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Southey, Robert (1774-1843), poet, journalist and biographer

GB/NNAF/P148070   (Former ISAAR ref: GB/NNAF/P26762)

Location of Related Collections
Scopecorresp, literary MSS and papers
RepositoryBritish Library, Manuscript Collections
Record ReferenceAdd MSS 28096, 30927, 47883-92, 49529; M/621; RP202, 254, 487, 1222, 2544, 4533(ii)
NRA catalogue referenceNRA 20959 Southey
Other referencesee Location Register of English Literary MSS 18-19th cent 1995
Scopecorresp (1418 items) and papers incl notebooks and literary MSS
RepositoryHuntington Library
Other referencesee Guide to Literary MSS 1979
Scope1791-1840: misc corresp and papers
RepositoryDuke University: William R Perkins Library
Other referencesee Guide, 1980, p532
Scope1792-1835: corresp and papers incl commonplace books, literary MSS
RepositoryHarvard University: Houghton Library
Record ReferenceMS Eng 265
NRA catalogue referenceNRA 20129 Harvard Univ MSS
Scope1799-1884: corresp, literary MSS and papers
RepositoryUniversity of Rochester: Rush Rhees Library
Other referencesee NUC MS 76-1362
Scope1797-1836: corresp and papers
RepositoryMcGill University Archives
Other referencesee Union list of MSS in Canadian repositories 1975
Scope1801, 1838: diaries in Portugal and France, corresp and misc papers
RepositoryBristol Reference Library
Other referencesee Location Register of English Literary MSS 18-19th cent 1995
Scopecorresp and literary MSS
RepositoryOxford University: Bodleian Library, Special Collections
Record ReferenceMSS Eng misc e 21-22, 114, poet e 10-11, 86; MSS Autogr b 7, c 24
Other referencesee Location Register of English Literary MSS 18-19th cent 1995
Scope1801-33: letters (6) and notes
RepositoryLeeds University Library, Special Collections
Other referencesee Accessions to Repositories 1957
Scopeletters (13), notes and literary MS
RepositoryUniversity of Waterloo Special Collections: Archives
Other referencesee Union list of MSS in Canadian repositories, suppl 1981-82
Scopeliterary MSS
RepositoryLeeds University Library, Special Collections
Other referencesee Location Register of English Literary MSS 18-19th cent 1995
Scopeliterary MSS
RepositoryChetham's Library
Record ReferenceMUN.A.4.1-4
NRA catalogue referenceNRA 17002 Chetham's L
Other referencesee Handlist of MSS p34
Scopeliterary MSS and papers
RepositorySaffron Walden Museum
Other referencesee ASLIB Directory of Literary and Historical Collections 1993
ScopeMS of Life of George Fox
RepositoryReligious Society of Friends Library
Record ReferenceMS Box W4/3
Other referencesee Location Register of English Literary MSS 18-19th cent 1995
Scopecorresp and notebooks (2)
RepositoryWordsworth Trust
Other referencesee Location Register of English Literary MSS 18-19th cent 1995
Scope1833-37: letters (105) to his publisher rel to his Life of Cowper
RepositoryCambridge University: Fitzwilliam Museum
Other referencesee HMC visit, JRS 1992
ScopeMS of All for love or a sinner well saved
RepositoryYale University Libraries: Beinecke Library
Record Referenced3
NRA catalogue referenceNRA 18661 Osborn coll
Scopeholograph MS of The Book of The Church Vindicated
RepositoryLondon University: Senate House Library
Record ReferenceSL V 28 SL V 29 link to online catalogueexternal link - opens in a new window
Scopecorresp and papers rel to collected by Bertram Davis
RepositoryUniversity of Waterloo Special Collections: Archives
Other referencesee Union List of MSS in Canadian Reps, 1981-2 suppl, p125
ScopeMS of Thalaba the Destroyer
RepositoryNational Library of Wales: Department of Collection Services
Record ReferenceNLW MS 1487A
Other referencesee Location Register of English Literary MSS 18-19th cent 1995
Scope1819: journal
RepositoryInstitution of Civil Engineers
NRA catalogue referenceNRA 16921 Civil Engineers
Scopecorresp, literary MSS and papers
RepositoryKeswick Museum and Art Gallery
Other referencesee Location Register of English Literary MSS 18-19th cent 1995
ScopeMSS of two reviews
RepositoryThe King's School, Canterbury
Record ReferenceWALPOLE link to scanned list external link - opens in a new window
NRA catalogue referenceNRA 15260
Scope1793-1831: letters to his brother, Thomas Southey
RepositoryBritish Library, Manuscript Collections
Record ReferenceAdd MS 30927
Scope1798-1839: letters (3 vols) to HH Southey
RepositoryOxford University: Bodleian Library, Special Collections
Record ReferenceMSS Don d 3-5
Scope1833-37: letters (102) to Baldwin & Cradock
