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William Webb: Cambridge Pedigrees

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Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.5987
Scope and Contents A series of pedigrees transcribed by William Webb, collected c. 1816-1853, 188 folios. The pedigrees were mainly supplied by the College of Arms. Nearly all are of members of Cambridge University, tracing their descent from Edward I or Edward III. There are also a few descending from Henry VII, and two examples descending from the kings of Scotland. The pedigree on fo. 37v is of Henry VIII's descent through Elizabeth de Clare, foundress of Clare Hall. Written from the other end of the book...
Dates: 1853 (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 mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
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William Webb: correspondence and papers

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Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.7884
Dates: 1800-1850 (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 mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
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William Williams: Welsh Compositions

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Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.6172
Scope and Contents

Compositions in Welsh by William Williams, with a sermon or religious text found in the church of Strata Florida, Cardiganshire.

Dates: 1800 (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 mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
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William Woolley, 'History of County of Derby', in the hand of Stephen Glover

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Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.4162
Scope and Contents

Includes dedication to George Rogers, Merchant at Mile End, near London. Inside the front cover is a pasted slip describing the contents; a note by Samuel Sandars; the note 'Bought at Sotheby's at Sale of the Bateman Heirlooms May 1893 per Mr Quaritch. It has not appeared in print SS'; and the bookplates of Bateman of Middleton Hall (by Youlgrave) in the County of Derby, and of Samuel Sandars, 1893.

Dates: 1856
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 mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
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William Younghusband: receipted bills and miscellaneous items

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Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.7922
Scope and Contents With a few exceptions, the items are addressed to William Younghusband. Most are receipted bills (some containing detailed lists of goods or services), while others are receipts for which no bill survives. The goods supplied include cloth and haberdashery; leather goods; ironmongery and metal ware; pottery and glass ware; medicines; beef, mutton and other meat; wine, brandy and rum; tea, sugar and spices; candles; and hay and oats. Timber was purchased over a number of years for repair of...
Dates: 1749-1820
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 mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
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Wim Klein: Dot matrix computer print-outs

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Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.10269
Dates: c. 1964
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 mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
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Wimbish Manor court rolls, minutes etc., Shepreth, Cambridgeshire

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Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Doc.3611
Dates: 1686-1811
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 mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
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Windham Baldwin Papers

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Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Windham Baldwin
Scope and Contents

Correspondence and papers of ARTHUR WINDHAM BALDWIN 3RD EARL BALDWIN OF BEWDLEY (1904-1976) mostly concerning his father STANLEY BALDWIN 1ST EARL BALDWIN OF BEWDLEY (1867-1947)

Dates: 1897-1998
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 mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
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Window tax assessment, the Hundreds of Ely and Witchford, Cambridgeshire

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Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Doc.391
Scope and Contents

Assessment of certain parishes in the Hundred of Ely and part of the Hundred of Witchford by Commissioners in respect of windows and inhabited houses. The amounts assessed are set out in tabular form with the totals. Signed by Thomas Gotobed, Samuel Kempton, Thomas Poole.

Dates: 1794
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 mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
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Winifred Nicholson: letters and cards to Helen Gleadlow, with related materials

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Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.10486
Scope and Contents 11 letters and five postcards from Winifred Nicholson to her friend Helen Gleadlow, 1971-1973 and undated (some apparently after March 1974). Three of the postcards are addressed jointly to Helen and Rupert Gleadlow. All but one of the letters was written from Nicholson's home, Banks Head (alternatively written as 'Bankshead'), Brampton, Cumberland / Cumbria; the exception was written from Bath. The postcards were written from Greece.With a calendar for the year 1980 bearing a...
Dates: 1971-1987 and undated
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Winthrop Mackworth Praed, 'Elijah'

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Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.10395
Scope and Contents

Praed's Seatonian Prize poem for 1830, written in his hand on four bifolia and sewn into a cover-sheet. There are textual variations from the published version of the poem.

