The end of the 19th century was marked by the acquisition of the Genizah fragments from the synagogue in Fustat, Old Cairo. After discovery by two Scottish sisters, Margaret Gibson and Agnes Lewis, their transfer to Cambridge was undertaken by Solomon Schechter and Charles Taylor. It is the largest single manuscript collection in the Library. Cambridge Library Collection A collection of out-of-copyright and rare books from the Cambridge University Library and other world-class institutions that have been digitally scanned, made available online, and reprinted in paperback. British and Irish biographies 1840-1940. Cambridge: Chadwyck Healey, 1985-1991, is a collection of biographical sources in microfiche consisting of 266 separate titles. In addition to biographical dictionaries it contains official lists, directories and yearbooks.
Interest in the holdings of early modern institutional libraries has a relatively long history. A catalogue of the Harsnett Library in Colchester, bequeathed to the borough by Samuel Harsnett, archbishop of York at his death in 1631, was published as long ago as 1888, complete with notes on provenance, 26 and we have also seen more or less. From as early as the middle of the fourteenth century, the University of Cambridge owned and kept in chests in its treasury a small collection of books. However, it was in the second decade of the fifteenth century that the first University Library found its home on the newly built Old Schools site. About the collection. Reference sources for family history and genealogy research complement primary sources held at the British Library – India Office records family history, UK electoral registers, microfilm copies of the General Registration Office, and service lists for the Army, Navy and Air Force.They provide an introduction to family history and genealogy research, and help you locate. Introduction. The IHR library is a collection of published sources, guides to sources, reference works and periodicals. Although we hold a lot of material of value for genealogical research, the library is not the best starting point - the UK National Archives website has a comprehensive range of guides covering birth, marriage, death, wills, census records among many other subjects which are.
Stephen, Leslie, Life of Henry Fawcett 1885. Vincent, John, ed., The diaries of Edward Henry Stanley, 15th Earl of Derby between 1878 and 1893 Oxford, 2003. Henry Hallam 1777-1859 was educated at King's College, Cambridge, and turned to the study of history and literature after tiring of the legal profession. In his first book, A View of the State of Europe during the Middle Ages 1818, he documents the development of the English constitution until the end of the fifteenth century. THE CAMBRIDGE HISTORY OF. LIBRARIES IN BRITAIN AND IRELAND. General Editor PETER HOARE. Libraries pervade the culture of all literate societies. Their history illuminates that culture and many of its facets – the spread of literacy, the growth of scholarship, changes in educational practices – as well as reflecting changing social and political philosophies and practices. On his death in 1901, his widow divided his remaining collection in two, presenting works on Turkey and the Near East written in a European language to the British Embassy at Constantinople, and books written in Turkish, Arabic and Persian to the Cambridge University Library.
The full records may be consulted in person at the British Library. The India Office Family History Search contains biographical details of people connected with the history of Britain and Asia c.1600-1947. Most of its records relate to British and European. British Museum Natural History, library 284, 427–8. British Museum Act 1963 296. in 19th century 526 in medical and health libraries 450–2 women in, see women in. Stephen, Sir Leslie, and London Library 164. Sterling, Sir Louis 355. Stevenage public library, subject departments 66. Henry Fawcett, son of a Salisbury draper, came up to Cambridge in 1852. He entered Peterhouse but after a year migrated to Trinity Hall. This was a time when many students still idled their way through university, but Fawcett pursued the serious studies necessary to take the Mathematical Tripos and graduated in seventh place Seventh Wrangler. Fawcett remained loyal to the mid-19th-century principles of free trade and laissez-faire. The problems confronting the suffragists were complex. Although some women could vote in local government elections and hold office, none could vote for members of the national legislature.
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4 For work on Mill and the women's suffrage movement, see Robson, Ann P., “ Helen Taylor and the Founding of the National Society for Women's Suffrage,” Canadian Journal of History, 8 1973: 1 – 22 Robson also has written a valuable paper, as yet unpublished, on “John Stuart Mill and the Women's Suffrage Movement 1868–1873,” which she presented at the 1994 North American. The life of Henry Francis Harrington, Pastor of the Lee Street Church, 1854-1864. Four Years at Harvard College, 1888-1892. By Charles Lane Hanson. Recalls Professors Cooke, Shaler, Child, Hill, Royce, and others. Memories of Nineteenth-Century Cambridge. By Lois Lilley Howe. Picture of life on Kirkland Street in the 1870’s and 1880’s. Virginia Woolf’s Mrs Dalloway. Professor Elaine Showalter explores modernity, consciousness, gender and time in Virginia Woolf’s ground-breaking work, Mrs Dalloway.The film is shot around the streets of London, as well as at the British Library and at Gordon Square in Bloomsbury where Virginia and her siblings lived in the early 20th century. Search the history of over 424 billion web pages on the Internet. NASA Images Solar System Collection Ames Research Center. Brooklyn Museum. Full text of "A beacon for the blind; being a life of Henry Fawcett, the blind postmaster-general". In April 1867 Millicent married Henry Fawcett, the blind Professor of Political Economy at Cambridge and Radical Liberal MP for Brighton. Their only daughter, Philippa was born a year later. The Fawcetts’ Cambridge drawing room was a key meeting place for the supporters of women’s education in Cambridge and Millicent herself gave help and.
——Essays on Freethinking and Plain speaking. 1873. With introductory essays on Leslie Stephen and his works by Bryce, J. and Paul, H. 1907. ——Hours in a Library. 3 series. 1874–9. New edn. with additions. 4 vols. 1907. ——History of English Thought in the eighteenth century. 2 vols. 1876. Also 2 vols. 1881  and 1902. Sketches from Cambridge by a Don [Leslie Stephen], 1865 "Form of Government and Educational System of the University of Cambridge", James Heywood, 1868, JSS of London, p.1 "Philosophy at Cambridge", by Henry Sidgwick, 1876, Mind, p.325; Eighteen Years of. Sir Frederick Madden 1801-73 was for thirty years Keeper of Manuscripts at the British Library. His edition of the Latin text of Matthew Paris' Historia Anglorum has never been superseded: as Richard Vaughan wrote in 1958, 'it is one of the finest of all those published in the Rolls Series, and it set a standard of careful accuracy and profound scholarship which has seldom been equalled since'. Browse books in the Cambridge Library Collection - European History series on LoveReading.. and was associated with the newspaper for the rest of his working life, though he also advised the British government, and occasionally royalty, on foreign and diplomatic issues. It is a passionate polemic that challenges Burke's.
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