Lucas family: Business and family papers

Scope and Content

A wide range of business and family papers, including legal documents and correspondence.

Administrative / Biographical History

The collection includes material relating to various members of the Lucas family. These include Philip Monoux Lucas, a partner in a number of companies, who resided in the West Indies, c. 1802-1810, and subsequently lived in London; James Lucas of Elm Wood, Hertfordshire; and George Lucas of Marylebone Road, London.

Access Information

Open for consultation by holders of a Reader's Ticket valid for the Manuscripts Reading Room.

Acquisition Information

Purchased from Alfred George, 10 December 1982.


Description compiled by Robert Steiner, Department of Manuscripts and University Archives.

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