RepositoryCambridge University: Fitzwilliam Museum
Other referencesee Location Register of English Literary MSS 18-19th cent 1995
Scope1792-1838: corresp, mainly with Grosvenor Bedford; other MSS
RepositoryOxford University: Bodleian Library, Special Collections
Record ReferenceMSS Eng lett c 22-27, d 47-57
Scope1814-39: letters (62), mostly to Anna Eliza Bray (copies)
RepositoryBritish Library, Manuscript Collections
Record ReferenceMS Facs 615
Other referencesee Location Register of English Literary MSS 18-19th cent 1995
Scope1815-36: letters to Sir John Taylor Coleridge
RepositoryBritish Library, Manuscript Collections
Record ReferenceAdd MS 47553
NRA catalogue referenceNRA 20966 Coleridge
Scopeletters to Samuel Taylor Coleridge
RepositoryVictoria University Library
Other referencesee Union list of MSS in Canadian repositories 1975
Scopeletters to James Crossley
RepositoryManchester Archives and Local Studies
Other referencesee Manchester Review, spring/summer 1967
Scope1799-1813: letters to Charles Danvers
RepositoryBritish Library, Manuscript Collections
Record ReferenceAdd MS 30928
Scope1801-24: letters to Charles Danvers and Caroline Bowles (copies)
RepositoryOxford University: Bodleian Library, Special Collections
Record ReferenceMS Eng poet e 86
Other referencesee Location Register of English Literary MSS 18-19th cent 1995
Scope1820-37: corresp (22 items) with Isaac D'Israeli
RepositoryOxford University: Bodleian Library, Special Collections
Record ReferenceMSS Disraeli
NRA catalogue referenceNRA 842 Disraeli
Scope1817-28: letters to Francis Douce
RepositoryOxford University: Bodleian Library, Special Collections
Record ReferenceMSS Douce d 23, 26
Other referencesee Location Register of English Literary MSS 18-19th cent 1995
Scope1811-30: letters (18) to Robert Gooch
RepositoryOxford University: Bodleian Library, Special Collections
Record ReferenceMS Don d 86
Scope1802-20: letters to Richard Heber
RepositoryOxford University: Bodleian Library, Special Collections
Record ReferenceMS Eng lett d 215
Other referencesee Location Register of English Literary MSS 18-19th cent 1995
Scope1821-37: letters (11) to David Laing
RepositoryEdinburgh University Library, Special Collections
Record ReferenceLa IV 3 link to online catalogueexternal link - opens in a new window
Scope1808-39: letters (48) and literary MSS sent to WS Landor
RepositoryNational Art Library, Victoria & Albert Museum
Record ReferenceForster Collection 48 D 32
NRA catalogue referenceNRA 38887 Forster
Other referencesee Location Register of English Literary MSS 18-19th cent 1995
Scope1796-1839: letters to Nicholas Lightfoot (102 leaves)
RepositoryOxford University: Bodleian Library, Special Collections
Record ReferenceMS Eng lett b 4, c 453, d 110
Other referencesee Location Register of English Literary MSS 18-19th cent 1995
Scopeletters to Edward Locker
RepositoryHuntington Library
Other referencesee See NRA 12288 Appendix II
Scope1825-38: letters to JG Lockhart
RepositoryNational Library of Scotland, Manuscript Collections
Record ReferenceMS.923
Other referencesee Location Register of English Literary MSS 18-19th cent 1995
Scope1819-34: letters to Lord Lonsdale
RepositoryCumbria Archive Centre, Carlisle
Record ReferenceD/Lons/L1/2/60
Other referencesee Location Register of English Literary MSS 18-19th cent 1995
Scope1805-14: letters (16) to John May
RepositoryLeeds University, Brotherton Collection
Other referencesee Accessions to repositories 1988; Brotherton Collection Review 1985-6, p21
Scope1797-1838: letters (173) to John May
RepositoryBritish Library, Manuscript Collections
Record ReferenceMicrofilm: M/596
Scope1808-37: letters (45) to General William Peachy
RepositoryBritish Library, Manuscript Collections
Record ReferenceAdd MS 28603
Scopeletters (742) to John Rickman
RepositoryHuntington Library
Other referencesee Guide to Literary MSS 1979
Scope1807-38: letters to Henry Crabb Robinson and others
RepositoryDr Williams's Library
Record ReferenceM 318; Crabb Robinson MSS
Other referencesee Location Register of English Literary MSS 18-19th cent 1995
Scope1806-32: corresp with Sir Walter Scott
RepositoryNational Library of Scotland, Manuscript Collections
Record ReferenceMSS 853, 3875-3918
Other referencesee Catalogue of MSS, vols i-ii, 1938, 1966
Scope1805-38: letters (46) to Humphrey Senhouse
RepositoryUniversity of Rochester: Rush Rhees Library
Other referencesee Location Register of English Literary MSS 18-19th cent 1995
