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Person Details

Bamford, Samuel (1788-1872) Radical Poet and Weaver

GB/NNAF/P154120   (Former ISAAR ref: GB/NNAF/P1401)

Location of Related Collections
ScopeMS of Lancashire glossary
RepositoryManchester University: University of Manchester Library
Record ReferenceEng MS 969 link to online catalogueexternal link - opens in a new window
Scope1858-61: diaries (4 vols)
RepositoryManchester Archives and Local Studies
Record ReferenceMSS 923 2 B99
Other referencesee JS Batts, British MS diaries of the 19th century, 1976
Scope1840-66: letters to John Harland
RepositoryManchester Archives and Local Studies
Record ReferenceHarland I & II
Other referencesee Location Register of English Literary MSS 18-19th cent 1995

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