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Marten Family: Papers

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.7744

Scope and Contents

The papers include correspondence, some early sporting photographs from the 1880s and ephemera of public school and university life from the late nineteenth century.


  • Creation: 1808-1964 (Circa)


Conditions Governing Access

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4 archive box(es) (4 boxes)

Language of Materials



As much of Add. 7744 was found in bundles, it has been decided to retain these divisions in this catalogue. The papers have been divided into one box of correspondence and two of other papers, the bundles within each box being placed in chronological order of the family members represented.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Presented to the University Library on 20 Feb. 1968 by the trustees of the late Miss Isabel Caroline Patricia Marten (1872-1967), Henry Marten's twin sister

Related Materials

See also the papers of Henry Marten, found at CUL MS Add.7897-7899


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Repository Details

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