Miscellaneous accessions

Scope and Content

Comprises single items or small collections, chiefly correspondence, donated to or purchased by Cambridge University Library.


Document references reflect the date of accession rather than archival order.

Access Information

Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).

Other Finding Aids

A catalogue of the collection can be found on ArchiveSearch.


Further accruals are expected.

Related Material

Other accumulations of miscellaneous accessions include MSS Add.8812, 8856, 9563 and 9750.