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Cambridge Antiquarian Society: Antiquarian Papers

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.8972

Scope and Contents

Antiquarian and research papers of Henry Paine Stokes, Edward Hailstone and George Forest Browne, in the form of notes, essays, lectures and letters mostly concerning Cambridge and the surrounding area.


  • Creation: 1870-1932 (Circa)


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 (


3 archive box(es) (3 boxes)

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

Deposited by Cambridge Antiquarian Society, 1993

Related Materials

Other H.P. Stokes manuscripts are at Add.8699 and Add.8717


Many of the Stokes and Hailstone manuscripts are listed in 'Proceedings of the Cambridge Antiquarian Society', vol. XXXIII (1931-32), pp.168-169
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Repository Details

Part of the Cambridge University Library Repository

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