Photocopies of letters of and to, and other documents concerning, David Livingstone. Edit

Summary

Identifier
MS.20313

Dates

  • 1840-1872. (Creation)

Extents

  • 327 Leaves (Whole)

Subjects

Notes

  • Conditions Governing Access

    Normal access conditions apply.

  • Conditions Governing Use

    Normal reproduction conditions apply, subject to any copyright restrictions.

  • Existence and Location of Originals

    The original letters and other documents are in both private and public collections.

  • Immediate Source of Acquisition

    Various, 1979-1984.

  • Custodial History

    This manuscript has been formed from various separate accessions: folios 1-4, presented, 1979, by the British Library, under Export Licence Regulations; folio 6, presented, 1981, by T R H Davenport, Grahamstown, South Africa through the good folios 7-10, bought, 1984, A Ritchie, Edinburgh; folios 139-140, presented, 1984, by Justin G Schiller, New York; folios 144-145, , presented, 1949, by the British Library, under Export Licence Regulations; folios 146-153, presented, 1982, by J A Carada, Rock Hill, South Carolina; folios 154-157, presented, 1979, by the British Library under Export Licence Regulations; folios 158-163, presented, 1981, by the British Library, London, under Export Licence Regulations; folios 164-165, presented, 1979, by A G Van Dyke, Toms River, New Jersey, USA; folios 166-169, presented, 1979, by Max G Lowenberg, New York; folios 177-180, presented, 1980, by the British Library under Export Licence Regulations; folios 182-185, presented, 1982, by the British library, acquired under Export Licence Regulations; folios 186-196, presented, 1984, by an Anonymous donor; folios 197-200, presented, 1980, by the British Library, through Export Licence Regulations; folios 258-259, bought, 1980, Dr William’s Library, London; folios 262-272, presented, 1982, by the British Library through Export Licence; folios 273-274, Deposited, 1979, by Scottish National Memorial to David Livingstone, Glasgow; folios 314-317, presented, 1980, by F P D Moore, Bury St Edmunds through the good offices of C Kelly, Royal Geographical Society; offices of G A Shepperson, University of Edinburgh; folios 318-325, presented, 1988, by the British Library under Export Licence Regulations; folios 326-327, presented, 1949, by the British Library, under Export Licence Regulations; the rest acquired elsewhere, various dates.

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