Great Britain -- History
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 27 Collections and/or Records:
Papers, mainly exercise notebooks containing notes for lectures, of Henry William Carless Davis (1874-1928), Regius Professor of Modern History at Oxford University.
Extents: 5.0 Linear metres (50 physical shelfmarks)
Dates: [1901-1922], n.d.
Correspondence and papers of the historian, Sir Frederick Maurice Powicke, mainly relating to his academic work.
Extents: 6.8 Linear metres (41 physical shelfmarks)
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
George Ballard's manuscript collection.
Extents: 8.36 Linear metres (76 boxes)
Dates: 16th-18th century
Collections of Nathaniel Johnston and Richard Frank. Johnston's collections are divided into sections relating to Yorkshire, genealogy and English history; Frank's into Yorkshire, and legal and miscellaneous.
Extents: 100 shelfmarks
Dates: 16th-18th cent.
Commonplace books of Sir Michael, on various subjects including education, religion, history and politics.
Extents: 3 shelfmarks, consisting of 52 parts
Dates: 1899-[c. 1911]
A copy of the Scotch Covenantwritten in A.D. 1639 at Edinburgh, by J. Laurie, and signed by twenty-eight persons.
Shelfmark: MS. e Mus. 247
Extents: 1 leaf
Dates: Written in A.D. 1639 at Edinburgh, by J. Laurie, etc.
Extents: 5.50 Linear metres (50 boxes)
Dates: 15th-17th century
An historical account of the town of Pontefract
Shelfmark: MS. Top. Yorks e. 3
Extents: 36 Leaves
Dates: Written in the 17th century
Historical collections made for T[homas] Western of Felix Hall
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. hist. c. 59
Extents: 308 pages
Dates: Written in 1714-1722
A history of English coinage to A.D. 1660, bibliography, and list of tradesmen's tokens
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. misc. e. 55
Extents: 90 Leaves
Dates: Written about 1750
'Johannis Rossi Interioris Templi Socii Britannica, 1606', written in 1606 in England
Shelfmark: MS. Bodl. 573
Extents: 184 pages
Dates: written in 1606 in England
Extents: 6.71 Linear metres (61 boxes)
Dates: 12th-17th century
Letter from J.A. Froude, n.d.
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. c. 2819, fol. 81
Extents: 1 leaf
Miscellaneous manuscripts collected by Massey, mainly historical (17th century) and literary (15th-17th century). Includes: (MS. Bodl. 175) Transcript of 24 Chester Mystery plays written in 1604. The last performance of the plays is believed to have been in 1575. (MSS. Bodl. 322-329) The original register of the proceedings of the Committee for Plundered Ministers. Seven volumes are arranged by…
Extents: 16 shelfmarks
Dates: 15th-17th cent.
Correspondence and papers of C.H. Pearson, consisting of: Letters to Pearson, 1850-1894 Letters to other members of the Pearson family, 1872-1926 Miscellaneous papers of Pearson, 1851-1894, many relating to Oxford University Papers relating to The collected mathematical papers of H.J.S. Smith, ed. J.W.L. Glaisher (Oxford, 1894) …
Extents: 17 shelfmarks
Notes and lectures, with some miscellaneous papers, of H.W.C. Davis, mainly relating to English and European history.
Extents: 128 shelfmarks
Dates: 19th-20th century
Modern history lecture notes, reading lists and notes, and essays of Murray Edward Gordon Finch-Hatton as an undergraduate of Balliol College. The collection includes papers relating to English history, European history, and political economy.
Extents: 5 shelfmarks
Modern history reading notes and essays of Richard de la Mare as an undergraduate.
Extents: 7 shelfmarks
Papers of R.V. Lennard, consisting of: Essays and notes taken at lectures, mainly as an undergraduate at New College, 1904-7 Lectures by Lennard, c.1919-51 Notebooks and notes on English and European history Printed ephemera, 1907-36
Extents: 53 shelfmarks
Dates: 20th cent.