THE BRITISH LIBRARY
Microform research collections
Edward, Prince of Wales at the Waverly Ball, 1870

The Microform Research Collections at Boston Spa

Subset O

152. THE OFFICIAL PAPERS AND CORRESPONDENCE OF SIR JEFFREY, 1ST BARON AMHERST 1740-1783.

World Microfilm.
202 reels of microfilm.
Hardcopy index.

The collection consists of the official papers and correspondence of Sir Jeffrey, 1st Baron Amherst, Commander-in-Chief of  the British forces in North America 1758-64, Governor-General of British North America 1760, absentee Governor of Virginia 1763-68, Governor of Guernsey 1770,  Privy Councillor 1772, officiating Commander-in- Chief at  home 1772-1782, Commander-in-Chief 1793-1795, Field Marshal 1796.
 

Document Supply shelfmark: MFR 2736

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153. THE ORIGINAL MANUSCRIPTS AND PAPERS OF THOMAS HARDY. (1840-1928).

EP.
18 reels of microfilm.
Hardcopy index.

A comprehensive collection of the original manuscripts,  typescripts and proofs of novels, dramatisations, short stories, essays, poems and personal papers of the Dorset novelist and poet. Including  The Woodlanders, Far from the Madding Crowd, The Trumpet Major and  Jude the Obscure.

Document Supply shelfmark: MFR 2068-2086

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154. THE ORIGINAL MANUSCRIPTS OF CHARLES DICKENS FROM THE FORSTER COLLECTION, THE VICTORIA AND ALBERT MUSEUM.

EP.
7 reels of microfilm.

Reel 1 Oliver Twist (1838) and The Old Curiosity Shop (1840).
Reel 2    The Old Curiosity Shop (cont) and Barnaby Rudge (1841).
Reel 3    Martin Chuzzlewit (1844).
Reel 4     Dombey & Son (1848) and David Copperfield (1850).
Reel 5    David Copperfield (cont) and Bleak House (1853)
Reel 6    Hard Times (1845) and Little Dorrit (1857).
Reel 7    A Tale of Two Cities (1859), The Mystery of Edwin Drood (1870) and The Chimes (1845).

Document Supply shelfmark: MFR 2833

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155. ORIGINS OF THE LABOUR PARTY.

EP.
89 reels of microfilm.

Some of the items included in this collection are:-
Gloucester Labour Party, election results 1885-1951.
Pontypridd Labour Party, Minutes etc. 1915-1951.
Edinburgh Trades Council Minutes, 1859-1951.
South Shields Labour Party, election results 1859-1951.
Sheffield Labour Party Minute Books, 1904-1923.

Document Supply shelfmark: MFR 3338-44 - 54 REELS OF MICROFILM.
Document Supply shelfmark: MFR 3740-42 - 29 REELS OF MICROFILM.
Document Supply shelfmark: MFR 3966-67 - 6 REELS OF MICROFILM.