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Notebook kept by E. H. Palmer in Palestine: MS 1-1939

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Current Location: In storage


Notebook kept by E. H. Palmer in Palestine


Writer: Palmer, Edward Henry



Includes sketches, plans and passages in Arabic.


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

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1939) by Ross, E. Dension


1869 - 1870

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Support composed of paper ( 38 leaves)

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Drawing (image-making)

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  • Text: 1811 January 1.
  • Location: Front-cover

Inscription present: Collection of Linnell's signatures

  • Location: Back-cover
  • Type: Signature

Identification numbers

Accession number: MS 1-1939
Primary reference Number: 201489
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Created: Monday 1 June 2015 Updated: Monday 24 August 2020 Last processed: Wednesday 24 March 2021

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

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