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Ethel M. Wood

Identity Statement

Reference code(s): GB 0096 MS 1109
Held at: Senate House Library, University of London
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Full title: Ethel M. Wood
Date(s): 1944-c1970
Level of description: Fonds
Extent: 3 envelopes
Name of creator(s): Wood | Ethel Mary | 1876-1970 | book collector
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Administrative/Biographical history:

Born 1876, Ethel Mary Hogg; book collector specialising in bibles; died 1970.


Scope and content/abstract:

A notebook, loose notes and index cards containing information about bibles and biblical works purchased by Ethel M. Wood; a notebook containing details of biblical characters, quotes and references; various loose notes with names, dates and telephone numbers and a letter from Tim Munby (12 September 1946).

Access & Use

Language/scripts of material:

System of arrangement:

1. Book Lists. 2. Notebook and Notes. 3. Letter.

Conditions governing access:

Open for research although access may be restricted by the Data Protection Act or the Freedom of Information Act. Please contact the University Archivist for details. 24 hours notice is required for research visits.

Conditions governing reproduction:

Copies may be made, subject to the condition of the original. Copying must be undertaken by the Special Collections Reading Room staff, who will need a minimum of 48 hours to process requests.

Finding aids:

Catalogued online.

Archival Information

Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition:

Books deposited in Senate House in 1950 by Mrs Wood.

Allied Materials

Related material:

350 English and American bibles and books on biblical studies in the Senate House Library.

Publication note:

Description Notes

Archivist's note:
Compiled by Stefan Dickers for the RSLP supported AIM25 Project.

Rules or conventions:
Compiled in compliance with General International Standard Archival Description, ISAD(G), second edition, 2000; National Council on Archives Rules for the Construction of Personal, Place and Corporate Names, 1997.

Date(s) of descriptions:
March 2005, May 2011

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