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Raleigh, Sir Walter (? 1552-1618) Knight Military and Naval Commander Author

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Surname: Raleigh
Pretitle: Sir
Forenames: Walter
Gender: Male
Date: ? 1552-1618
Name authority reference: GB/NNAF/P139972 (Former ISAAR ref: GB/NNAF/P23748 )
Collections
  Description Held by Reference Further information
1
corresp and literary MSS
See information in published source
See Index of English literary MSS vol 1 1450-1625
2
corresp and papers
British Library, Manuscript Collections
3
corresp and papers
British Library, Manuscript Collections
4
letters, speeches
British Library, Manuscript Collections
5
c1582-93: letters (6)
Carl H Pforzheimer Library
See De Ricci & Wilson, Census of medieval and renaissance MSS in United States and Canada, 1961
6
misc papers
Hatfield House Library and Archives
NRA 32925

See HMC Principal family and estate collections A-K, 1996 [41a]
7
1587-1618: misc letters and papers
Oxford University: Bodleian Library, Special Collections
8
papers (11 items)
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
See Hamer, Archives and MSS in the USA 1961
9
Notes on the Royal Navy, c1598
Folger Shakespeare Library
See R Morriss, Guide to British Naval Papers in North America (1994)
10
A discourse on the peace with Spain, 1603
University of Michigan: William L Clements Library
See R Morriss, Guide to British Naval Papers in North America (1994)
11
"A discourse... on the peace with Spayne"
Yale University Libraries: Beinecke Library
See R Morriss, Guide to British Naval Papers in North America (1994)
12
copy of his discourse on the history of ships and the strengths and weaknesses of the maritime powers' navies
Harvard University: Houghton Library
See R Morriss, Guide to British Naval Papers in North America (1994)
13
letters to James I and others
Oxford University: Queen's College Library
See Library Association survey 1967
14
MS of Discovery of Guiana
Lambeth Palace Library
See Annual report 1972-73
15
journal of his 'last' Voyage to the W Indies
British Library, Manuscript Collections
16
MS copy of verse
Nottingham University Library, Department of Manuscripts and Special Collections
NRA 7628 Cavendish-Bentinck
17
annotated commonplace book
Unknown location
NRA 18524 Bradfer-Lawrence
18
commonplace book
British Library, Manuscript Collections
19
commonplace book
Cambridge University: Fitzwilliam Museum
20
prayers book
Devon Archives and Local Studies Service (South West Heritage Trust)
NRA 31736 Exeter City L
21
papers rel to him
Oxford University: Bodleian Library, Special Collections
See Annual Return 1996

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