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Devon (England)

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 15 Collections and/or Records:

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Antiquarian collections

Antiquarian collections
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. misc. e. 373
Extents: 128 pages
Dates: 16th-18th century
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Brocas Family Deeds

Brocas family deeds, principally concerning property in Berkshire and Hampshire but also relating to property in Buckinghamshire, Devon, Dorset, Gloucestershire, Hampshire, Kent, Oxfordshire, Surrey, Suffolk, Wiltshire and Yorkshire. Members of the family mentioned in the deeds include Bernard Brocas (d. 1400), Johanna Brocas (d 1429), Prudence Brocas (1617-61, her will), William Brocas (d. 1456), and Sir James Whalley S. Gardiner (1788-1851).
Extents: 3 shelfmarks
Dates: [c. 1362-1807]
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Collection of Brass Rubbings

Collection of brass rubbings from various places in Berkshire, Buckinghamshire, Devon, Kent, Northamptonshire and Surrey.
Extents: 27 shelfmarks
Dates: [20th cent.?]
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Duplicated typescript notes, compiled by the pupils of Loddiswell County Primary School, on the parish of Loddiswell, based on the questions sent by Jeremiah Milles to Devon incumbents, c.1750

Duplicated typescript notes, compiled by the pupils of Loddiswell County Primary School, on the parish of Loddiswell, 1970, based on the questions sent by Jeremiah Milles to Devon incumbents, c.1750.
Shelfmark: MS. Top. Devon d. 7
Extents: 67 Leaves
Dates: 1970
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Gough Collection

Collections of Richard Gough, consisting of topographical collections, maps and engravings, books on Saxon and Northern literature, a collection of more than 100 early printed liturgical books (chiefly of Sarum or York use, and therefore considered by Gough as part of Wiltshire and Yorkshire topography), and sixteen volumes of Gaignières' valuable drawings of Church monuments in France. A feature of Gough's printed books is the large number which bear manuscript notes and additions. The…
Extents: 866 shelfmarks
Dates: 12th-19th cent.
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Henry Minn Collection

The principal part of the collection consists of photographs (and original negatives) taken by Henry Minn. It also contains photographs taken by Sarah Angelina Acland and Henry Taunt. There are photographs belonging to C.F. Bell (possibly Charles Francis Bell).
Extents: 24.1 Linear metres (241 physical shelfmarks)
Dates: 19th-20th century
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J.P. Jones Manuscripts

Collections relating to Devonshire compiled by John Pike Jones.
Extents: 8 shelfmarks
Dates: 1810-1852
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Letters to Frances Rose-Troup

Letters to Frances Rose-Troup
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. misc. d. 238
Extents: 50 Leaves
Dates: 1903
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Milles Devonshire Manuscripts

Devonshire manuscripts of Jeremiah Milles, including heraldic collections, pedigrees of Devonshire families, and papers relating to Exeter Cathedral.
Extents: 21 shelfmarks
Dates: 17th-18th cent.
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Poll-book of the borough of Okehampton, Devonshire, for the general election

Poll-book of the borough of Okehampton, Devonshire, for the general election
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. misc. c. 111
Extents: 16 Leaves
Dates: 1802
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Survey of the manor of Church Stanton and of other property there and in Upottery

Survey of the manor of Church Stanton and of other property there and in Upottery, purchased by the writer of the manuscript (probably Frank Nicholls, 1699-1778) from Thomas Lawrence and others, including suggestions for improving the properties, c. 1753-1757.
Shelfmark: MS. Top. Devon e. 10
Extents: 68 Leaves
Dates: 1753-1756
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Thornycroft Family Papers

The Thornycroft family papers include Sir John's commission as Deputy Lieutenant, 1715, and various papers relating to William Salter in Devon.
Extents: 10 shelfmarks
Dates: 1660-1759
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Transcript by F. T. Colby of the Devon visitation of 1564-1565

Transcript by F. T. Colby of the Devon visitation of 1564-1565 with drawings of arms, and material additional to his printed edition (Exeter, 1881).
Shelfmark: MS. Top. Devon c. 23
Extents: 156 Leaves
Dates: c.1880
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Transcripts of lists of escheats, temp. Hen. III to Ed. II

Early 17th-century transcripts of lists of escheats, temp. Hen. III to Ed. II.
Shelfmark: MS. Top. gen. c. 47
Extents: 160 Leaves
Dates: early 17th-century
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Typescript calendar of a register of briefs of the parish of North Tawton, 1666-1685

Typescript calendar of a register of briefs of the parish of North Tawton, 1666-1685, compiled by H. F. F. Williams from the manuscript owned by Sir Robert Arundell, 1953.
Shelfmark: MS. Top. Devon d. 6
Extents: 18 Leaves
Dates: 1953