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Morris, William (1834-1896), poet artist and socialist

GB/NNAF/P164114   (Former ISAAR ref: GB/NNAF/P20455)

Location of Related Collections
Scope1853-96: corresp, literary MSS and papers
RepositoryBritish Library, Manuscript Collections
Record ReferenceAdd MSS 37497-37498, 45298-353, 45407-12, 45891-94; M/1009; Ashley A230, 4902; RP1355, 3957; Eg MS 2866
Other referenceseeHMC Papers of British politicians 1782-1900, 1989
Scope1859-96: letters, writings and drawings
RepositoryKelmscott Manor
Other referenceseeArtists' Papers Register
Scope1848-96: corresp, designs, drawings and other MSS
RepositoryWilliam Morris Gallery
NRA catalogue referenceNRA 11835
Scopec1879-96: corresp, notebook and literary MSS
RepositoryNational Art Library, Victoria & Albert Museum
NRA catalogue referenceNRA 13466 V & A Museum
Other referenceseeCatalogue of English non-illuminated MSS 1975
Scope1868-71: literary MSS, incl The Earthly Paradise, travel journals and papers
RepositoryCambridge University: Fitzwilliam Museum
Other referenceseeWE Fredeman, Pre-raphaelitism: a bibliocritical study 1965
Scopec1870-76: literary MSS (10 vols)
RepositoryOxford University: Bodleian Library, Western Manuscripts
Record ReferenceMSS Eng misc c 143, 265, d 265-68, e 233, g 59; Lat class e 38
Scopemisc letters and MSS
RepositoryInternational Institute of Social History
Other referenceseeGuide 1989
Scopeliterary MSS and papers
RepositorySociety of Antiquaries of London
Record ReferenceMSS 905-10 link to online catalogueexternal link - opens in a new window
Other referenceseePJ Willetts, Manuscripts in the Society of Antiquaries of London (2000)
Scopec1868-1938: calligraphic fragments and notebook incl corresp of May Morris
RepositorySociety of Antiquaries of London
Record ReferenceMS 984
Other referenceseePJ Willetts, Manuscripts in the Society of Antiquaries of London (2000)
Scope1862-98: letters and papers rel to Morris & Co
RepositoryHammersmith and Fulham Archives and Local History Centre
NRA catalogue referenceNRA 12645
Scope1877-78: papers rel to Society for Protection of Ancient Buildings
RepositorySociety of Antiquaries of London
Record ReferenceMS 832
NRA catalogue referenceNRA 27819
Scopeliterary MSS
RepositoryThe King's School, Canterbury
Record ReferenceWALPOLE link to scanned list external link - opens in a new window
NRA catalogue referenceNRA 15260
Other referenceseeLocation Register of English Literary MSS 18-19th cent 1995
ScopeMS translation of the Heimskringla
RepositoryLeeds University Library, Special Collections
Other referenceseeLocation Register of English Literary MSS 18-19th cent 1995
Scopenotebook, partly written by him, of technical notes rel to printing and dyeing techniques used y Morris & Co
RepositoryNational Art Library, Victoria & Albert Museum
Record ReferenceMSL/2000/13
Other referenceseeAnnual return 2000
Scope1885-96: letters (20) to Wilfrid Scawen Blunt
RepositoryNational Art Library, Victoria & Albert Museum
Record Reference86 KK Box III
Other referenceseeLocation Register of English Literary MSS 18-19th cent 1995
Scopeletters to Philip Burne-Jones
RepositoryBritish Library, Manuscript Collections
Record ReferenceAdd MS 52708
Scope1867-99: letters (c91) to 9th Earl of Carlisle
RepositoryCastle Howard
Record ReferenceC91
NRA catalogue referenceNRA 24681
Scope1887-89: letters to Joseph Lane
RepositoryBritish Library, Manuscript Collections
Record ReferenceAdd MS 46345
Scope1874-95: letters, postcards and notes to Leightons (70 items)
RepositoryOxford University: Bodleian Library, Western Manuscripts
Record ReferenceMS Johnson e 3
Other referenceseeLocation Register of English Literary MSS 18-19th cent 1995
Scope1857-78: letters to Dante Gabriel Rossetti
RepositoryOxford University: Bodleian Library, Western Manuscripts
Record ReferenceMS Facs d 274
Other referenceseeLocation Register of English Literary MSS 18-19th cent 1995
Scope1883-95: corresp with Andreas Scheu
RepositoryInternational Institute of Social History
Record ReferenceAndreas Scheu Papers link to online catalogueexternal link - opens in a new window
Other referenceseeGuide 1989
Scope1884-96: letters to George Bernard Shaw
RepositoryBritish Library, Manuscript Collections
Record ReferenceAdd MS 50541
Scopeletters to Robert Thomson
RepositoryHarvard University: Houghton Library
Record ReferenceMS Eng 798
NRA catalogue referenceNRA 20129 Harvard Univ MSS
Scope1875-77, 1896: letters (copies) to Sir Thomas Wardle
RepositoryStaffordshire and Stoke-on-Trent Archive Service: Staffordshire County Record Office
Other referenceseeList of Accessions 1960
Scopecorresp of Morris & Co with James McNeill Whistler
RepositoryLibrary of Congress, Manuscript Division
Other referenceseeNUC MS 66-1446
Scope1889-94: letters (70) to Messrs Whittingham and Messrs Leighton
RepositoryOxford University: Bodleian Library, Western Manuscripts
Record ReferenceMSS Eng hist c 283-90; misc c 275, 341, d 289-90, e 252-54; poet c 25; th c 59; French e 21; Lat misc c 67, d 75; th c 18
NRA catalogue referenceNRA 16952 Johnson
Scopeletters rel to the Social Democratic Federation
RepositoryLondon University: London School of Economics Library, Archives and Special Collections
Record ReferenceCOLL MISC 0522 link to online catalogueexternal link - opens in a new window
NRA catalogue referenceNRA 28876 BLPES misc
Scope1860-96: letters (59) and literary MSS
RepositoryHuntington Library
Other referenceseeGuide to Literary MSS 1979
Scope1895-1948: letters and printed material rel to him
RepositoryHammersmith and Fulham Archives and Local History Centre
Record ReferenceDD/341 link to scanned list external link - opens in a new window
NRA catalogue referenceNRA 16884 Morris
Scope1884-90s: letters (12)
RepositoryGetty Research Institute for the History of Art and the Humanities
Other referenceseeLocation Register of English Literary MSS 18-19th cent 1995
Scope1878-81: letters
RepositorySociety for the Protection of Ancient Buildings
Record ReferenceWilliam Morris MSS
Other referenceseeLocation Register of English Literary MSS 18-19th cent 1995
Scope1896-1928: papers of Trustees and Executors of William Morris
RepositoryHammersmith and Fulham Archives and Local History Centre
Record ReferenceDD/926
Other referenceseeAnnual Return 1996
Scopepapers
RepositoryUniversity of Texas at Austin: Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center Library
Other referenceseeLocation Register of English Literary MSS 18-19th cent 1995
Scope1890-91: (copy) catalogues of his library (2), one by Janey Morris
RepositoryBritish Library, Manuscript Collections
Record ReferenceRP 1335

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