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Mawer, Sir Allen, 1879-1942 (scholar of place names and administrator)



  • Existence: 1879 - 1942


Sir Allen Mawer (1879-1942), place-names scholar, Provost, University College London, 1930-42

Found in 1 Collection or Record:


Letter to Gordon Fowler, 1932

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.9777/27/4
Scope and Contents From the Fonds: Comprises: notes and drawings relating to Lethbridges publications, including 'Recent excavations in Anglo-Saxon cemeteries in Cambridgeshire and Suffolk' (1931); material relating to the expedition to Jan Mayen Island in the Arctic and later expeditions to Greenland and Iceland; the Gogmagog site notebook and drafts of 'Gogmagog - the Buried Gods'; manuscript and typescript drafts of other published works; notebooks and sketches; material relating to cruises in West Scotland; collected...
Dates: 1932
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