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

Archive Collection

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.

Administrative / Biographical History

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

Conditions Governing Access

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