Sir John Seeley: Letters to Robert Quick

Scope and Content

26 letters, some dated roughly according to references in the letters; 1 to Bertha Quick after her husband's death.

Administrative / Biographical History

Sir John Robert Seeley (1834-95), historian and essayist, was Professor of Latin, University College London, 1863-69, and Regius Professor of Modern History, Cambridge, 1869-95. Robert Herbert Quick (1831-91), clergyman, schoolmaster, educational writer, and lecturer in the history of education, Cambridge, 1881-83, was Vicar of Sedburgh, Yorkshire, 1883-87.

Access Information

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

Acquisition Information

Presented by Anthony Quick (grandson), 1996.


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

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