Dates: c. 1830
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Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: overture to 'The Magic Flute' in the hands of Sir George Smart and Mary Anne Bacon

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Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.6250
Scope and Contents

Notes on the title page read 'The first page is in the hand writing of Sir George Smart who was kind enough to teach me how to score. M.A.B' and 'Imperfect. Wanting tenor and alto trombones and 2d. fagotto. M.B.' Remaining pages in the hand of Mary Anne Bacon. Signed and dated: 'Mary Anne Bacon, Dec.r 1824'.

Dates: 1824 (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 mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
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Writ of Habeas Corpus, Hambleton, Rutland

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Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Doc.6
Scope and Contents

Ordering the production of Robert Bull of the Hambleton, Rutland in court at Westminster to answer a charge of debt brought against him by Thomas All(?). Imperfect.

Dates: 25 Apr. 1476 (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 mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
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Writing Book of Ottaris Salvione

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Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.7606
Dates: 1602
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 mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
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Writings on 17th Century Italy and France

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Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.4440
Scope and Contents

'Relatione del modo col quale si gouernano in Francia gli Uganotti', 'Relatione della tenuta delli stati di Bearne' and 'Relatione dei successi seguiti in Bearne'.

Dates: 1650 (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 mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
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W.W. Newbould: notes on ''Manual of English botany''

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Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.9677
Scope and Contents

Written by Rev. W. W. Newbould about the work of his colleague, Charles Cardale Babington, 'Manual of British Botany'

Dates: 1862-1881
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 mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
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W.Y. Ottley: Collections on armour

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Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.2742
Scope and Contents

Includes letters to Ottley, memoranda and extracts from various publications and manuscripts and drawings and tracings.

Dates: 1828-1835
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 mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
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Wyon Family: Business and Personal Papers

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Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.7651
Scope and Contents

The collection contains family and personal correspondence, and also genealogical papers mostly compiled by Walter J. Wyon. There are papers relating to the family's official work, and also to their private commissions as medallists, engravers and sculptors.

Dates: 1800-1950 (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 mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
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Year Books for 28 and 37 Henry VI

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Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.2593
Scope and Contents

Late fifteenth-century hand. fos 52-60: missing. loose at fo. 19: strip from draper's account book, 13 Nov. - 12 Dec. 1587, with the name Thomas Robson, and on verso the beginning of a letter from Edward More to 'Mr Palliser'.

Dates: 1490-1587 (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 mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
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York Ecclesiastical Formulary

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Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.8802
Scope and Contents

Formulary of documents, some in the names of John Dakyn, George Palmes and John Rokeby.

Dates: 1556 (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 mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
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Zachary Gray: Sermons etc. (Phillips MS 23906)

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Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.8516
Scope and Contents

Manuscript sermons, with lectures on the catechism at the back of the volume.

Dates: 1727-1739
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 mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
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Zachary Grey: Abstracts and transcripts on religious and Cambridge University affairs

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Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.3308
Scope and Contents Autograph, with second hand interspersed. Including: (fo. 2) 'The horrid Barbarity of the Spanish Inquisition': preface by Grey, followed by abstract of William Lithgow, Totall Discourse of rare Adventures, 10th ed., pp. 421 ff.; (fo. 35) 'The Jesuit in Disguise': referenced abstracts from several printed works; (fo. 59) Grey, 'A Review of Mr Neal's History of the Puritans', printed with omissions Cambridge, 1744; Grey, 'What Authority there is for the use of the present singing Psalms in...
Dates: 1738-1760 (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 mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
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Zachary Grey: The Glory of the British Flag exemplified. In a chronological Series of the most memorable victories obtained at Sea. By the Bravest of Our English Admirals, Sea captains etc...Extracted from our best Naval-Writers, and English Historians

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Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.3847
Scope and Contents

fo. 1v: 'Rd Day', and booksellers notes in pencil.

Dates: 1760 (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 mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
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Zoology of Jamaica

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Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.7040
Dates: 1846
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 mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).

