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Shepard Papers. Notes and papers relating to heraldry and Northamptonshire

Reference code
SHP
Title
Shepard Papers. Notes and papers relating to heraldry and Northamptonshire
Date
1899-1930s
Level of description
Fonds
Extent and format
Paper. In three red boxes (SAL/MS/729/4; SAL/MS/729/5-7, 14-16; 729/10, 11), one black box (SAL/MS/729/3) and six separate volumes (SAL/MS/729/1, 2, 12, 13, 18, 19). Probably incorporated from papers left by Major Shepard.
Scope and content
Collections of Maj. Thomas Shepard, FSA (d. 1937), relating to heraldry and to Northants.; Major Shepard was appointed by SA to collect and collate material for the revised edition of Papworth (A.J., 12 (1932), 349). See also A.J., 17 (1937), 369-70 (obituary). SAL/MS/729/8 See SAL/MS/729/16. SAL/MS/729/9 (Diary for January 1932). Not found. SAL/MS/729/17. (Miscellaneous proofs of shields of arms, etc.). Not found.
Creator
Shepard, Thomas (d 1937) Major, antiquary
Previous reference number(s)
SAL/MS/729/1-19
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