Correspondence and papers of George Smith (1824-1901), publisher, and founder of the Dictionary of National Biography, and his successors as heads of the firm of Smith, Elder and Company. Edit

Summary

Identifier
MSS.23171-23192

Dates

  • 1846-1924, undated. (Creation)

Extents

  • 22 Volumes (Whole)

Subjects

Notes

  • Conditions Governing Access

    Normal access conditions apply.

  • Conditions Governing Use

    Normal reproduction conditions apply, subject to any copyright restrictions.

  • Immediate Source of Acquisition

    Presented, 1976, 1978, by Mrs Elizabeth M Gordon, Biddesden Park, Brackley, Northamptonshire.

  • Scope and Contents

    The papers relate chiefly to the publication of articles in the 'Cornhill Magazine' (which George Smith founded), and of books published by the firm.

  • Separated Materials

    For three formal documents, see Ch.17351-17353.

Components