Collectanea: miscellaneous material

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Miscellaneous material, written in English unless otherwise indicated.

Nos 1-3: 15th century extracts (Latin and Dutch).

Nos 4-7: A letter, an account of the Langley family, and statements of accounts; c. 1600-1845.

No. 8: Order of Court (Latin), 1682.

Nos 9-20: Letters; a list of portraits drawn for T.R. Nash's Collections for the history of Worcestershire (1781); a copy of the epitaph of Joseph Letherland in St Mary's, Aldermanbury, London; notes; and a proof of pp. 600 and 601 of projected additions to Christian monuments of England and Wales (1849); c. 1781-1857.

No. 21: William Bromet, Collections for archaeology (English and Latin), c. 1849.

Administrative / Biographical History

Unknown

Conditions Governing Access

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

Acquisition Information

Bequeathed by Samuel Sandars, 1894.

Note

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

Other Finding Aids

Additional Manuscripts Catalogue. Full details are also available in the Manuscripts Reading Room.

Custodial History

The papers belonged to Thomas Bateman Esq., Youlgreave, Derbyshire, before they were acquired by Samuel Sandars.

Bibliography

Further information about Joseph Letherland can be found in Sidney Lee, ed., Dictionary of national biography, Vol. XI (London, 1909), pp. 1010-1011.

Family Names