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Cecil, William (1520-1598) 1st Baron Burghley, statesman

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Biography: ODNB link for Cecil, William (1520-1598) 1st Baron Burghley, statesman
Name authority reference: GB/NNAF/P143538 (Former ISAAR ref: GB/NNAF/P5251 )
Online related resources Bibliography of British and Irish History link for William Cecil
Collections
  Description Held by Reference Further information
1
1558-96: diaries, memoranda, journal etc
Hatfield House Library and Archives
NRA 32925 Gascoyne-Cecil

See HMC 9 Salisbury MSS
2
corresp and papers
British Library, Manuscript Collections
3
corresp and papers
British Library, Manuscript Collections
4
corresp and papers
British Library, Manuscript Collections
5
corresp
British Library, Manuscript Collections
6
corresp and papers
British Library, Manuscript Collections
7
1571-78: corresp (16 items)
Oxford University: Bodleian Library, Special Collections
8
1536-1616: misc corresp and papers
London University: London School of Economics Library, Archives and Special Collections
9
c1592: memorandum book
British Library, Manuscript Collections
10
1579-1584: copies of corresp between Archbishop of Canterbury, and Burleigh, Walsingham, the Council etc
Sheffield Archives
NRA 1083 Wentworth Woodhouse
11
1578-96: letters (40) to Richard Bagot
Folger Shakespeare Library
NRA 20980
12
letters to Sir Julius Caesar
British Library, Manuscript Collections
13
letters to Robert Cecil
Cambridge University Library: Department of Manuscripts and University Archives
See Catalogue of MSS vol 2
14
late 16th cent: (copies) letters to Lord Cobham, Warden of the Cinque Ports, with related documents, previously in the possession of Sir Edward Dering (Phillipps MS 25750)
British Library, Manuscript Collections
15
1585-93: corresp with Lord Ellesmere
Huntington Library
NRA 24601 Egerton (Bridgwater)
16
1586: letters to Sir Christopher Hatton and William Davison
British Library, Manuscript Collections
17
1569-71: (copies) letters to Thomas Heneage, Treasurer of the Queen's Chamber
British Library, Manuscript Collections
18
1588-90: letters from Sir John Maitland
British Library, Manuscript Collections
19
1575-76: letters (11) to Peter Osborne
London Metropolitan Archives: City of London
NRA 30170
20
1559-85: corresp with Sir Ralph Sadleir
British Library, Manuscript Collections
21
1565-90: corresp with Earl of Shrewsbury
Arundel Castle
NRA 12614 Fitzalan-Howard
22
1551-83: corresp with Sir Nicholas Throckmorton etc
British Library, Manuscript Collections
23
official corresp with Sir John Leveson re Kent
Staffordshire and Stoke-on-Trent Archive Service: Staffordshire County Record Office
NRA 10699 Leveson-Gower
24
misc letters
Longleat House
See HMC 58 Bath MSS II
25
1588-95: corresp with Lord Willoughby
Lincolnshire Archives
See HMC 66 Ancaster MSS
26
1564-99: misc corresp
Cambridge University: Magdalene College Old Library
See HMC 70 Pepys MSS
27
1566-97: letters and papers
Kent History and Library Centre
NRA 17989 Sidney

See HMC 77 De L'Isle and Dudley MSS II
28
letters, papers, private journal
Burghley House
NRA 6666 Cecil
29
1579-96: letters
Lambeth Palace Library
NRA 19123
30
c1554-95: corresp with Earls of Shrewsbury
Lambeth Palace Library
See HMC Joint Publication 6
31
1590-97: corresp with Archbishop Whitgift
Lambeth Palace Library
32
letters rel to Cambridge University
Cambridge University Library: Department of Manuscripts and University Archives
See Catalogue of MSS vol 5
33
1562-93: corresp rel to Cambridge University
Cambridge University Archives
See Cambridge University Archives: a Classified List, 1988, p63