Adam Sedgwick: letters to William Ainger

Scope and Content

Correspondence between Adam Sedgwick and William Ainger, with a summary of contents including information about their relationship.

Access Information

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Acquisition Information

Deposited by the Sedgwick Museum, 1983.

Other Finding Aids

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Related Material

Cambridge University Library holds other papers relating to Adam Sedgwick, MSS.Add.3144, 5100, 5101, 7652, 7670 and 7763.