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1st Lord Acton: Notes and lectures

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.9706

Scope and Contents

1 folder contains flashcards, the rest contain pages removed from notebooks. The latter are paginated, and some have headings in Roman numerals, assumedly dividing different lectures. Accompanying titles include 'The Tennis Court Oath', 'Napoleon' and 'Madame Roland'.


  • Creation: 1890-1899 (1890s)


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1 collection (1 box of 4 folders)

4 folder(s) (4 folders)

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

Presented by Lord Action, 26 Oct. 2004

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Repository Details

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