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Alfred North Whitehead collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0282
Overview Alfred North Whitehead was an English mathematician and philosopher born on the Isle of Thanet in 1861. The bulk of the collection is formed by correspondence between members of the Whitehead family: Alfred North Whitehead, his wife, Evelyn, their son, T. North and his wife, Margaret dating from the 1920s-1940s.

Arthur L. Corrigan letter

 Collection — Box: 1 [31151030055580]
Identifier: MS-0273
Overview Collection consists of a letter from Arthur L. Corrigan (December 14, 1901) to "My Lord Cardinal." It is a request for money after a theft in London.

Broadside advertising American elk exhibition at the Lyceum Theatre, London

 Collection — Container: 1 [31151030119063], Folder: 3
Identifier: MS-0756
Overview In 1765, a building was erected on an adjacent site of today's Lyceum Theatre by the architect James Payne for exhibitions and, later, for other entertainments. The theatre finally became a licensed house in 1809. One of these entertainments was that of the exhibition of an American Elk in 1792, as noted in this broadside printed in 1792 in London.

Dame Katharine Furse handwritten letters to Sir Gavin Rylands de Beer with photographs

 Collection — Box: 1 [31151034438071], Folder: 20
Identifier: MS-0818
Overview This collection contains three handwritten letters written by Dame Kathleen Furse to Sir Gavin Rylands de Beer, dated from 1941 to 1945. Also included are a published image of Furse and a printed image of the cover of her autobiography, Hearts and Pomegranates, published in 1940. Furse was a pioneer in the British Red Cross Voluntary Aid Detachments (VADs), and eventual Director of the Women's Royal Naval Service and the World Association of Girl Guides and Girl Scouts. She was born in 1875 and...

English indentures regarding settlement of husbands' wills by their widows

 Collection — Box: 1 [31151030118933]
Identifier: MS-HUT-033
Overview An indenture is a legal contract that reflects a debt or purchase obligation. This collection includes four 19th century English indentures, regarding the settlement of their husbands' wills by their widows. The indentures include the names of the husbands and wives, and the names of witnesses who attest to the existence of the marriages. The contracts are dated from 1866 to 1867.

English land indenture with three attachments

 Collection — Container: 1 [31151030134641]
Identifier: MS-0701
Overview This holding is a 17th century English land indenture on parchment, with the primary parchment measuring 46.5 x 62 mm, in addition to three separate documents attached with a dependent loop. The indenture details the purchase of the lands in and around the village of Belton, County Rutland (known today as Belton-in-Rutland). The parchment spans October 1, 1614 to January 1615.

Frank N. Pilling papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0370
Overview Frank N. (Francis Nelson) Pilling was born in Baltimore, October 17, 1908. The papers consist largely of his personal writings, some in typescript and some in published form. Other items include correspondence, photographs, genealogical records, and documents and notes from his wartime service in London.

Gregory King collection

 Collection — Box: 1 [31151030058139]
Identifier: MS-HUT-003
Scope and Contents The collection consists of three photostatic copies of the writings of Gregory King. The locations of the original manuscripts are described in the Provenance. Each photostatic copy is bound as a single volume. When the photostatic copies were acquired by the University, "Natural and Political Observations..." and "Naval Trade of England ..." were printed in their entirety under the title Two Tracts by Gregory King, edited by Jacob H. Hollander (1936). Spelling and capitalization were not...

Henry James Young collection of English land documents

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Identifier: MS-0331
Overview Collection of historian and professor of history, Henry J. Young, consists of sixteen manuscripts in Latin and English, 1383-1722. The manuscripts are legal documents dealing with the leases, rents, sale, and grants of land in England, a few in the counties of Devon and York.

Henry R. Bishop letter

 Collection — Container: 1 [31151030055648]
Identifier: MS-0355
Overview Henry Rowley Bishop (1786–1855) was an English musical composer. This collection consists of a hand-written letter written by Henry Rowley Bishop to James Silk Buckingham, dated April 9, 1846.

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Lowe, Victor, 1907-1988 2
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Mann, Thomas, 1875-1955 1
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