Papers of Edward Marshall and his son E.H. Marshall

Scope and Content

Papers of Edward Marshall and his son E.H. Marshall, 19th-20th century comprising:

  • the commonplace book of Edward Marshall compiled at Corpus Christi, Oxford, 1835, containing extracts from printed works, mainly on religion.
  • Letters from E.H. Marshall to Julia Marshall (ne Smith, b. 1855) mainly before their marriage, 1877-1906, with miscellaneous letters, 1866-1929, including a letter from Julia Smith, 1866.

Administrative / Biographical History

Edward Marshall (1815-99), formerly a fellow of Corpus Christi, Oxford, and his son E.H. Marshall (fl 1877-1906).

Conditions Governing Access

Entry to read in the Library is permitted only on presentation of a valid reader's card (for admissions procedures see

Acquisition Information

Bequeathed by Miss M.A.N. Marshall in 1982.


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

Other Finding Aids

A description is available in the Library, where there is also a card index to unpublished catalogues.