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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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Abstract of title of the mortgagees of the Duke of Buckingham and Chandos and his son, 1826-1847, to their estates in Buckinghamshire, Oxfordshire and Northamptonshire

Abstract of title of the mortgagees of the Duke of Buckingham and Chandos and his son, 1826-1847, to their estates in Buckinghamshire, Oxfordshire and Northamptonshire
Shelfmark: MS. Top. gen. c. 121
Extents: 199 Leaves
Dates: c.1850
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Account by Lieut. de Lacvivier, 'Faits historiques du siège de Roma 1849. Campagne du 25ème Léger. Souvenir d'amitié à Mr. Baily'

Account by Lieut. de Lacvivier, 'Faits historiques du siège de Roma 1849. Campagne du 25ème Léger. Souvenir d'amitié à Mr. Baily'.
Shelfmark: MS. French c. 14
Extents: 86 pages
Dates: 19th century
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Account of an abnormal birth by Dr Edward Frederick Whitaker of Banbury, annotated by John Kidd

Account of an abnormal birth by Dr Edward Frederick Whitaker of Banbury
Shelfmark: MS. Top. Oxon. c. 656, fols. 96-99
Extents: 4 Leaves
Dates: 1 Feb 1842
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Account of expenditure on maintenance and repair for Swyncombe House, farm, and estate

Account of expenditure on maintenance and repair for Swyncombe House, farm, and estate
Shelfmark: MS. Top. Oxon. e. 523
Extents: 142 pages
Dates: 1846-1848
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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 descent of the manor of Deddington from 1189 to 1420

Account of the descent of the manor of Deddington from 1189 to 1420
Shelfmark: MS. Top. Oxon. e. 522
Extents: 22 Leaves
Dates: 1800-1850
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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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Albumen print by Julia Margaret Cameron, with a letter fragment from Emily Tennyson and a family studio portrait of the Philpots

Julia Margaret Cameron's photograph of the 'Enoch Arden' group of 3 children and a studio photograph of William Benjmain Philpot and his son, Hamlet Stanley and daughter, Annie Wilhelmina; with postcards, newspaper cuttings and a fragment of a letter from Emily Tennyson.
Shelfmark: MS. 16158 photogr.
Extents: 0.15 Linear metres (12 items)
Dates: 1864-1932
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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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Architectural Drawings by Edward Augustus Freeman and Thomas Rickman

