Murray's papers relating to knight's tours, are mainly typescript, with manuscript diagrams and notes.
Papers of H.J.R. Murray
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- ReferenceGB 161 MSS. Eng. c. 2817, d. 2370, e. 2719-21
- Dates of Creation1915-57
- Language of MaterialEnglish.
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Administrative / Biographical History
Harold James Ruthven Murray (1868-1955) was a chess player and historian of chess and board games.
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The papers were given to the Library in 1992.
Collection level description created by Emily Tarrant, Department of Special Collections and Western Manuscripts.
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