Derek Pepys Whiteley: Index to Arthur Christopher Benson's Diaries

Scope and Content

The index, compiled by Derek Pepys Whiteley, covers Benson's diaries of 1897-1902.

Administrative / Biographical History

Arthur Christopher Benson (1862-1925), writer, was Master of Magdalene College, Cambridge, 1915-1925.

Derek Pepys Whiteley worked in the Pepys Library, Magdalene College, 1959-1970, where Benson's diaries are preserved.

Access Information

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

Acquisition Information

Bequeathed by Derek Pepys Whiteley, 1989.


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

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