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

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).