Papers of the Tomkins Family of Abingdon

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Papers of the Tomkins family, including accounts, papers relating to wills, and a volume of extracts relating to the history of Abingdon, general history and current affairs.

Administrative / Biographical History

Tomkins family of Abingdon, Berkshire (now Oxfordshire).

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 papers were bought at Sotheby's in 1981.

Note

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.