dditional papers of John Lawrence Le Breton Hammond and Lucy Barbara Hammond

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

The collection includes correspondence, literary papers and photographs of John and Lucy Hammond.

Administrative / Biographical History

John Lawrence Le Breton Hammond (1872-1949) was a journalist and historian. Details are given in the Dictionary of National Biography. His wife, Lucy Barbara Hammond (1873-1961), was a historian. Details are given in Who Was Who.

Conditions Governing Access

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 collection was given to the Libary in 1995.


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

Other Finding Aids

A full description is available in the Library.

Related Material

For earlier acquisitions see Papers of J. Lawrence Hammond (MSS. Hammond 1-166).