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17th century

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Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 382 Collections and/or Records:

Collection

Archive of the Townesend family

Accounts of the Townesend family, master masons, mainly concerning their work in Oxford for the University and Oxford colleges, 1687-1804.
Extents: 2.0 Linear metres (55 Shelfmarks)
Dates: 1687-1804
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Ashhurst Family Muniments

Ashhurst family deeds relating to properties in Buckinghamshire, Lancashire, London and Oxfordshire.
Extents: 62 shelfmarks
Dates: 1630-1790
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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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Aubrey Manuscripts

Manuscripts of John Aubrey, including: Papers relating to English antiquities, including 'The Naturall Historie of Wiltshire, 1685' Copy of Aubrey's 'Brief Lives' Letters to John Aubrey, 1644-1695
Extents: 22 shelfmarks
Dates: 15th-18th cent.
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Badger Deeds

Thirty one charters, and one roll, relating to property in Shropshire and Herefordshire.
Extents: 32 shelfmarks
Dates: 12th cent.-1662
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Ballard Collection

Ballard's manuscripts, including letters and papers of Dr Arthur Charlett (1655-1722), Master of University College, Oxford, and Thomas Rawlins (1620-1670), medallist and playwright. Many of the manuscripts have literary or historical content.
Extents: 75 shelfmarks
Dates: 16th-18th cent.
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Barlow Manuscripts

Miscellaneous manuscripts collected by Thomas Barlow. The manuscripts, chiefly medieval, include Latin, English, Middle English, Italian, Greek and Russian.
Extents: 55 shelfmarks
Dates: 10th-17th cent.
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Bibliographical and Genealogical Collections of W.H. Allnutt

Bibliographical and genealogical collections of W.H. Allnutt, including collections concerning Richard Allnutt, sea captain in the service of the East India Company, 1624-34, and collections relating to the Allnutt family.
Extents: 6 shelfmarks
Dates: [c. 1624-1896] (predominantly 19th cent.)
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Bliss Manuscripts

Eleven manuscripts, and printed books with manuscript notes, of Philip Bliss, including material relating to Oxford graduates.
Extents: 11 shelfmarks
Dates: 17th-19th cent.
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Bodleian Library Records

Administrative records generated by the Bodleian Library, 1600-1985.
Extents: 592.35 Linear metres (5385 physical shelfmarks)
Dates: 1600-1985
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Boreal Manuscripts

A collection of 153 Scandinavian manuscripts (chiefly Icelandic, a few Danish, Latin and Swedish), including papers relating to poetry, law and history.
Extents: 153 shelfmarks
Dates: 16th-19th century
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Bowyer Manuscripts

Six Italian and Latin manuscripts relating to the statutes of Italian cities.
Extents: 6 shelfmarks
Dates: 14th-19th cent.
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Brewster Manuscripts

Miscellaneous manuscripts collected by Brewster.
Extents: 6 shelfmarks
Dates: 11th-17th cent.
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Bridges's Northamptonshire Collections

Collections of John Bridges relating to Northamptonshire. Most of his collections are neatly written and carefully indexed.
Extents: 52 shelfmarks
Dates: 1570-1723
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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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Burdett-Coutts Papers

The Burdett-Coutts collection consists mainly of: Papers of Sir Francis Burdett, 1644-1895 (predominantly 19th century) Papers of Thomas Coutts, 1753-1842 Papers of M.W. Patterson, 1795-1938, relating to Sir Francis Burdett and his times, 1770-1844 (London, 1931)
Extents: 32 shelfmarks
Dates: 1644-1938
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Burnet Manuscripts

Manuscripts of Gilbert Burnet, including: Copies of 'The History of my own Time', by Burnet Parts of Burnet's 'History of the Reformation' Letters and papers, written by or relating to Burnet and his works
Extents: 10 shelfmarks
Dates: 17th-18th cent.
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Burton Manuscripts

Collections of John Burton relating to Yorkshire, with indexes, usually of persons and of places, in each volume. The collections include pedigrees of Yorkshire families, notes on Yorkshire manors, and papers relating to heraldry and to ceremonies conducted by heralds.
Extents: 43 shelfmarks
Dates: 17th-18th cent.
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The Buxton Family Deeds

75 documents, 1675-1939, mainly of the Bunce, Buxton, Chillingworth, Rutler, Wilmott and Yates families (see the custodial history of the papers for genealogical information). The papers pertain to Derbyshire (Ashbourne, Clifton-with-Compton), Lancashire (Manchester and Salford), Middlesex (Brompton, Chelsea, Drayton, Kensington, St. George, Hanover Square, St Marylebone and Stepney), Surrey (Kingston-on-Thames, Worplesdon), Kent (Woolwich), Worcestershire (Redditch and Tandebigge)…
Extents: 3 shelfmarks
Dates: 1675-1939
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Canonici Manuscripts

Manuscripts collected by Canonici, consisting of: Greek Latin Classics Latin Bibles Latin Patristic and Ecclesiastical Liturgical Miscellaneous Italian Oriental (not included in list of shelfmarks below)
Extents: 1328 shelfmarks
Dates: 8th-18th cent.