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Account of the Longman family, 1940

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCMS 240/21

Scope and Contents

An account of the Longman family from Dorset or Somerset and connected families 'compiled in 1940, with some additions of a later date', 44 pages. A title page lists the families that are covered, several of which had Caribbean connections. There are seven inserted photographs on pages 42 and 43. It is not known how many copies of the account were made.


  • Creation: 1940


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1 volume(s) (1 volume) : paper

Language of Materials


Former / Other Reference

Case A65

Other Finding Aids

Donald H. Simpson, ed., 'The manuscript catalogue of the library of the Royal Commonwealth Society' (London, 1975), p. 142.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Presented by Sir Claud Hollis, 1954.


This collection level description was created by RAS using information from Donald Simpson's R.C.S. catalogue.


Hollis, Sir, Alfred Claud, 1874-1961, Knight and colonial administrator

Finding aid date

2004-01-14 15:04:11+00:00

Includes index.

Repository Details

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