Papers of Rev. Philip Bliss

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Collections of printed and written papers of the 18th and 19th centuries made by Rev. Philip Bliss, comprising:

  • letters, notes (chiefly biographical), printers' proposals, etc.
  • papers relating to University business, including agenda for Congregation, lists of delegates of privileges and of regent masters, supplicants etc., 1836-53.

Administrative / Biographical History

Rev. Philip Bliss (1742-1803) was Rector of Dodington and Frampton Cotterell in Gloucestershire.

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.bodley.ox.ac.uk).

Acquisition Information

Transferred from the University Archives by the Keeper, 1932.

Note

Collection level description created by Susan Thomas, Department of Special Collections and Western Manuscripts.

Related Material

Commonplace book of Philip Bliss (MSS. Don. e. 132-3).