University of Exeter Library (Special Collections)

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For information on holdings, see the Special Collections webpage

  • Collection level descriptions are also available at Archives Hub
  • Published guide: Gardner, J. & I. Mortimer, "Modern Literary Papers in the University of Exeter Library: a Guide"
  • ARCHON code: 29

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    Paper catalogues available to view at The National Archives - (10)


    These are selected lists of new or additional collections that were acquired by this archive during a specific year. If a date is not displayed there are no accessions for that year.

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