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Memorandum: MS 16021-2000

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Writer: Burton, Joan Linnell
Writer: Linnell, James
Writer: Chance, James Henry
Writer: Chance, Edward




Photocopies of various documents lent to Joan Linnell Burton: Photograph of Mary Susannah Chance nee Linnell; memorandum between James Linnell and James Henry Chance 1834; further memorandum 12.3.1836; indenture signed by J. H. Chance, Edward Chance and James Linnell; and two letters written by John Linnell addressed, "My dear Chance". With covering letter by Joan Linnell Burton asking for the photocopies to be made 11.5.1972 + folder with note written on it.


History note: By descent to Joan Linnell Ivimy Burton and the John Linnell Trust

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bought (2000-05) by Burton, Joan Linnell


Production date: AD 1972-05

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Support composed of paper

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Identification numbers

Accession number: MS 16021-2000
Primary reference Number: 110513
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Thursday 6 August 2020 Last processed: Tuesday 13 June 2023

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Manuscripts and Printed Books

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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2023) "Memorandum" Web page available at: Accessed: 2023-12-11 21:26:13

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