RAMSEY, Robert William (1862-1951)
|Reference code(s)||: GB 0074 F/RMY|
|Held at||: London Metropolitan Archives - click here to see details of the physical location of collection|
|Full title||: RAMSEY, Robert William (1862-1951)|
|Level of description||: Collection|
|Extent||: 1.06 linear metres.|
|Name of creator(s)||: Ramsey | Robert William | 1862-1951 | historian|
Robert William Ramsey, FSA, was the author of Studies in Cromwell's Family Circle, 1930; Henry Cromwell, 1933 and Richard Cromwell: Protector of England, 1935. He was a member of the Royal Society of Literature and the Friends of the National Libraries. He died in 1951, aged 89.
Scope and content/abstract:
Personal papers of Robert W Ramsey, including diaries (some with glued in event programmes, invitations and newspaper cuttings); commonplace books and household financial accounts; articles by Ramsey on historical and literary subjects; poems and sketches; Ramsey family pedigree, 1688-1904; research on the Cromwell family; and general correspondence.
Access & Use
Language/scripts of material:
System of arrangement:
F/RMY-2: Commonplace Books;
F/RMY-4: General Correspondence.
Conditions governing access:
Available for general access.
Conditions governing reproduction:
Copyright to this collection rests with the City of London.
Please see online catalogues at: http://search.lma.gov.uk/opac_lma/index.htm
Immediate source of acquisition:
Gifted to the Archive in March 1959.
Rules or conventions:
Compiled in compliance with General International Standard Archival Description, ISAD(G), second edition, 2000; National Council on Archives Rules for the Construction of Personal, Place and Corporate Names, 1997.
Date(s) of descriptions:
Records prepared May to September 2011.
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