Two photograph albums of the Maxse family

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Two photograph albums of the Maxse family; one album owned by Aug.a Maxse (1844) containing topographical photographs, mainly of buildings and scenes in Europe, c. 1859-83; and another containing the bookplate of Ernest George Berkeley Maxse (1863-1943) with photographs of people, many in Suffolk and at the British consulate on the island of Runion, 1904-7.

Administrative / Biographical History

Aug.a Maxse (fl 1844-1915) married Henry Fitzhardinge Maxse. Ernest George Berkeley Maxse (1863-1943) was their son.

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.bodley.ox.ac.uk).

Acquisition Information

Given to the Library in 1975.

Note

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

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