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Archive relating to the East India Company and to the Bank of England

Archive relating to the East India Company and to the Bank of England, written in A.D. 1698-1702 or soon after.
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. hist. b. 1
Extents: 143 Leaves
Dates: written in A.D. 1698-1702 or soon after
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The arms of the earls, viscounts, and barons of England

The arms of the earls, viscounts, and barons of England
Shelfmark: MS. Bodl. 176
Extents: 154 pages
Dates: Written chiefly in the second half of the 16th century
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'Arreragia in computis severalium episcoporum diversarum diocesium [Angliae et Walliae]...'

'Arreragia in computis severalium episcoporum diversarum diocesium [Angliae et Walliae]...'
Shelfmark: MS. Top. eccl. c. 1
Extents: 37 Leaves
Dates: Written in or soon after A.D. 1618
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Article by James Meade

Brief article by Meade on rugby in Fort Jameson, Northern Rhodesia, 1951, with supplementary notes and team photograph.
Shelfmark: MSS. Afr. s. 2260
Extents: 6 Leaves
Dates: c1990
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Article by John Blunden

Typescript article, A Journey in Rhodesia by Blunden, writen for inclusion in an internal staff newsletter, May 1972.
Shelfmark: MSS. Afr. s. 2263
Extents: 8 pp.
Dates: 1972
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Article on Werner Münzinger

Article by Sir Edward Peck on the life of Werner Münzinger, 1994.
Shelfmark: MSS. Afr. s. 2262
Extents: 7 ff.
Dates: 1994
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Articles and lectures by E. A. Freeman

Articles and lectures by E. A. Freeman, c.1860-1861.
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. hist. d. 145
Extents: 223 Leaves
Dates: c.1860-1861
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Ashmole Manuscripts

Among Ashmole's papers are: Papers of Dr Simon Forman (1552-1611) Medical and astrological papers of Dr Richard Napier (1559-1634), Theodoricus Gravius and John Dee (1527-1608) Collections - chiefly astrological - of John Booker (1603-1667) and William Lilly (1602-1681) Ashmole's collection is also strong in heraldry and local history, and to…
Extents: 714 shelfmarks
Dates: 11th-17th century
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Autobiography of Cuthbert Shields

Autobiography of Cuthbert Shields, written in five notebooks in the form of letters, 1884-6, to F.A. Clarke, Fellow of Corpus and Edwin Palmer, Archdeacon of Oxford, to explain the conduct which led to his confinement in an asylum in Fulham in 1878 and prolonged travel abroad. The discursive account of his own life is interspersed with reflections on biblical, historical and political subjects.
Extents: 5 shelfmarks
Dates: 1883-6
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Autograph music by Karl Seim, with textual additions

Music by Karl Seim, with textual additions, 1939-1949.
Shelfmark: MS. Mus. c.67
Extents: 62 pages
Dates: 1939-1949
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Ballard Collection

George Ballard's manuscript collection.
Extents: 8.36 Linear metres (76 boxes)
Dates: 16th-18th century
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The Barbary Files by H.G. Barnby

"The Barbary Files": an account of American-North African relations, 1783-1816, by H.G. Barnby, with microfilms of source materials.
Extents: 5 volumes, 28 reels of microfilm
Dates: 1783-1829
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A battle scene near a sea coast

A battle scene near a sea coast
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. misc. c. 13 (R)
Extents: 1 roll
Dates: Drawn perhaps about A.D. 1550
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Beryl P. Schumer 'The manor and parish of North Leigh ... 1581-1657'

Beryl P. Schumer 'The manor and parish of North Leigh ... 1581-1657', an edition of Robert Perrott's collections for North Leigh, c.1675, in MS. Top. Oxon. f. 36 (Spokes, p. 117), typescript thesis for the diploma in history, extra-mural department of the University of London.
Shelfmark: MS. Top. Oxon. d. 669
Extents: 182 Leaves
Dates: 1974
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Biography of James Bevan

