Syme's papers consist of a holograph draft of The Roman Revolution; papers relating to the Ministry of Information International Propaganda and Broadcasting Enquiry, 1939; and papers relating to the International Balzan Foundation, 1961-8.
Papers of Sir Ronald Syme
- This material is held at
- ReferenceGB 161 MSS. Eng. c. 2279-83, d. 2099
- Dates of Creation[1930s]-1968
- Language of MaterialEnglish.
- Physical Description6 shelfmarks
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Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
Sir Ronald Syme (1903-89) was a classical historian. Details are given in Who Was Who.
Conditions Governing Access
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The papers were given to the Library by Sir Ronald Syme in 1970.
Collection level description created by Emily Tarrant, Department of Special Collections and Western Manuscripts.
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