Manuscripts written in and about shorthand, 16th-20th centuries.
- This material is held at
- ReferenceGB 96 MS Carlton
- Dates of Creation16th century-20th century
- Name of Creator
- Language of MaterialEnglish
- Physical Description46 boxes
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Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
Carlton was a collector of all things concerning the history of shorthand.
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