Harris, Joshua

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

An item, entitled A serious essay to establish that first principle of religion , addressed by the author (probably Harris) to 'the candid and judicious reader.' The manuscript discourse is inscribed on the inside of the front wrapper 'Joshua Harris the elder. A gift to Joshua Harris the younger 1786'.

Administrative / Biographical History

No information was available at the time of compilation.

Conditions Governing Access

Access to the items in the collection is unrestricted for the purpose of private study and personal research within the controlled environment and restrictions of the Library's Palaeography Room Uncatalogued material may not be seen. Please contact the University Archivist for details.

Archivist's Note

Conditions Governing Use

Copies may be made, subject to the condition of the original. Copying must be undertaken by the Palaeography Room staff, who will need a minimum of 24 hours to process requests.

Custodial History

Given per Miss Patricia Whitehead by Mrs. D. Saxby. The document was found in a piece of furniture bought in Sevenoaks Market c 1946.

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