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Periodicals, press cuttings, articles and proofs, circa 1865-circa 1885

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Parkes 37

Scope and Contents

Periodicals (mostly newspapers), press cuttings, articles and proofs, comprised of complete issues, supplements and substantial extracts (1-33); shorter extracts (34-36); 'Maria Luz' cuttings (37); articles from periodicals (38-47); proofs (48-61); and a note regarding the cuttings (62). All the items are printed unless otherwise indicated, but many include brief manuscript annotations. Unless indicated, the articles have no authorial attribution.


  • circa 1865-circa 1885

Conditions Governing Access

Any person wishing to consult the collection must obtain written permission from Matheson and Co. Ltd, 3 Lombard Street, London, EC3V 9AQ. Applicants may submit their request using the standard Jardine Matheson letter of application, which is available from the Manuscripts Reading Room and via the University Library web pages at They should state specifically on the form that they desire access to the Parkes Papers.


1 archive box(es) (1 box)

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Repository Details

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