Collection Prudhoe MSS - Lord Prudhoe Collection

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Prudhoe MSS


Lord Prudhoe Collection


  • 1827-1829 (Creation)

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Extent and medium

1 folder and 1 box

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Biographical history

Archival history

Copies made for Professor Griffith.

Immediate source of acquisition or transfer

Transferred from Professor Griffith's Collection.

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Scope and content

Typescript of journals (1827-1829) and negatives of drawings, chiefly of Upper Nubia by Major Felix (1828).

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Conditions governing access

Property of the Griffith Institute. No restrictions. Consultation only.

Conditions governing reproduction

Copyright Duke of Northumberland at Alnwick Castle.

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Existence and location of originals

Alnwick Castle, Northumberland.

Existence and location of copies

These are copies (typescript and glass plate negatives).

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Physical storage

  • Shelf: 0701
  • Shelf: 0907