• Title
    Constance Mary Fearon Pott papers
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  • Creator
    Pott, Constance Mary Fearon (1833-1914) author and founder of the Francis Bacon SocietyMore Info on Creator
  • Scope and Content
    Handwritten research notes, offprints and publications compiled by Constance Mary Pott (also known as Mrs Henry Pott) for her publications and many articles on the Bacon-Shakespeare authorship debate and Francis Bacon in general, including notes on emblems from natural history and other areas in Bacon and Shakespeare’s works, along with correspondence with other Baconians, including Sir Edwin Durning-Lawrence and James Cary, and records of the Bacon Society (1679-1949)
  • Conditions of access
    Open for research. Access to archive collections may be restricted under the Freedom of Information Act. Please contact the University Archivist for details. 72 hours notice is required for orders relating to this deposit as it is stored off site.
  • Extent
    100 box files
  • Language
    English, German
  • System of Arrangement
    The collection is arranged in 100 'book imitation' box files, numbered and labelled by Pott herself.
  • Finding aids
    A pdf box list is attached to this description.
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