Typewritten biography of Bevan, written by his grandson, Gerald Halden, c1995.
Shelfmark: MSS. Afr. s. 2270
Extents: 1 folder
Dates: c1995
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Boer War Menu

Menu of Banquet to Forces engaged in South Africa at the Boa(e)rs Head, with topical references to people, places and events in the food items listed, [1899-1901].
Shelfmark: MSS. Afr. r. 261
Extents: 1 item
Dates: [1899-1901]
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A book containing certificates by the officers of the Ordnance

A book containing certificates by the officers of the Ordnance
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. hist. c. 14
Extents: 88 Leaves
Dates: Written in 1645-1646
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Boreal Manuscripts

A collection of 153 Scandinavian manuscripts.
Extents: 16.94 Linear metres (154 boxes)
Dates: 16th-19th century
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Braun Family Archive

Correspondence and papers of the Braun Family, including papers of Thomas Braun (1935-2008), classicist and Fellow and Dean of Merton College, and family history research material.
Extents: 37.0 Linear metres (221 physical shelfmarks)
Dates: 1685-2016
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Brief annals of the times of Philip ii, king of Spain, 1554-1565

Brief annals of the times of Philip ii, king of Spain, 1554-1565, written soon after A.D. 1565.
Shelfmark: MS. Add. A. 94
Extents: 37 Leaves
Dates: written soon after A.D. 1565

