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Gilpin, William (1724-1804) Clergyman Educationist Biographer Topographer

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Surname: Gilpin
Forenames: William
Gender: Male
Date: 1724-1804
Biography: ODNB link for Gilpin, William (1724-1804) Clergyman Educationist Biographer Topographer
Name authority reference: GB/NNAF/P165749 (Former ISAAR ref: GB/NNAF/P11324 )
Online related resources Bibliography of British and Irish History link for William Gilpin
Collections
  Description Held by Reference Further information
1
1658-1927: corresp and papers
Oxford University: Bodleian Library, Special Collections
NRA 8157 Gilpin
2
1749-1825: additional papers incl mss of printed works and corresp to his wife
Oxford University: Bodleian Library, Special Collections
3
'Hints for Sermons'
Oxford University: Bodleian Library, Special Collections
See Bodleian Library Annual Report, 1996-97
4
1781: notebooks and vol I of Observations on Natural History
Oxford University: Bodleian Library, Special Collections
See Bodleian Library Record Nov 1982 p51
5
1782-86: letters to Mrs Delany
Oxford University: Bodleian Library, Special Collections
See Location Register of English Literary MSS 18-19th cent 1995
6
1777-1804: letters, mostly to Sir Harry Bernard Neale and Lady Neale
Oxford University: Bodleian Library, Special Collections
See Location Register of English Literary MSS 18-19th cent 1995
7
1791: notebook containing draft remarks on forest scenery
Oxford University: Bodleian Library, Special Collections
See Annual return 2001
8
1798: autograph letter sent to publishers Cadell and Davies
Oxford University: Bodleian Library, Special Collections
See Annual Return 2015
9
MS of 'Instructions for examining landscape'
Cambridge University: Fitzwilliam Museum
See Location Register of English Literary MSS 18-19th cent 1995
10
1763-92: corresp rel to education of John Grimston's sons at Cheam
East Riding of Yorkshire Archives and Local Studies Service
NRA 13468 Grimston
11
watercolours and text: 'On Sunsets'
Oxford University: Magdalen College Archives
NRA 20579 Magdalen Coll
12
1772: notebook containing sketches and notes on Charles Hamilton's garden at Painswick
Surrey History Centre
NRA 3518 Surrey RO misc
13
c1790: journal of imaginary tour
National Art Library, Victoria & Albert Museum
NRA 38891 V & A Museum
14
1770: (copy) annotations and illustrations to MS of John "Warwick" Smith 'Observations on the River Wye, and some parts of South Wales'
British Library, Manuscript Collections
15
1764: fragment of 'Description of the Thames from London to Windsor', with drawings by Sawrey Gilpin
National Art Library, Victoria & Albert Museum
NRA 13466 V & A Museum

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