17th and 18th century British periodicals
Thirty-three publications from a variety of British newspapers and periodicals ranging from the 17th to the 18th century. Also included is a thirty-one page information packet compiled by William E. Rivers to accompany the collection.
- Creation: Circa 1600 - 1800
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1.17 Linear Feet (1 oversized box )
The collection is arranged into one series: Series I. Periodicals.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Donated by William E. Rivers.
Genre / Form
- 17th and 18th century British periodicals
- Veronica Parker
- 2023 March 30
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
- Language of description
- Script of description