Drawings and Sketches of Oxford collected by W.P. Ellis

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      GB 161 MSS. Top. Oxon. a. 21, b. 89-93
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Scope and Content

Drawings and sketches of Oxford and the neighbourhood with index of contents by W.P. Ellis.

Administrative / Biographical History

W.P. Ellis.

Access Information

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).

Acquisition Information

The papers were bequeathed to the Library by Percy Manning in 1917, except MSS. Top. Oxon a. 21, fols. 27-50, and b. 89-91, which did not form part of the bequest, and which were bought in the same year.


Collection level description created by Emily Tarrant, Department of Special Collections and Western Manuscripts.

Other Finding Aids

P.S. Spokes, Summary Catalogue of Manuscripts in the Bodleian Library relating to the city county and university of Oxford. Accessions from 1916 to 1962 (Oxford, 1964).

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