Editors' papers for Oxoniensia

Scope and Content

Editors' papers for Oxoniensia, including the minutes of the editorial committee, 1935-78; and correspondence and papers, 1936-83, with one file pertaining to the publication of Oxoniensia vols. XXXVII-XXXVIII, XL, XLII, XLIV-XLVIII, 1972-84, and two others relating to printing arrangements.

Administrative / Biographical History

Oxoniensia is the journal of the Oxford Architectural and Historical Society; it was first published in 1936. The journal is devoted to the local history, archaeology and architecture of the city of Oxford and the county of Oxfordshire of all periods.

Access Information

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Acquisition Information

Deposited in the Library by the Oxford Architectural and Historical Society in 1984.


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A description is available in the Library, where there is also a card index to unpublished catalogues.

Related Material

See also the records of the Oxfordshire Architectural and Historical Society (Dep. c. 586-94, c. 600, d. 510-56, d. 558-60, e. 263-8, f. 59-64); Oxfordshire Architectural and Historical Society Hon. Treasurer's papers (Dep. c. 678-81); records of the Oxfordshire Archaeological Society (MSS. Top. Oxon. d. 659-61); and Oxford Architectural and History Society notes (MSS. Top. Oxon. d. 90-3).