Item 66 - W. Aldis Wright: Bible Revision (correspondence)

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Add. MS b/66


W. Aldis Wright: Bible Revision (correspondence)


  • c 1871-1912 (Creation)

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1 box.
295 items (letters, notes, news clippings, minutes, printed material such as proofs, specimen pages, reports, instructions and agreements).

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Correspondence, notes, and printed material largely relating to W. Aldis Wright's work as Secretary of the Old Testament Revision Company. Includes correspondence from C. F. Clay, William F. Moulton, Bartholomew Price, T. H. Stokoe, Richard Wright, J. Troutbeck and others, along with several copies/drafts of letters by W. Aldis Wright. Notes by T. K. Cheyne, George Chawner, John Birrell, D. H. Weir and others. Includes material on use by others of the Revised Version, such as a request from [Charles Goldschmidt?] Montefiore, and on the disposition of surplus money given to the Old and New Testament Revision Companies [see also Add.MS.b.65].

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An undated handwritten list, found in the box, has been scanned and attached to this record as a digital object. Please note that, while some errors have been detected and corrected, others may remain.

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Other material relating to W. Aldis Wright's work on the Revised Version is in Add.Ms.b.63-65.

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