Miscellaneous Autograph Collection I

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

The volume contains a large number of letters and papers written or signed by writers, divines, politicians and others, chiefly of the nineteenth century.

Conditions Governing Access

The manuscript is available for consultation by any accredited reader.

Acquisition Information

Acquired by the John Rylands Library as part of Mrs Rylands's bequest in 1908 (R60213).


Description compiled by Henry Sullivan and Jo Humpleby, project archivists.

Other Finding Aids

Catalogued in the Hand-List of the Collection of English Manuscripts in the John Rylands Library, 1928 (English MS 340). Some correspondents are indexed in a card catalogue.