Bound volume entitled ‘Reminiscences of my father [by] E.B.S.’ containing a typed copy of a biography illustrated by selections from his correspondence, of Richard Burdon-Sanderson of West Jesmond (died 1865) compiled after his death by his daughter Elizabeth. Edit


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Level of Description


  • Late 19th century. (Creation)


  • 517 Leaves (Whole)



  • Conditions Governing Access

    Normal access conditions apply.

  • Conditions Governing Use

    Normal reproduction conditions apply, subject to any copyright restrictions.

  • Scope and Contents

    The leaves are typed on one side only: notes and additions have been written on some of the blank sides and press-cuttings have been pasted to some others.

    The biography is followed by leaves from some of Richard Burdon-Sanderson's published works pasted in (folio 383), copies of newspaper reports of the death in 1876 of his son Richard (folio 469), copies of press notices of Sir John S Burdon-Sanderson (folio 492), and a genealogy of the family of William Scott, Newcastle-upon-Tyne (folio 495).

  • Arrangement

    iii + 514 + a few blank folios.

  • Separated Materials

    Further press cuttings and other items formerly pinned in are now MS.20028, folios 1-43.