Crawford's papers consist of correspondence 1912-13, 1930-57, papers relating to his activities an archaeologist, and some family papers. Most of Crawford's early papers, which he kept at the Ordnance Survey Office, were lost during the bombing of Southampton in November 1940.
Papers of O. G. S. Crawford
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- ReferenceGB 161 MSS. Crawford 1-136
- Dates of Creation1832-1957
- Language of MaterialEnglish.
- Physical Description136 shelfmarks
Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
O. G. S. Crawford (1886-1957) was an archaeologist. Details are given in the Dictionary of National Biography.
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)
Bequeathed by Crawford, 1957
Collection level description created by Emily Tarrant, Department of Special Collections and Western Manuscripts.
Other Finding Aids
M. Clapinson and T.D. Rogers, Summary Catalogue of Post-Medieval Western Manuscripts in the Bodleian Library Oxford. Acquisitions 1916-1975. (Oxford, 1991), vol. I, nos. 38261-396.