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Britton, John, 1771-1857

 Person

Biography

John Britton (1771-1857), British author, editor, and antiquary

Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:

William Beckford collection

 Collection
Call Number: GEN MSS 102
Abstract:

The William Beckford Collection consists of correspondence, a few manuscripts, personal papers of Beckford family members, a 16mm motion picture film on Beckford with accompanying reel-to-reel soundtrack, and other papers relating to Beckford research and collections.

Dates: 1735-1967

John Britton archive

 Collection
Call Number: MSS 41
Abstract:

The collection comprises correspondence, articles, cuttings, and other related material, concerning the English antiquary and topographer, John Britton (1771-1857).

Dates: 1839-1851

Letter : London, to W. S. Bree, 1823 Mar 15

 Part of Collection — Box 40: [Barcode: 39002137225158], Folder: GROUP 1074, F-1
Call Number: GEN MSS MISC

Letters, 1837-56

 Part of Collection — Box 40: [Barcode: 39002137225158], Folder: GROUP 1074, F-2
Call Number: GEN MSS MISC
Scope and Contents:

Sixteen ALS: 7 ALS to Mr. Leavins, 2 ALS to Sir Frederick Pollock, and 1 ALS each to W. N. Butterfield, J. Chapman, Thomas Crofton Croker, H. Hayward, Mr. Linacar, Serjeant Talfourd, and 1 ALS to an unidentified recipient.

Dates: 1837-56

Album of letters to David Roberts, with autographs, engraved portraits, and printed ephemera, compiled by Henry Sanford Bicknell

 Collection
Call Number: MSS 34
Scope and Contents: The album was compiled by Henry Sanford Bicknell. It includes letters to David Roberts from William Allan, Samuel Austin, Edward Hodges Baily, William Boxall, John Britton, John Burnet, Robert William Buss, Augustus Wall Callcott, George Cattermole, Alfred Edward Chalon, Henry Barnard Chalon, William Collins, Edward William Cooke, George Cooke, Charles West Cope, John Doyle, Thomas Duncan, Charles Lock Eastlake, James Elmes, William Etty, Myles Birket Foster, Andrew Geddes, Frederick...
Dates: circa 1813-circa 1864