Jackson Papers

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 161 MSS. Eng. misc. d. 82-4, d. 139-41; Top. Oxon. d. 145-52, e. 151-3, e. 157
  • Dates of Creation
      19th-20th century
  • Language of Material
      English, and Latin.
  • Physical Description
      18 shelfmarks

Scope and Content

Notebooks of Thomas Watson Jackson, relating to pictures at Oxford and elsewhere and to the history of Worcester College.

Administrative / Biographical History

Thomas Watson Jackson (1839-1914) was Vice President of Worcester College, Oxford, Curator of the Bodleian Library, 1894-1914, and an antiquary.

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.bodleian.ox.ac.uk/specialcollections).

Acquisition Information

The notebooks were presented to the Library by the executors of Thomas Watson Jackson in 1915.


Collection level description created by Emily Tarrant, Department of Special Collections and Western Manuscripts.

Other Finding Aids

Falconer Madan, et al., A summary catalogue of western manuscripts in the Bodleian Library at Oxford which have not hitherto been catalogued in the Quarto series (7 vols. in 8 [vol. II in 2 parts], Oxford, 1895-1953; reprinted, with corrections in vols. I and VII, Munich, 1980), vol. VI, nos. 36885-902.

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