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Tuesday, 9 December 2014

ESAH Archives: S/LIB/9/9

Essex Society for Archaeology and History

Research Papers

This class of books and papers do not relate directly to the history of the Society but have been deposited by members or their beneficiaries.  The index is being made publicly available for the first time.  We welcome enquiries from members of the Society.

CFD Sperling Correspondence

1.       Letter from M H Probert, Bevills, Bures, to Sperling, dated 8.4.1932. “Geo Harlahand (?) … no other than GH Rector of Great Yeldham from 1593”
2.       Scrap paper, back of envelope, setting out Symonds Pedigree
3.       Scrap paper with note on Symonds Pedigree “Richard Symonds d. 8 July 1627. MI Great Yeldham”
4.       Letter from D J Loaroyd, Debden Rectory, enclosing a postcard and photo of church, to Mr Sperling, dated 25.10.1930. “There are two bells here … & waiting to be re-hung”.

A note to Rev G Montagu Benton from T D S Bayley:
“I have replaced on the shelves other books I have returned to the Library; but I do not know where to place Sperlings MS book attached. Will you very kindly put it away?
I have entered return in Borrowers’ Register.
TDS Bayley”

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