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Autograph letters, 1890 - 1937

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCMS 36/5/11

Scope and Contents

A collection of autograph letters with a list compiled by Bell. Those of particular interest include eight letters from Neville Chamberlain, whom Bell met in the Bahamas in 1895, and nine letters from Robert Dolbey, the army medical officer and Professor of Surgery at the University of Cairo, whom Bell appointed as his literary executor (circa 150 sheets).


  • Creation: 1890 - 1937


Conditions Governing Access

From the Fonds:

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1 file(s) (1 file) : paper

Language of Materials


Former / Other Reference




Finding aid date

2010-06-30 14:57:25+00:00

Includes index.

Repository Details

Part of the Cambridge University Library Repository

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