818-1894 | historian 2
Gardiner | Samuel Rawson | 1829-1902 | Historian 2
Gower | Foote | 1726-1780 | Anglican Clergyman, Physician, and Antiquary 2
Great Britain | Colonial Office 2
Green | Mary Anne Everett | 1818-1895 | Historian 2
Heatley | Norman George | 1911-2004 | biochemist 2
Henry VIII | 1491-1547 | King of England and Ireland 2
Hyde | Edward | 1609-1674 | 1st Earl of Clarendon | Lord Chancellor 2
James II | 1633-1701 | King of Great Britain and Ireland 2
Kekewich | Robert George | 1854-1914 | Major General 2
Labour Party 2
Lord Deputy of Ireland | Ireland 2
Lord Lieutenant of Ireland | Ireland 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
Margaret | 1930-2002 | Princess, Countess of Snowdon 2
Maxse | Reginald Edgar Berkeley | fl 1935 2
Medawar | Sir | Peter Brian | 1915-1987 | Knight | medical scientist 2
Middleton | Charles | c. 1650-1719 | 2nd Earl of Middleton | statesman 2
Mitchel | James Clyde | 1918-1995 | Sociologist 2
Montagu | Edward | 1625-1672 | 1st Earl of Sandwich | admiral 2
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Language
Latin 66
French 37
German 17
Italian 14
Greek, Modern (1453-) 12
Russian 8
Hebrew 7
Spanish; Castilian 7
Dutch; Flemish 6
Portuguese 6
Afrikaans 5
Chinese 5
Danish 5
Greek, Ancient (to 1453) 5
English, Old (ca.450-1100) 4
Swedish 4
Welsh 4
English, Middle (1100-1500) 3
Norwegian 3
Arabic 2