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Acknowledgement of satisfaction, Chatteris, Cambridgeshire

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Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Doc.2479
Dates: 1866
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Acknowledgement of satisfaction, Fenstanton and Hilton, Huntingdonshire

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Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Doc.924
Scope and Contents

Original copy of MS Doc.923.

Dates: 1776
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Acknowledgement of satisfaction for surrender, Fenstanton and Hilton, Huntingdonshire

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Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Doc.925
Scope and Contents

William Tassell, merchant, of Cambridge, appoints John Edison, of Coopers Hall, London, gent., as his lawful attorney to acknowledge satisfaction...upon the conditional surrender made to him of several customary lands...of John Bullen, esq., of Cambridge, confirming whatsoever his attorney shall lawfully do. Signed by W. Tassell. Witnessed by Chas. Martindale and Geo. Thos. Edison.

Dates: 22 Mar. 1783
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Acquittance for Window Tax, Cambridgeshire

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Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Doc.4036
Scope and Contents

Final account of Francis Dixon esq, receiver-general in Cambridgeshire of the duties specified in the Window Tax Act of 6 George III, for the year ending 5 Apr 1780. Dixon accounts for a total of œ4,959 7s 5d. Duty stamps. Examined by Edward Woodcock, 13 July 1781.

Dates: 5 Apr. 1780
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Acquittance, [Shropshire?]

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Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Doc.4075
Scope and Contents

Roger Schereman junior's acquittance for his account, Day after Michaelmas 3 Edward I for one year, and thence to the feast of St Peter 'in cathedra' 5 Edward I (see Doc 4074), before Elias de Odd senior, master of the household, Radbod de Crokesden monk, Nicholas de Whathamsted, lord's receiver, and others.

Dates: 1277 (Circa, undated)
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Act and commission, Cambridgeshire

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Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Doc.4005
Scope and Contents

Annotated, printed copy of the Subsidy Act of 8 Elizabeth c 18, with (attached) letters patent under the great seal, constituting the commission for Cambridgeshire. Fragment of white great seal.

Dates: 3 Jan. 1567 (9 Elizabeth I)
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Act of Uniformity: transcripts of papers

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Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.2776
Scope and Contents A collection of transcripts of papers and documents connected with the Act of Uniformity of 1662 which are in the repository of the House of Lords, mostly consisting of rejected provisos. There is a copy of the Act as passed at fo. 46. fo. 8: letter from William O. Hewlett to Charles Anthony Swainson, 8 Apr. 1875; extract of letter from the unidentified scribe, detailing methods of transcription; notes by Swainson; and copy of a letter from J. H. Pulman to A. C. Tait, archbishop of...
Dates: 1874
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Acton Collection

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Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.7729
Scope and Contents

File of notes on the C. Mod. Hist., with report on it

Dates: 1897 (Circa)
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Acton Collection

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Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.7731
Scope and Contents

About 60 letters to Acton & Lady Acton; misc. bills, circ., invit., CMH letters (1 box)

Dates: 1900-1901
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Acton Collection

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Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.7732
Scope and Contents

Notes relating to Acton Library

Dates: 1900 (20th century)
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Acts and Opponent

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Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.5958.19
Dates: 1834 (circa)
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Acts regarding Merchants of the Staple.

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Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.4129
Scope and Contents

A compendium of Acts of Parliament regarding merchants of the staple, 2 Edw. III to 20 Hen. VI, 65 folios. The title suggests the 'xxxvith yere of Kynge Henry the sixt' as the date of composition.

Dates: 1458
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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Ada Seeley: Transcripts of British Museum and Public Record Office Papers

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Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.4252-4305
Scope and Contents

Transcripts made by Miss A.E. Seeley for Professor J.R. Seeley, mainly of diplomatic correspondence from the 18th Century

Dates: 1885-1887
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Adair Welcker: 'Book of Generation' and other poems

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Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.4306
Scope and Contents

A volume of 35 folios: (fo. 1) prefatory matter; (fo. 3) The Book of Generation; (fo. 6) To the Guest; (fo. 9) Kalleidon; (fo. 11) There is no Death; (fo. 15) The Convict's Complaint; (fo. 17) Alone-alone; (fo. 18) Bonds; (fo. 23) Astoria; (fo. 24) Visions of Night; (fo. 29) To the Woman; (fo. 32v) note. Printed extracts are attached to fos 2v and 33.

Dates: 1905
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Adair Welcker: Choctaw Mascot Iago

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Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.4180
Scope and Contents

A story. Title-page, with a manuscript note by the author; (fo. ii) prefatory matter; (fo. 1) text.

Dates: 1900
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Adair Welcker: Five poems

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Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.3839
Scope and Contents

With prefaratory and explanatory notes by the author.

Dates: 1898
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Adair Welcker: Five poems

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Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.3840
Scope and Contents

With prefaratory and explanatory notes by the author.

Dates: 1899
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Adair Welcker: Louis XVI

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Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.3157
Scope and Contents

Manuscript of a play in autograph. (p. i) prefatory note; (p. iia) extract from Glasgow Evening Times; (p. ii) copy of editorial from Daily News, 22 Sep. 1893; (p. 8) further prefatory matter; (p. 11) text. The play is apparently unprinted.

Dates: 1886
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Adair Welcker: Louis XVI

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Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.3838
Scope and Contents

(fo.iv) prefatory notes; (fo. 17v) text. Incomplete at end. The play is apparently unprinted.

Dates: 1886
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Adam Murray: Farm accounts

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Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.8104
Scope and Contents

Accounts of stock and crops. Running from the back of the volume, on the reverse of the page, are a few pages of rentals.

Dates: 1735-1770
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Adam Sedgwick: Correspondence

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Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.9967
Scope and Contents

Part of transfer from Department of Zoology, c.1989 (ZOO 61-62), including MSS Add.9876-9925.

Dates: 1893-1911
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Adam Sedgwick: Letters and notes

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Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.5100-5102
Scope and Contents

Copies of letters from Adam Sedgwick to Miss Duncan and Mrs Parker; notes and letters concerning Life and letters of Adam Sedgwick (Cambridge, 1890)

Dates: 1850-1891
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Adam Sedgwick: Letters and Papers

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Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.7652
Scope and Contents Section I A-H. Letters to Sedgwick, 1821-1849, relating to English geology, museum accessions, etc. Section II A-Z, AA-II. Letters to Sedgwick, 1850-1872, relating to geology, the work of John William Salter, museum accessions, Lucas Barratt, etc. The correspondents include Harry Govier Seeley, Henry Keeping and Henry Wilkinson Cookson. JJ-OO. Letters to George William Featherstonhaugh and Osmond Fisher, 1827-c.1890s. The correspondents include Sir Richard Owen, Roderick Murchison and his...
Dates: 1818-1916
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Adam Sedgwick: letters to William Ainger

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Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.8396
Scope and Contents

Correspondence between Adam Sedgwick and William Ainger, with a summary of contents including information about their relationship.

Dates: 1807-1840
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Adam Sedgwick: Miscellaneous Letters

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Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.7670
Dates: 1819-1868
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