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James Porter: Letters to him

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.8355

Scope and Contents

Letters are to James Porter unless otherwise stated.


  • Creation: 1872-1900


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1 envelope(s) (1 envelope)

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

The letters were acquired by Cambridge University Library from three sources: as the gift of Mr. G.M. Stephenson, Royston, in 1970; by purchase from Robin Waterfield Ltd, in 1982; and (MS Add.8355/7) by purchase from John Wilson (Autographs) Ltd in 1983.

Related Materials

A further group of letters to Dr. Porter was presented to the Library by Miss Margaret Tait in 1986 (MS Add.8576).

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