Architectural Drawings by Edward Augustus Freeman and Thomas Rickman
Extents: 0.11 Linear metres (2 boxes)
Dates: 18-19th cent.
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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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Indexed subjects
19th century 349
20th century 142
History 77
18th century 54
Local history 39
17th century 34
Humanities 22
Oxfordshire (England) 21
16th century 19
Literature 12
Lectures and lecturing 11
Photography -- History -- 19th century 11
Great Britain -- Politics and government -- 20th century 10
Africa, Southern -- History 9
Antiquarians 9
Diaries 9
21st century 8
Berkshire (England) 8
Great Britain -- Politics and government -- 19th century 8
World War, 1914-1918 8
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Great Britain -- History 7
India 7
Religion 7
Academic writing 6
Correspondence 6
Geography 6
Great Britain -- Colonies -- Administration 6
Great Britain -- History -- Civil War, 1642-1649 6
Letters 6
London (England) 6
Manuscripts 6
Mexico -- History 6
Natural history 6
Commonplace books 5
Diaries -- 19th century 5
Greece -- History 5
Historians 5
Oxford (England) 5
Photographs 5
Africa -- History -- 20th century 4
Antiquities 4
Art 4
Australia -- History 4
Church 4
Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.) 4
England 4
Europe -- Politics and government 4
Great Britain -- History -- Stuarts, 1603-1714 4
Great Britain -- Topography 4
History, Modern 4
Labour Party (Great Britain) -- History -- 20th Century 4
Maps -- 19th century 4
Music 4
Poetry 4
Politics and Government 4
Rome -- History 4
South Africa -- History -- Frontier Wars, 1811-1878 4
World War, 1939-1945 4
Zimbabwe -- History -- 1890-1965 4
x - 15th century 4
Africa 3
Autobiography 3
Church of England -- Clergy 3
Drawing 3
Drawings 3
Europe -- History, Military 3
Genealogy 3
Great Britain -- History, Military 3
History -- Ancient 3
Italy -- Description and travel 3
Italy -- History 3
Kenya -- History -- 1895-1963 3
Library catalogs 3
Local history -- Oxfordshire 3
Natural history -- Societies, etc. 3
Norfolk (England) 3
Northamptonshire (England) 3
Oxford -- England -- History 3
Public works -- Kenya 3
Railroad engineering -- Uganda 3
Royal family 3
Science 3
Science -- History -- 19th century 3
Shropshire (England) 3
Slavery 3
South Africa -- History -- 1836-1909 3
South African War, 1899-1902 3
Spain -- History -- Carlist War, 1833-1840 3
Suffolk (England) 3
Warwickshire (England) 3
Youth -- Political activity -- Great Britain 3
13th century 2
14th century 2
Abingdon (England) -- History 2
Africa -- History 2
Africa -- History -- 19th century 2
Africa, Southern -- History -- 20th century 2
Architecture 2
Art history 2
Art, British -- 19th century 2
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Indexed names
University of Oxford 10
Rhodes | Cecil John | 1853-1902 | imperialist, colonial politician and mining entrepreneur 9
British South Africa Company 5
Ashmolean Natural History Society of Oxfordshire 4
British Records Association 4
Conservative Party 4
Loubat | Joseph Florimond | 1831-1927 | Duke of Loubat | bibliophile, antiquarian, sportsman, and philanthropist 4
Talbot | William Henry Fox | 1800-1877 | MP, pioneer of photography 4
The British and Foreign Anti-Slavery Society 4
Bellamy | Frank Arthur | fl 1870-1930 | pharmacist 3
Bonaparte | Napoleon | 1769-1821 | Emperor of the French 3
Freeman | Edward Augustus | 1823-1892 | historian 3
Kenya | Public Works Department 3
Reade | Edward Anderdon | 1807-1886 | Bengal Civil Servant and Historian 3
Ross | William Mcgregor | 1876-1940 | Director of Public Works East Africa Protectorate 3
Africa Bureau | 1952 - 1978 2
Bandinel | Bulkeley | 1781-1861 | Bodley's Librarian 2
Blacker | J | fl 1800-1840 | Major 2
Buxton | Sir | Thomas Fowell | 1786-1845 | 1st Baronet | Philanthropist 2
Cameron | Julia Margaret | 1815-1879 | photographer 2
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Cardwell | Edward | 1787-1861 | Church Historian 2
Church of England 2
Clarke | Henry | 1828-1907 | Church of England clergyman and politician 2
Conservative Party | Conservative Central Office 2
Edgcumbe | Lady | Caroline Augusta | Mount | 1808–1881 | née Feilding 2
Feilding | Lady | Elisabeth Theresa | née Fox-Strangways | 1773–1846 | formerly Talbot 2
Froude | James Anthony | 1818-1894 | historian 2
Gaisford | Henrietta Horatia Maria | 1810–1851 | née Feilding 2
Gardiner | Samuel Rawson | 1829-1902 | Historian 2
Goadby | Frank Reginald Lindsay | 1899-1985 | Brigadier Historian of Standlake 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
Madden | Sir | Frederic | 1801-1873 | Knight | antiquary and palaeographer 2
Noble | Mark | 1754-1827 | Biographer, genealogist, and antiquary 2
Oxford Architectural and Historical Society 2
Pearson | Charles Henry | 1834-1894 | Colonial Minister and Historian 2
Petit de Billier | Amélina | d. 1876 | governess 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
Shields | Cuthbert James | 1840-1908 | | formerly Robert Laing | historian and eccentric 2
Talbot | Ela Theresa | 1835-1893 2
Talbot | Rosamond Constance | 1837-1906 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 | baronets | Oxford 1
Acworth | Angus Whiteford | b 1898 | architect 1
Aitchison | Bessie | née Hines | fl 1899 | school teacher 1
Alison | Sir | Archibald | 1826-1907 | 2nd Baronet and General 1
Amherst | Mary Rothes Margaret Tyssen- | 1857-1919 | Baroness Amherst of Hackney 1
Amherst | William Amhurst Tyssen- | 1835-1909 | 1st Baron Amherst of Hackney | bibliophile 1
Andrews | Charles Freer | 1871-1940 | author and campaigner for Indian independence 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 Museum, Oxford 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
Bayley | Elizabeth S | fl. 1890 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
Bedford | Grosvenor Charles | fl. 1792-1838 | Chief Clerk Audit Office 1
Beethoven | Ludwig van | 1770-1827 | German composer and pianist 1
Begbie | P.J. | fl. 1832 | lieutenant in the Madras Artillery 1
Bell | Charles Francis | 1871-1966 | Art Historian 1
Bennet | James | b.1773 | employee of the East India Company 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
Blenheim Palace 1
Blizzard | E | Lyford Parish 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
Bonaparte family 1
Bourke | Richard | 1777-1855 | Sir | Knight General Colonial Governor 1
Bowen | Augustus Frederick James | b 1812 | naval officer 1
Bradley | George Granville | 1821-1903 | Dean of Westminster 1
Braun | Helene Margarete Hedwig Hildburg | 1910-2004 | née Weber 1
Braun | Konrad Ernst Leonard | 1896-1969 | lawyer and judge, Quaker scholar 1
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Language
English 337
Latin 27
French 23
German 11
Italian 11
Greek, Modern (1453-) 4
Spanish; Castilian 4
Undetermined 4
Afrikaans 3
Chinese 3
Dutch; Flemish 3
Russian 3
Czech 2
Danish 2
Hebrew 2
Hungarian 2
Polish 2
Romanian; Moldavian; Moldovan 2
Swedish 2
English, Old (ca.450-1100) 1