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Manuscript collection (Africana and non-Africana) in Rhodes House Library, Oxford

supplementary accessions to the end of 1977, and cumulative index

by Rhodes House Library.

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Published by Bodleian Library in Oxford .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • University of Oxford. -- Rhodes House Library -- Catalogs,
  • Manuscripts -- England -- Oxford -- Catalogs,
  • Great Britain -- Colonies -- History -- Manuscripts -- Catalogs,
  • Great Britain -- Colonies -- History -- Sources -- Bibliography -- Catalogs,
  • Africa -- History -- Sources -- Bibliography -- Catalogs,
  • Africa -- History -- Manuscripts -- Catalogs

  • Edition Notes

    Statementcompiled by Wendy S. Byrne.
    ContributionsByrne, Wendy S.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsZ6621 O987
    The Physical Object
    Paginationv, 107 p.
    Number of Pages107
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22419640M
    ISBN 100900177667

    About the Manuscripts Collection. The manuscripts collection is particularly strong in the areas described below.. Papers of prominent early New Englanders in the political, religious, and military spheres. Isaiah Thomas' acquisition of the Mather library from Hannah Mather Crocker in marked the beginning of the Society's commitment to preserving the papers of prominent early New Englanders. From the Collection of Steven BerkoffWILDE, OSCARTHE AUTHOR’S ‘CONFESSIONS OF TASTES, HABITS AND CONVICTIONS’ WITHIN MENTAL PHOTOGRAPHS, AN ALBUM FOR CONFESSIONS OF TASTES, HABITS AND CONVICTIONS, EDITED BY ROBERT SAXTON, IMPERIAL EDITION NEW YORK: LEYPOLDT HOLT, to, TWO PAGE ENTRY BY OSCAR WILDE, providing .

    Materials include books, photographs, maps, periodicals, blueprints, blue line drawings, reports, bulletins, and correspondence. Also included is a copy of a manuscript that was written in by Clifford R. Morrill and then revised in by Hugh B. Wilson titled Railroad History: El Paso Division, Southern Pacific.   Within the collection are papers concerning the search for Sir John Franklin, the numerous nineteenth century American polar expeditions, and the Canadian Arctic Expedition of A large photographic collection, oral history tapes, and specialized vertical files supplement and support the book and manuscript holdings.

    The collection of manuscripts, private papers and archives is a large and varied one. On the one hand, it includes complete codices, significant fragments and single leaves of book manuscripts from the European, the Near Eastern and Indian traditions. On the other, it includes private papers and archives documenting many subjects, sometimes with only a single item but often in some depth with. Digitized Manuscripts. MS Letter book from May 2nd, to November 14th, / Governor Miles C. Moore; MS Correspondence of Fayette McMullin, ; MS Washington State Library's collection of Richard D. Gholson's correspondence, ; MS Correspondence of William T. Pickering, ; MS Assessment and census rolls, .


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The Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections is Cornell’s principal repository of rare books, manuscripts and archival materials in history, literature, music.

Coverage. This collection also known as the Draper manuscripts, and as the Draper Collection, consists of volumes of manuscripts, papers, and books collected by Lyman Copeland Draper about the history of the trans-Allegheny West in the United States, a region including the western areas of the Carolinas and Virginia, all the Ohio River Valley, and part of the upper Mississippi Valley.

Citations NLA Although the literal meaning of manuscript is 'handwritten,' the Library's manuscript collections cover all kinds of unpublished written records and many contain published and pictorial records as well.

The kinds of Manuscript collection book are extremely diverse: letters, diaries, notebooks, speeches, lectures, drafts of books and articles, research or reference files, cutting books. All cataloged books, pamphlets, periodicals, broadsides, published materials, single manuscript volumes, and small archival collections are discoverable in Orbis.

In addition, Orbis includes collection-level records for large archival collections. With more than illuminated manuscripts, 1, of the first printed books (ca.

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The Beinecke Rare Book & Manuscript Library holds one of the largest and most dynamic collections of rare books and manuscripts in the world.

Its holdings draw hundreds of scholars, artists, and critics from around the world to the reading room each year. The Wellcome Collection was catalogued by Stefan Strelcyn and his Catalogue of Ethiopian manuscripts of the Wellcome Institute of the History of Medicine in London, published inis available online through the Wellcome Library.

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Description; Shipping and payments;Seller Rating: % positive. However, a manuscripts collection often contains some material that is published. Why is this published material not in the Society's Library collection.

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Some manuscripts are elaborate and beautiful works of art; others are humble "owner-produced" books, copied out from a borrowed copy by someone who. RG MANUSCRIPT COLLECTION The Missouri State Archives Manuscript Collection consists of non-state government records.

Each sub-collection in this record group is assigned a manuscript number. Manuscripts cover a range of subjects such as personal records, maps, photographs, reports, correspondence, etc., all related to Missouri history. The most common example of a print/manuscript book occurs when a book is missing leaves.

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Types of materials in these collections include writings, correspondence, photographs.The Medieval Manuscript Collection consists of documents dating from the 13th century. The collection consists of folios of music, law, the Bible, theology, Psalters, the Book of Hours, Science, Liturgy, as well as more modern representations of the medieval style.The Huntington has a fine collection of medieval English liturgical manuscripts: Bibles, missals, psalters, and breviaries, of which the most important is the eleventh-century Gundulf Bible.

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