Manuscripts and Special Collections

Tag: catalogues

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The Chaworth-Musters Collection

October 18th, 2010 at 10:10

The Chaworths were one of the most prominent landed families in Nottinghamshire. They acquired the manors of Edwalton in the 13th century, Wiverton in the 14th century, and Annesley in the 15th century. The family was joined with the Musters family of Colwick Hall by the marriage of the last Chaworth heiress, Mary Ann Chaworth, to John [...]

New catalogues added from June to August 2010

September 14th, 2010 at 12:09

New collections Descriptions of two new collections have been released on the Manuscripts Online Catalogue. The hyperlinks in the descriptions below take you to more detailed catalogue entries. Papers of the Chaworth Musters family of Annesley Park and Colwick Hall, Nottinghamshire, 1538-2004 (ChM) Records of Pasolds Limited, clothing manufacturers of Langley, Berkshire, and various predecessor [...]

New catalogues added from March to May 2010

June 9th, 2010 at 03:06

New collections Descriptions of four new collections have been released on the Manuscripts Online Catalogue. The hyperlinks in the descriptions below take you to more detailed catalogue entries. Slides of photographs, documents and plans relating to Wollaton, Nottinghamshire, c.1955 (MS 630) Papers relating to Patricia Latham, nurse at the General Hospital, Nottingham; 1953-1957 (MS 857) Papers [...]

The archive chain challenge

March 8th, 2010 at 12:03

As we’ve already blogged, the start of the year has seen a number of new catalogues made available on our website and the work is always on going. I thought it might be a challenge to see if I could make a chain to link two of our new catalogues using just five jumps between [...]

New catalogues added in January and February 2010

March 4th, 2010 at 12:03

New collections Descriptions of 7 new collections have been released on the Manuscripts Online Catalogue. The hyperlinks in the descriptions below take you to a more detailed catalogue entry. Papers of Victor Horsley, pupil at High Pavement School, Nottingham , 1918-1928 (MS 284) Copy photographs of Laxton, Nottinghamshire , originally taken c.1890-1970; 2009 (MS 829) Abstract [...]