Letters of John Randolph

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Letters of John Randolph to his brother-in-law, the Rev. Thomas Lambard, Rector of Ash, Kent.

Administrative / Biographical History

John Randolph (1749-1813) was Rector of Ewelme, 1783, canon of Christ Church and Regius Professor of Divinity, 1783-1807, Bishop of Oxford, 1799-1806, of Bangor, 1806-9, and of London, 1809-13. Details are given in the Dictionary of National Biography.

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 letters were given to the Library in 1942.


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