Microfilms of the Papers of Charles Wood, 1st Viscount Halifax

Scope and Content

Microfilms of the papers of Charles Wood, 1st Viscount Halifax.

Administrative / Biographical History

Charles Wood, 1st Viscount Halifax (1800-1885) was a statesman. Details are given in the Dictionary of National Biography.

Access Information

Entry to read in the Library is permitted only on presentation of a valid reader's card (for admissions procedures see http://www.bodleian.ox.ac.uk/specialcollections).

Acquisition Information

The microfilms were bought in 1972.


Collection level description created by Emily Tarrant, Department of Special Collections and Western Manuscripts.

Other Finding Aids

A description is available in the Library.

A detailed catalogue is available in the Bodleian Library - MS. Facs. e. 40.

Additional Information

The originals are held by the Borthwick Institute of Historical Research, York University.