Microfiches of Harvard Law School legal manuscripts

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Microfiches of Harvard Law School legal manuscripts, 1329-1850.

Administrative / Biographical History

Harvard Law School Library Special Collections Department holds material for the study of legal history.

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.bodleian.ox.ac.uk/specialcollections).

Acquisition Information

The microfiches were bought by the Library in 1977.


Collection level description created by Emily Tarrant, Department of Special Collections and Western Manuscripts.

Other Finding Aids

The original manuscripts are described in J.H. Baker, English Legal Manuscripts (Zug, 1975) vol. 1. A copy of this catalogue, annotated with the Bodleian MSS. Fiche numbers is available in Duke Humphrey's Library.

Additional Information

The originals are located at Harvard Law School.

Corporate Names