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Housman, Alfred Edward, 1859-1936 (poet) 7
Jesus College, Cambridge 7
Paisiello, Giovanni, 1740-1816 (composer) 7
University of Cambridge, Cavendish Laboratory 7
Bidder, George Parker, 1863-1953 (marine biologist) 6
Clark, John Willis, 1833-1910 (Cambridge University registrary) 6
Donne, John, 1572-1631 (poet and Church of England clergyman) 6
Eton College 6
Gosse, Philip Henry, 1810-1888 (zoologist and religious writer) 6
Gosse, Sir Edmund William, 1849-1928 (Knight, writer) 6
King's College, Cambridge 6
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Powys, Llewelyn, 1884-1939 (writer) 6
Rennie, John, 1761-1821 (engineer) 6
Rutherford, Ernest, 1871-1937 (Baron Rutherford of Nelson, physicist) 6
Sedgwick, Adam, 1785-1873 (geologist) 6
Welcker, Adair, 1858-1926 (author) 6
Clare College, Cambridge 5
Gow, Andrew Sydenham Farrar, 1886-1978 (Classical Scholar) 5
James, I, 1566-1625 (King of Great Britain and Ireland) 5
Keynes, John Neville, 1852-1949 (logician, economist and university administrator) 5
Lethbridge, Thomas Charles, 1901-1971 (archaeologist and parapsychologist) 5
Macalister, Alexander, 1844-1899 (Professor of Anatomy and surgeon) 5
Madden, Sir Frederic, 1801-1873 (Knight, palaeographer and librarian) 5
Maxwell, James Clerk, 1831-1879 (Professor, scientist, physicist) 5
Newton, Alfred, 1829-1907 (zoologist) 5
Saunderson, Nicholas, 1682-1739 (mathematician) 5
Scholfield, Alwyn Faber, 1884-1969 (Cambridge University Librarian) 5
Stevenson, Anne, 1933-2020 (poet) 5
Stokes, Sir George Gabriel, 1819-1903 (1st Baronet and physicist) 5
Welch, John Hope, 1942- (poet, publisher and teacher) 5
Bacon, Francis, 1561-1626 (Viscount St Alban, lord chancellor, politician and philosopher) 4
Bartholomew, Augustus Theodore, 1882-1933 (librarian) 4
Bateson, William, 1861-1926 (biologist) 4
Benson, Arthur Christopher, 1862-1925 (author and college head) 4
Blake, William, 1757-1827 (engraver, artist, and poet) 4
Blunden, Edmund Charles, 1896-1974 (poet) 4
Cambridge University Press 4
Charles, II, 1630-1685 (King of Great Britain and Ireland) 4
Elizabeth, I, 1533-1603 (Queen of England and Ireland) 4
Forster, Leonard Wilson, 1913-1997 (German scholar) 4
Glover, Terrot Reaveley, 1869-1943 (classical scholar and historian) 4
Hassall, Christopher Vernon, 1912-1963 (writer and librettist) 4
Ireland, John Nicholson, 1879-1962 (composer and organist) 4
Johnston, Edward, 1872-1944 (calligrapher and designer) 4
Keynes, John Maynard, 1883-1946 (Baron Keynes, economist) 4
Minns, Sir Ellis Hovell, 1874-1953 (Knight, archaeologist, orientalist and linguist) 4
Perceval, Spencer George, 1838-1922 (antiquary and geologist) 4
Peterhouse, Cambridge 4
Powys, John Cowper, 1872-1963 (writer) 4
Powys, Littleton Charles, 1874-1955 (schoolmaster and author) 4
Queens' College, Cambridge 4
Raverat, Gwendolen Mary, 1885-1957 (née Darwin, artist) 4
Shilleto, Richard, 1809-1876 (classical scholar) 4
Silk, Dennis Raoul Whitehall, 1931-2019 (schoolmaster and cricketer) 4
Stanford, Sir Charles Villiers, 1852-1924 (Knight, composer and conductor) 4
Strype, John, 1643-1737 (ecclesiastical historian) 4
Taylor, Sedley, 1834-1920 (musical scholar) 4
Trinity College, Dublin 4
Airy, Sir George Biddell, 1801-1892 (Knight and astronomer) 3
Babbage, Charles, 1791-1871 (mathematician) 3
Bacon, Mary Anne, fl 1842 (musician) 3
Barlow, Lady Emma Nora, 1885-1989 (née Darwin, botanist and geneticist) 3
Beaumont, Joseph, 1616-1699 (poet and college head) 3
Bidder family 3
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