Papers of E. R. G. Salisbury (1819-1890), barrister and book-collector

Scope and Content

Enoch Robert Gibbon Salisbury (1819-1890), a native of Flintshire, was briefly MP for Chester. Diaries, business and legal documents, election addresses, letters, posters, scrapiana, historical and biographical collections, books and library catalogues, newspapers, manuscripts, and prints.

Access Information

Access is available by prior appointment, during 9am-5pm, Monday to Friday.

Custodial History

The personal papers and library of E.R.G. Salisbury were bought by the University College of South Wales and Monmouthshire in 1886.