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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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19th-century Diaries and a Commonplace Book collected by Margaret Crompton

Commonplace book of Eliza Cooper, mid-19th century, including copies of poems, late 18th - mid-19th century, many by members of the George family of Bristol Intermittent diary entries by a woman, probably a member of the George family of Downside, near Bristol, 1875-84 Diaries of Elizabeth Hannah Otway (née Batt), written mainly in Ireland, 1850-8, 1870-5 …
Extents: 4 shelfmarks
Dates: 19th cent.
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The Abinger Papers

Correspondence and papers of the Godwin and Shelley families, chiefly William Godwin (1756-1836), philosopher and author; with the correspondence and papers of his family, including his wife, the novelist and essayist Mary Wollstonecraft (1759-97); daughter, the author Mary Shelley (1797-1851); her husband, the poet Percy Bysshe Shelley (1792-1822); and Mary and Percy Bysshe Shelley's son Sir Percy Florence Shelley (1819-89), and his wife, Jane, Lady Shelley (d. 1899)
Extents: 206 shelfmarks
Dates: 1780-1937
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Account by R. E. Clarke of a visit to Spain and Portugal

Account by R. E. Clarke of a visit to Spain and Portugal
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. misc. d. 622
Extents: 310 Leaves
Dates: 1848
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Account in journal form of the 2nd Battalion Rifle Brigade in India, 1857-64, compiled by Henry Ellis

Account in journal form of the 2nd Battalion Rifle Brigade in India, 1857-64, compiled by Henry Ellis
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. misc. c. 795
Extents: 82 Leaves
Dates: 1857-1864
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Accounts and diary of sir John North etc.

Accounts and diary of sir John North etc.
Shelfmark: MS. Add. C. 193
Extents: 93 Leaves
Dates: Written in A.D. 1575-1589 in three hands
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Additional Papers of Edward Allworthy Armstrong

Additional papers of Edward Allworthy Armstrong (1900-1978), clergyman and ornithologist
Extents: 2.36 Linear metres (16 physical shelfmarks)
Dates: Majority of material found within Bulk, 1916-1990; 1916-1990, 2003-2011
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Additional papers of Edward Max Nicholson

Additional papers of Edward Max Nicholson (1904-2003), ornithologist
Extents: 1.76 Linear metres (10 physical shelfmarks)
Dates: Majority of material found within Bulk, 1918-2002; 1918-2002, 2009
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Additional papers of Sir William Harcourt and Lewis Harcourt, 1st Viscount Harcourt, with other papers of Mary Ethel Harcourt, Viscountess Harcourt, and Edward William Harcourt

The additional Harcourt papers consist of papers of Sir William Harcourt, 1832-1904, n.d.; papers of Lewis Harcourt, 1st Viscount Harcourt, 1870-1929, n.d.; papers of Mary Ethel Harcourt, Viscountess Harcourt, 1885-1950, n.d.; and papers of Edward William Harcourt, 1842-1891
Extents: 37.62 Linear metres (342 physical shelfmarks)
Dates: 1832-1950, n.d.
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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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Archive of Alan Bennett

Diaries, scripts, short stories, articles, theatre programmes, audio-visual material and original box labels and folders.
Extents: 15 Linear metres (196 physical shelfmarks, 193 digital shelfmarks)
Dates: 1936-2009
Collection

Archive of Barbara Anne Castle, Baroness Castle of Blackburn

Correspondence and papers of Barbara Anne Castle, Baroness Castle of Blackburn (1910-2002), Labour politician.
Extents: 92.18 Linear metres (838 physical shelfmarks; 82 digital shelfmarks)
Dates: 1868-2002
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Archive of Clara Sophie Deneke

Archive of Clara Sophie Deneke
Extents: 1.70 Linear metres (22 boxes)
Dates: 1882-1969
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Archive of Colonel George Baker and Mrs. Caroline Julia Baker

Papers of Colonel George and Mrs. Caroline Julia Baker, 1809-1857, mainly relating to the period of Colonel Baker's office as British representative on the Greek Boundary Commission.
Extents: 3.0 Linear metres (30 physical shelfmarks)
Dates: 1809-1857
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Archive of David Astor

Archive of (Francis) David Langhorne Astor (1912-2001), newspaper editor and philanthropist
Extents: 48.84 Linear metres (328 boxes)
Dates: Majority of material found within Bulk, 1899-2003; 1802-2003 [Bulk c. 1899-2003]
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Archive of Edward John Thompson

Catalogue of the papers of Edward John Thompson.
Extents: 18.0 Linear metres (182 physical shelfmarks)
Dates: 1886-1946
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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 Irene Ward, Baroness Ward of North Tyneside

Personal and political papers of Irene Ward, Baroness Ward of North Tyneside (1895-1980).
Extents: 15.73 Linear metres (144 physical shelfmarks)
Dates: 1860-1980
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Archive of J. Lawrence Hammond

Archive of John Lawrence Le Breton Hammond (1872-1949).
Extents: 9.85 Linear metres (95 boxes)
Dates: 1805-1961
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Archive of Jane Johnson of Olney, Buckinghamshire and of her family

Correspondence and papers of Jane Johnson of Olney, Buckinghamshire (1706-1759) and of her family, 17th-19th cent.
Extents: 2.7 Linear metres (18 physical shelfmarks)
Dates: 1706-1759, 17th-19th cent.

