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May, John, (1775-1856), First Superintendent of the Metropolitan Police

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Surname: May
Forenames: John
Gender: Male
Date: 1775-1856
Name authority reference: GB/NNAF/P155212 (Former ISAAR ref: GB/NNAF/P19506 )
Number Description Held by Reference Further information
1810-55: letters from John Taylor Coleridge etc
Oxford University: Bodleian Library, Special Collections
1828-42: letters (25) from Sir Lancelot Shadwell
Oxford University: Bodleian Library, Special Collections
1805-14: letters (16) from Robert Southey
Leeds University Library, Special Collections
See Accessions to Repositories 1988; Brotheron Collection Review 1985-6, p21