Papers relating to Frank Francis's professional appointments

Scope and Content

Contains papers relating to Francis’s rejection of the post of University Librarian at Cambridge, and his appointments as, successively, Assistant, Secretary, Keeper [of the Department of Printed Books], and Director and Principal Librarian of the British Museum. Includes correspondence, press cuttings, and the formal document (signed by Elizabeth II) appointing Francis Director.

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Not Public Record(s)