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19th century 165
20th century 157
Diaries 147
18th century 58
Diaries -- 19th century 58
Diaries -- 20th century 58
17th century 31
Diaries -- 18th century 17
Voyages and travels 13
Literature 12
Great Britain -- Politics and government -- 20th century 11
Antiquarians 10
France -- Description and travel 9
Poetry 8
16th century 7
Authors -- 20th century 7
Diaries -- 17th century 7
India 7
India -- Description and travel 7
Letters 7
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Oxford (England) 7
World War, 1914-1918 7
Italy -- Description and travel 6
Religion 6
Birds 5
Journalism 5
Ornithology 5
Travel 5
Autobiography 4
England -- Description and travel 4
English literature -- 20th century 4
Europe -- Description and travel 4
France 4
Germany 4
Great Britain 4
Great Britain -- Politics and government -- 19th century 4
Italy 4
Oxfordshire (England) 4
Paris (France) 4
Rome (Italy) -- Description and travel 4
Switzerland -- Description and travel 4
United States -- Description and travel 4
Voyages and travels -- Diaries 4
21st century 3
Accounts 3
Africa -- Description and travel 3
Belgium -- Description and travel 3
Biography 3
Correspondence 3
Diplomatic and consular service, British 3
English literature 3
Great Britain -- Politics and government 3
Great Britain -- Army 3
Great Britain -- Topography 3
Greece 3
History 3
Ireland 3
Netherlands 3
Norway 3
Photographs 3
Poets 3
Portugal -- Description and travel 3
Royal family 3
Russia 3
Russia -- Description and travel 3
Sermons 3
Switzerland 3
Theology 3
Turkey 3
Turkey -- Description and travel 3
Weather -- England -- History 3
x - 15th century 3
Africa -- Officials and employees 2
Anthropology 2
Artists 2
Australia 2
Australia -- Description and travel 2
Austria -- Description and travel 2
Authors 2
Autobiographies 2
Bible 2
Broadcasting -- Great Britain 2
Canada -- Description and travel 2
China -- Description and travel 2
Civil service 2
Colonial administrators -- -- -- Tanzania -- Diaries 2
Colonies 2
Commerce 2
Commonplace books 2
Denmark 2
Diaries -- 1834-1869 2
Diplomatic and consular service -- British 2
Dissenters 2
East Asia -- Description and travel 2
Education 2
Education -- England 2
Egypt -- Description and travel 2
Europe 2
Genealogy 2
Geometry 2
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Indexed names
Great Britain | Colonial Administrative Service 6
Senior | Nassau William | 1790-1864 | Economist 3
University of Oxford 3
Asquith | Herbert Henry | 1852-1928 | 1st Earl of Oxford and Asquith | statesman 2
Atkinson | James B | fl 1925-1985 | member of the World Council of Churches 2
Eton College 2
Harcourt | Edward William | 1825-1891 | politician 2
Harcourt | Family | Nuneham Courtenay 2
Harcourt | Family | Stanton Harcourt 2
Harcourt | Lewis Vernon | 1863-1922 | 1st Viscount Harcourt | politician 2
Hay | Sir | Robert Hay | Drummond- | 1846-1926 | Knight | Diplomat 2
Hearne | Thomas | 1678-1735 | Antiquary and Nonjuror 2
Labour Party 2
Locke | John | 1632-1704 | Philosopher 2
Masefield | John Edward | 1878-1967 | poet 2
Popplewell | Geoffrey Douglas | b 1904 | District Officer Colonial Government 2
Sadler | Sir | Michael Ernest | 1861-1943 | Knight | educational pioneer and art patron 2
Smith | Thomas | 1638-1710 | Nonjuror Historian and Librarian 2
Spalding | Philip Anthony | 1911-1989 | writer 2
Thompson | James Matthew | 1878-1956 | Historian and Theologian 2
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University of Cambridge 2
World Council of Churches 2
Acworth | Harriet Garland | d 1846 | Wife of William Acworth 1
Acworth | William | 1803-1899 | Evangelical clergyman 1
Ainslie-Williams | family 1
Alexander | Marjorie Eugene | b 1913 | pianist 1
Ambrose | W Gerald | fl 1900 | Travelling Commissioner in Southern Nigeria 1
Anderson | Ava | 1896-1974 | née Bodley | wife of Viscount Waverley 1
Anderson | John | 1882-1958 | 1st Viscount Waverley | civil servant 1
Anderson | Sir | George | 1877-1943 | educationalist 1
Araquistain | Luis | 1856-1959 | Spanish statesman 1
