Archives and manuscripts: catalogues and databases

These catalogues and databases provide a Guide to the Archive and Manuscript Collections (for MSS 1-300) and detailed descriptions of some of the principal collections (Wellington, Mountbatten and Palmerston) held by the Special Collections, Hartley Library.

For additional descriptions of collections MSS 301-400 browse the Webpage Guide to Archive and Manuscript Collections

The surveys of Jewish archives in the UK and Ireland and of the papers of senior UK defence personnel provide a wider conspectus of archive holdings in two of the main areas where the Division collects archival materials.

See access arrangements to visit the archive collections.

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