Philipp von Neumann: Diary transcript

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

A typewritten copy of the diary of Philipp von Neumann, used by E. Beresford Chancellor in preparing his translated edition. At the front of the first volume is the bookplate of P.B.M. Allan and the inscription 'John D. Pickles Cambridge June 1974'.

  • Vol. I: 1819-1827
  • Vol. II: 1828-1835
  • Vol. III: 1836-1842
  • Vol. IV: 1843-1850

Administrative / Biographical History

Philipp von Neumann (1781-1851) was a diplomat in London.

Conditions Governing Access

Open for consultation by holders of a Reader's Ticket valid for the Manuscripts Reading Room.

Acquisition Information

Presented by Dr J.D. Pickles, Emmanuel College, Cambridge, 1983.

Note

Description compiled by Robert Steiner, Department of Manuscripts and University Archives.

Other Finding Aids

None.

Bibliography

The diary of Philipp von Neumann, 1819-1850, translated and edited by E. Beresford Chancellor, was published in two volumes, London, 1928.