Scope1805-38: letters (46) to Humphrey Senhouse (copies)
RepositoryBritish Library, Manuscript Collections
Record ReferenceRP719
Other referencesee Location Register of English Literary MSS 18-19th cent 1995
Scopecorresp with John Spedding
RepositoryMirehouse
Other referencesee ASLIB Directory of Literary and Historical Collections 1993
Scope1831-37: letters to Lord Stanhope
RepositoryKent History and Library Centre
Record ReferenceU1590/C359 link to online catalogueexternal link - opens in a new window
NRA catalogue referenceNRA 25095
Scope1799-1838: letters (13) and poems to Daniel Stuart
RepositoryBritish Library, Manuscript Collections
Record ReferenceAdd MS 34046
Other referencesee Location Register of English Literary MSS 18-19th cent 1995
Scope1831-38: letters (13) to Charles Swain
RepositoryManchester Archives and Local Studies
Record ReferenceSwain 21-35
Other referencesee Location Register of English Literary MSS 18-19th cent 1995
Scopeletters to John Swinton
RepositoryCollection held privately: enquiries to National Register of Archives for Scotland
Record ReferenceNRAS200 link to online catalogueexternal link - opens in a new window
NRA catalogue referenceNRA 10561
Scopecorresp with John Taylor
RepositoryYale University Libraries: Beinecke Library
Other referencesee Osborn collection: Bulletin of John Rylands L, vol 49, no 22
Scope1811-26: corresp with Joseph Blanco White
RepositoryUniversity of Liverpool: Special Collections and Archives
Record ReferenceRathbone Papers
NRA catalogue referenceNRA 7187 Rathbone
Scope1811-27: letters from Joseph Blanco White
RepositoryOxford University: Bodleian Library, Special Collections
Record ReferenceMS.Eng.lett.d.74 ff.84-101
Other referencesee Location Register of English Literary MSS 18-19th cent 1995
Scope1796-c1839: corresp with CW Wynn
RepositoryNational Library of Wales: Department of Collection Services
Record ReferenceNLW MSS 4811-4815
Other referencesee Location Register of English Literary MSS 18-19th cent 1995
Scopecorresp (17 items) and literary MSS
RepositoryBoston Public Library
NRA catalogue referenceNRA 11046 Boston Library
Scopeletters and literary MSS
RepositoryCowper Memorial Library
Other referencesee Handlist of MSS in the Cooper and Newton Museum
Scopec1796-1839: corresp
RepositoryNational Library of Wales: Department of Collection Services
Other referencesee Handlist of MSS, indexes to vols 2 and 3
Scope1801-39: letters (18)
Repository Unknown Location
NRA catalogue referenceNRA 12712 Pottinger
Scope1804-39: letters (16)
RepositoryCambridge University: Newnham College Library
Record ReferenceHarold Young Papers 382
Other referencesee ANL Munby, Cambridge College Libraries, p30
Scopeletters in his "Life of Nelson"
RepositoryLeeds University Library, Special Collections
Other referencesee Museums and Galleries Commission Report 1986-87, p65
Scopecorresp
RepositoryNational Library of Scotland, Manuscript Collections
Record ReferenceMSS 1817, 2257, 2528-29
Other referencesee Location Register of English Literary MSS 18-19th cent 1995
Scope1824-35: letters (18)
RepositoryManchester University: University of Manchester Library
Record ReferenceMAM PLP 98 8 6-22
Other referencesee Location Register of English Literary MSS 18-19th cent 1995
Scope1822-50: Southey family letters
RepositoryHampshire Archives and Local Studies
Record Reference2M69 link to online catalogueexternal link - opens in a new window
Scopepapers
RepositoryUniversity of Texas at Austin: Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center Library
Other referencesee Location Register of English Literary MSS 18-19th cent 1995
Scopepapers
RepositoryCornell University Libraries
Other referencesee Location Register of English Literary MSS 18-19th cent 1995
Scopepapers
RepositoryThe Morgan Library
Other referencesee Location Register of English Literary MSS 18-19th cent 1995
Scopepapers
RepositoryColumbia University Libraries: Rare Book and Manuscript Library
Other referencesee Location Register of English Literary MSS 18-19th cent 1995
Scope1824-27: (copies) letters, mainly to his son
RepositoryBritish Library, Manuscript Collections
Record ReferenceRP 202
Scopec1818: (copies) notebook rel to his life of George Fox
RepositoryBritish Library, Manuscript Collections
Record ReferenceRP 254
Scope1830-1843: letters to members of the Coleridge family
RepositoryBritish Library, Manuscript Collections
Record ReferenceAdd. 86847

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