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Kelmarshanae Catalogus


Held at: Haverford College Quaker & Special Collections [Contact Us]370 Lancaster Ave, Haverford, PA 19041

This is a finding aid. It is a description of archival material held at the Haverford College Quaker & Special Collections. Unless otherwise noted, the materials described below are physically available in their reading room, and not digitally available through the web.

Overview and metadata sections

William Hanbury (1704-1768) was a famous antiquarian. He built Kelmarsh Hall in 1732, in the Palladian style.

The catalog contains lists of books with author, title, publication information and date, and the size (folio, quarto, octavo). Within the catalog, materials are arranged by "column," presumably locations within the library. Several different hands appear in the catalog.

Single volume; arranged by location.

Laid in: Johnsonian News Letter, vol. XIV, no. 1, March 1954 containing on p. 8 information about catalog.

The Kelmarshanae Catalogus was donated to Special Collections, Haverford College in 1966 by Howard Meroney.

Processed by Sandra Glascock; completed July, 2013.

Haverford College Quaker & Special Collections
Finding Aid Author
Sandra Glascock
Finding Aid Date
July, 2013
Access Restrictions

The collection is open for research use.

Use Restrictions

Standard Federal Copyright Laws Apply (U.S. Title 17).

Collection Inventory

Volume 1

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