Correspondence of Butler Wood

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 206 Brotherton Collection MS Misc. Letters 1 Wood
  • Dates of Creation
      1891-1942
  • Name of Creator
  • Language of Material
      English
  • Physical Description
      235 letters held in 63 envelopes in 1 box, manuscript.

Scope and Content

Comprises 235 autograph letters from or to Butler Wood and his wife Elizabeth dated between 1891 and 1942.

Administrative / Biographical History

Butler Wood (1854-1934), the Chief Librarian and Director of Bradford City Art Gallery and Bolling Hall Museum, was a bibliographer and Bront scholar. For fuller details of his life and achievements see 'Who was who', Vol.3.

Conditions Governing Access

Access is unrestricted

Note

In English

Other Finding Aids

The letters are listed in the Letters database http://www.leeds.ac.uk/library/spcoll/letters/letlink.htm#Wood

Personal Names