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Archer, Sir Simon (1581-1662) Knight, antiquary and MP

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Surname: Archer
Pretitle: Sir
Forenames: Simon
Gender: Male
Date: 1581-1662
Title: Knight
Biography: ODNB link for Archer, Sir Simon (1581-1662), knight, antiquary and MP
Name authority reference: GB/NNAF/P142557 (Former ISAAR ref: GB/NNAF/P734 )
Online related resources Bibliography of British and Irish History link for Sir Simon Archer
Collections
  Description Held by Reference Further information
1
c1634-56: antiquarian notebooks (4)
Warwickshire County Record Office
NRA 3519 Warwicks RO misc

See HMC Papers of British antiquaries and historians, 2003
2
c1640-50: antiquarian notebooks (2)
Shakespeare Birthplace Trust
NRA 33781

See HMC Papers of British antiquaries and historians, 2003
3
MS copy of Leland's Itinerary Through Wales (1 vol)
National Library of Wales: Department of Collection Services
See HMC Papers of British antiquaries and historians, 2003
4
1622-50: antiquarian and genealogical corresp and papers (copies), account book
Shakespeare Birthplace Trust
NRA 4523 Shakespeare misc

See HMC Papers of British antiquaries and historians, 2003
5
1649-53: accounts and papers
Edinburgh University Library, Special Collections
See HMC Papers of British antiquaries and historians, 2003
6
1627-46: letters to Archer incl many from Sir William Dugdale and draft replies from him
Oxford University: Bodleian Library, Special Collections
See HMC Papers of British antiquaries and historians, 2003
7
12th-18th cent: Archer family papers and a genealogical history compiled by Sir Symon but not in his hand
Shakespeare Birthplace Trust
NRA 4523 Shakespeare misc

See HMC Papers of British antiquaries and historians, 2003
8
transcripts and copies of papers in his possession rel to Warwickshire
Oxford University: Bodleian Library, Special Collections
See HMC Papers of British antiquaries and historians, 2003
9
1627-60: corresp (copies) with Dugdale and others and notes rel to manor of Solihull
British Library, Manuscript Collections
See HMC Papers of British antiquaries and historians, 2003
10
1650-54: letters (17) and fragments of letters to Sir William Dugdale
Warwickshire County Record Office
NRA 8199 Dugdale

See HMC Papers of British antiquaries and historians, 2003

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