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Indexed subjects
20th century 418
19th century 244
18th century 168
History 156
17th century 155
Local history 75
16th century 62
Literature 51
Great Britain -- Colonies -- Administration 50
Oxfordshire (England) 31
Great Britain -- History -- Civil War, 1642-1649 29
Great Britain -- History 27
Antiquarians 23
Kenya -- History -- 1895-1963 22
21st century 21
Malaysia -- History -- 20th century 18
Church 17
England 17
Religion 16
Science 15
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Science -- History -- 20th century 15
Letters 13
Rome -- History 13
x - 15th century 13
Church history 12
Correspondence 12
Diaries 12
Great Britain -- Colonies -- Agriculture 12
Lectures and lecturing 12
Nigeria -- History -- 1900-1960 12
University of Oxford 12
Africa, Southern -- History 11
Oxford (England) 11
Great Britain -- Politics and government -- 20th century 10
Zimbabwe -- History -- 1890-1965 10
Europe -- History 9
Europe -- History, Military 9
Genealogy 9
Geography 9
Historians 9
London (England) 9
Royal family 9
Theology 9
Academic writing 8
Antiquities 8
Berkshire (England) 8
Commonplace books 8
Ghana -- History -- 20th century 8
Ghana -- History -- To 1957 8
Great Britain -- History -- Medieval period, 1066-1485 8
Great Britain -- Topography 8
India 8
Ireland 8
Ireland -- History 8
Photographs 8
Politics and Government 8
Scotland 8
World War, 1914-1918 8
x - 14th century 8
Arms 7
Biography 7
Books 7
Great Britain -- History -- Commonwealth and Protectorate, 1649-1660 7
Great Britain -- History, Military 7
History -- Ancient 7
Kenya -- History -- Mau Mau Emergency, 1952-1960 7
Mandates -- Palestine 7
Medicine -- History 7
Music 7
Norfolk (England) 7
Sarawak -- History -- 20th century 7
Tanzania -- History -- To 1964 7
Weather -- England -- History 7
Africa -- History -- 20th century 6
France 6
Gloucestershire (England) 6
Great Britain -- Colonies -- Nigeria -- Administration 6
Heraldry 6
Hong Kong (China) -- History -- 20th century 6
Labour Party (Great Britain) -- History -- 20th Century 6
Law 6
Northamptonshire (England) 6
Palestine -- History -- 1917-1948 6
Singapore -- History -- 20th century 6
Spain -- History 6
West Indies -- History -- 20th century 6
Zambia -- History 6
Accounts 5
Autobiography 5
Church records and registers 5
Genoa | Italy 5
Great Britain -- Colonies -- Malawi -- Administration 5
Great Britain -- History -- Anglo-Saxon period, 449-1066 5
Greece -- History 5
Ireland -- Politics and government 5
Legal documents 5
Lincolnshire (England) 5
Malawi -- History -- 20th century 5
Manuscripts 5
Medicine 5
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Indexed names
University of Oxford 15
Rhodes | Cecil John | 1853-1902 | imperialist and benefactor 11
Gough | Richard | 1735-1809 | antiquary 6
British South Africa Company 5
Great Britain | Colonial Administrative Service 5
British Records Association 4
Charles I | 1600-1649 | King of England, Scotland and Ireland 4
Charles II | 1630-1685 | King of England, Scotland and Ireland 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
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
Lugard | Frederick John Dealtry | 1858-1945 | Baron Lugard of Abinger | colonial administrator, soldier and author 3
Ross | William Mcgregor | 1876-1940 | Director of Public Works East Africa Protectorate 3
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Talbot | William Henry Fox | 1800-1877 | MP, pioneer of photography 3
Wharton | Philip | 1613-1696 | 4th Baron Wharton 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
Blacker | J | fl 1800-1840 | Major 2
Blomfield | James Charles | 1821-1895 | Rector of Launton Antiquary 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 | Missions | Borneo 2
Clarke | Henry | 1828-1907 | Church of England clergyman and politician 2
Conservative Party 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
Fairfax | Thomas | 1612-1671 | 3rd Baron Fairfax | politician, general, and Parliamentary commander-in-chief during the English Civil War 2
Faris | Desmond William George | 1901-1957 | colonial health administrator 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
Heber | Richard | 1773-1833 | MP, Book Collector, and Classical Scholar 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
League of Nations 2
Lord Deputy of Ireland | Ireland 2
Lord Lieutenant of Ireland | Ireland 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
Nairne | David | fl 1720 | Secretary to the Pretender 2
Neve | Peter Le | 1661-1729 | herald and antiquary 2
Oxford University Local History Society 2
Oxford University | Merton College 2
Oxford University | New College 2
Peierls | Sir | Rudolf Ernst | 1907-1995 | Knight | physicist 2
Perham | Dame | Margery Freda | 1895-1982 | historian 2
Perham | Margery Freda | 1895-1982 | Dame | historian 2
Philip II | 1527-1598 | King of Spain, King of Portugal, King of Naples and Sicily, King of England and Ireland (jure uxoris) 2
Reade | Edward Anderdon | 1807-1886 | Bengal Civil Servant and Historian 2
Rhodes Livingstone Institute 2
Ross | Isabel | 1885-1964 | history teacher and founder of the East African Women's League 2
Rupert | 1619-1682 | Prince | Duke of Cumberland 2
Ruskin | John | 1819-1900 | author, artist, and social reformer 2
Sadler | Sir | Michael Ernest | 1861-1943 | Knight | educational pioneer and art patron 2
Salter | Herbert Edward | 1863-1951 | Historian 2
Sancroft | William | 1617-1693 | Archbishop of Canterbury 2
Selwyn-Clarke | Percy Selwyn | 1893-1976 | Sir | medical official and colonial officer 2
Shields | Cuthbert James | 1840-1908 | historian | formerly Robert Laing 2
Simpson | Robert Wilfred Levick | 1921-1997 | composer 2
Smith | Trafford | 1912-1975 | civil servant and diplomat 2
Thomas | Vaughan | 1775-1858 | Antiquary and Philanthropist 2
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Language
English 756
Latin 106
French 44
Italian 31
German 15
Greek, Modern (1453-) 10
Spanish; Castilian 10
Greek, Ancient (to 1453) 8
Russian 7
Chinese 5
Undetermined 5
Afrikaans 4
English, Old (ca.450-1100) 4
English, Middle (1100-1500) 4
Hebrew 4
Welsh 4
Danish 3
Dutch; Flemish 3
Irish 3
Portuguese 3