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Artificial Collection of Papers

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.5944

Scope and Contents

Artificial collection of single item or small collection accessions. Includes correspondence, verses, notes and miscellaneous papers.


  • Creation: 1400-1947

Conditions Governing Access

Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (


7 archive box(es) (7 boxes)

Language of Materials


Other Finding Aids

All the entries have been indexed and are searchable. A hardcopy catalogue with index is also available in the Manuscripts Reading Room.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Many items are items which have been found in the Library. Details of donations and bequests are given in the entry for the item.

Existence and Location of Copies

Microfilm available

Language of description
Script of description

Repository Details

Part of the Cambridge University Library Repository

Cambridge University Library
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Cambridge CB3 9DR United Kingdom