Letters from James Tait

Scope and Content

  • /1 20 Mar 1890, Personal: Househunting.
  • /2 1 Apr 1890, Academic: Owens College. Elementary English history.
  • /3 29 Jul 1890, Personal: Arnold Wood
  • /4 6 Jul 1891, Scholarly: Dictionary of National BiographyW.A.J. Archbold. Asst. Editor.
  • /5 8 Jul 1891, Scholarly: Dictionary of National Biography.Offers resignation from Owens.
  • /6 9 Jul 1891, Scholarly: Dictionary of National Biography S.Lee. T. Seccombe.
  • /7 10 Jul 1891, Personal: Pembroke College Prize Fellowship. Conflict betweenteaching/research.
  • /8 11 Jul 1891, Personal: Teaching/research.
  • /9 8 Apr 1892, Personal.
  • /10 19 Jul 1892, Academic: Victoria University history examinations.
  • /11 n.d. c. Jul 1892, Academic: Victoria University history examinations.
  • /12 25 Jul 1892, Personal.
  • /13 5 Aug 1892, Personal.
  • /14 6 Sep 1892, Personal/Academic: Owens College. Freeman Library.
  • /15, 21 Dec 1892, Academic: Victoria University history exams
  • /16 29 Nov 1894, Academic: Victoria University examiners. Arthur Schuster. Osborne Reynolds.A.W.Ward.
  • /17 6 Aug 1895, Personal.
  • /18 17 Aug 1895, Personal.
  • /19 20 Aug 1895, Personal.
  • /20 23 Jun 1914, Personal/Scholarly: 'Battle of Bannockburn'.
  • /21 15 Nov 1918, Academic: University of Manchester, resignation of Tait.
  • /22 6 Feb 1920, Academic: University of Manchester Hon. D.Litt.
  • /23 19 Jan 1924, Scholarly: Subsidy Roll for Salford Hundred.
  • /24 28 Mar 1925, Personal.
  • /25 19 Jan 1926, Scholarly: F.M. Stenton. G.H. Tupling. Index of Scandinavian PersonalNames.
  • /26 1 Mar 1926, Personal: Congratulations on University of Oxford Hon. D. Litt.
  • /27 11 Sep 1926, Personal: F.M. Powicke. R. Fawtier, 28 7 Dec 1926, Scholarly.
  • /29 1 Jan 1927, Personal.

Administrative / Biographical History

James Tait, (1863-1944), historian, and colleague of Tout at the Manchester history departmentfrom 1890-1919.