Journal of W.P. Emerton, compiled mainly in Oxford, 1863-1915 (many gaps). The 1863 volume, the first that Emerton compiled, is badly damp-stained, but remains fairly legible. The 1898 volume contains pencil notes by one of Emerton's daughters on members of the family and others mentioned in the journal.
Journal of W.P. Emerton
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- ReferenceGB 161 MSS. Eng. e. 2722-9
- Dates of Creation1863-1915
- Language of MaterialEnglish.
- Physical Description8 shelfmarks
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Administrative / Biographical History
Wolseley Partridge Emerton (b 1843) was a barrister (Inner temple, 1882) and economist. He matriculated from Magdalen Hall, Oxford, in 1863.
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The journal was bought from Titles, Oxford, 1992.
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