Series 15.73 - Macaulay Papers

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Macaulay Papers


  • [1800s?]-1890 (Creation)

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1-56: Original covers with these documents seem to bear the handwriting of George Macaulay Trevelyan; it seems likely that they were either part of the gift of Macaulay papers by Trevelyan in Nov. 1953, or given by him around the same time.
Items 57-77, 21 letters from Zachary Macaulay to his son Thomas Babington Macaulay: gift from J. P. W. Ehrman, May 1957
Item 78, Letter from Thomas Babington Macaulay to Hannah Trevelyan: gift from Mary Moorman, October 1969

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      All letters by Thomas Babington Macaulay are published in Macaulay, Thomas, & Pinney, Thomas, (1974-1981), The Letters of Thomas Babington Macaulay, Vols. 1-6, except O. 15. 73/31.

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