Armstrong | Edward Allworthy | Reverend | 1900-1978 | ornithologist | priest 1
Ashburnham | Bertrum | 1797-1878 | 4th Earl of Ashburnham 1
Asquith | family 1
Astor | Francis David Langhorne | 1912-2001 | newspaper editor and philanthropist 1
Astor | Nancy Witcher | 1879-1964 | née Langhorne | society hostess, politician and wife of 2nd Viscount Astor 1
Astor | family 1
Bacon | Major | Francis D'Arcy | fl. 1823-1825 1
Baker | Caroline Julia | 1828-1836 1
Baker | George | 1794-1859 | colonel 1
Baker | Thomas | fl 1677-1685 | British consul at Tripoli 1
Bandinel | family 1
Barrow | John | 1808-1898 | Lieutenant Colonel 1
Barrow | William | Naval Officer 1
Batty | Beatrice | 1833-1933 | Novelist and Diarist, author called Beatrice Stebbing 1
Baynes | Emma Katherine | d 1935 | nee Bigwood 1
Baynes | Emma Katherine | fl 1862-1935 1
Baynes | Norman Hepburn | 1877-1961 | historian 1
Beaumont | fl 1688-1730 | Nonconformist 1
Beer | Esmond Samuel de | 1895-1990 | Historical Scholar and Editor 1
Behn | Aphra | 1640-1689 | poet and dramatist 1
Bennet | William | 1746-1820 | Bishop of Cloyne and antiquary 1
Bennett | Alan | b 1934 | author and playwright 1
Benson | Samuel | 1799-1881 | Anglican clergyman, author vicar of St Saviour's, Southwark 1
Bentley | Anne | fl 1884-1898 1
Bentley | Edmund Clerihew | 1875-1956 | Writer 1
Bentley | George | 1828-1895 | Publisher and Author 1
Bentley | Lucy | fl 1936 1
Bentley | Richard | 1794-1871 | Publisher 1
Bentley | Richard | 1854-1936 | Publisher 1
Birch | James Wheeler Woodford | 1826-1875 | Resident in Perak 1
Birch | Sir | Ernest Woodford | 1857-1929 | Knight | Colonial Governor 1
Bishop | Elizabeth | b 1763 | nee Wollstonecraft 1
Blagrave | Anthony | fl 1651-1653 | Gentleman, Sonning 1
Bodley | John Edward Courtenay | 1853-1925 | Civil Servant and Historian 1
Bodley | John | 1922-1944 1
Bodley | Miles | 1921-1944 1
Bollaert | William | 1807-1876 | Author and explorer 1
Bonham Carter | family 1
Boscawen | Frances | 1719-1805 | Diarist 1
Bowen | Aylwin | fl. 1918-1950 | writer and printer 1
Boyd | Alan Tindal Lennox- | 1904-1983 | 1st Viscount Boyd 1
Boys | Family | of Betteshanger 1
Boys | Jefferay | c1643-1703 | of Betteshanger, Kent 1
Bracton | Henry de | c 1210-1268 | Judge, Chancellor of Exeter Cathedral 1
Bradley | Meta | fl 1879-1884 1
Brinckman | Mary Alice | fl. 1878-1900 1
British Museum 1
British Red Cross 1
Brown | Edna | fl 1935-6 | nee Young | wife of Philip Anthony Spalding 1
Bruce | Robert | 1829-1908 | Congregational Minister 1
Brydges | Samuel Egerton | 1762-1837 | 13th Baron Chandos | Writer and genealogist 1
Bulwer-Lytton | Rosina Doyle | 1802-1882 | wife of 1st Baron Lytton | novelist 1
Bunsen | Berta Mary de | 1869-1954 | nee Lowry-Corry 1
Bunsen | Elizabeth de | d. 1903 | nee Gurney 1
Bunsen | Sir | Maurice William Ernest de | 1852-1932 | Knight and Diplomat 1
Butterworth | George Sainton Kaye | 1885-1916 | composer and folk song collector 1
Butterworth | Sir | Alexander Kaye | 1854-1946 | Knight | railway manager 1
Byng | John | 1743-1813 | 5th Viscount Torrington 1
Carrington | Augusta | d 1879 | Wife of 2nd Baron Carrington 1
Carrington | Robert John | 1796-1868 | 2nd Baron Carrington 1
Carter | Lady | Helen Violet | Bonham | 1887-1969 | née Asquith | Baroness Asquith of Yarnbury | Liberal political figure 1
Case | R. C | fl. 1920-1971 1
Casey | Mary | fl 1950-1966 | niece of John Cowper Powys 1
Cashmore | Hilda | 1876-1943 | university teacher and welfare worker 1
Casson | Ethel | fl 1898-1905 | sister of the archaeologist Stanley Casson 1
Casson | Stanley | 1889-1994 | archaeologist 1
Castle | Barbara Anne | 1910-2002 | Baroness Castle of Blackburn | Labour politician 1
Castle | William MacCoy Fitzgerald | fl 19th century 1
Cathedral Church of Christ | Lagos, Nigeria 1
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Language
Arabic 1
Czech 1
Dutch; Flemish 1
English 288
English, Middle (1100-1500) 1
French 13
German 5
Greek, Ancient (to 1453) 3
Greek, Modern (1453-) 2
Hebrew 1
Hindi 1
Hungarian 1
Italian 6
Latin 15
Polish 1
Russian 1
Spanish; Castilian 1