Francis John Henry Jenkinson: Catalogue of his Library

Scope and Content

'Catalogue of the Library at Southmead...compiled by C.M. Ridding'.

[1-4] Index of the Library at Southmead, Chaucer Road, Cambridge.

[5-6] Lists of books in different rooms at Southmead.

[7] Manuscripts, offprints, etc.

[8] Lists of books in the study.

Administrative / Biographical History

Francis John Henry Jenkinson (1853-1923), Cambridge University Librarian, 1890-1923.

Access Information

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

Acquisition Information

Transferred from the Rare Books Department.


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

Other Finding Aids

Additional Manuscripts Summary Catalogue.

Related Material

Cambridge University Library holds other papers of Francis Jenkinson, MSS.Add.6592, 8365, 8981 and 8984. MS.Add.8983 also includes material relating to Jenkinson.