Diary of William Fletcher

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Diary of William Fletcher (b 1839) of Bridgnorth, Shropshire which has been maintained for the month of March 1857 and then for a more extensive period from June 1858 to March 1859. He records details of his educational and social activities, including a romantic relationship, his work as a bank clerk, his family life, and the local community in Bridgnorth.

Administrative / Biographical History

William Fletcher (b. 1839) was, as a young man, a bank clerk at the Savings Bank in Bridgnorth, Shropshire.

Reference: University of Birmingham, Special Collections Department, Online Archive Catalogue (http://calmview.bham.ac.uk/). Accessed May 2002.

Conditions Governing Access

Open. Access to all registered researchers.

Other Finding Aids

A paper catalogue is available to file level in the Special Collections Department.

Conditions Governing Use

Permission to make any published use of any material from the collection must be sought in advance in writing from the University Archivist, Special Collections. Identification of copyright holders of unpublished material is often difficult. Special Collections will assist where possible with identifying copyright owners, but responsibility for ensuring copyright clearance rests with the user of the material.

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