Journals of F.J. Furnivall

Scope and Content

Journals of F.J. Furnivall for 9 Oct. 1841-15 Oct. 1843, with a few entries, 20 Oct. 1843-16 Jan. 1844. The journals for 1848 and 1851 contain shorter entries. There are no entries between 24 Jan.-28 June 1848.

Administrative / Biographical History

Frederick James Furnivall (1825-1910) was a scholar, editor and oarsman. See the Dictionary of National Biography for details.

Access Information

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Acquisition Information

Given to the Library in 1990.


Collection level description created by Susan Thomas, Department of Special Collections and Western Manuscripts.

Other Finding Aids

A description is available in the Library, where there is also a card index to unpublished catalogues.