Sir John Linton Myres (1869-1954) was an archaeologist and historian. He was Wykeham Professor of Ancient History at Oxford University, 1910-39. Details are given in the Dictionary of National Biography.
This collections consists of correspondence and papers relating to Myres's various activities.
The papers were given to the Library by J.N.L. Myres in 1960.Access Conditions
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M. Clapinson and T.D. Rogers, Summary Catalogue of Post-Medieval Western Manuscripts in the Bodleian Library Oxford. Acquisitions 1916-1975. (Oxford, 1991), vol. II, nos. 49230-361.Related Units of Description
A collections of similar papers of Myres is in the Ashmolean Museum, Oxford.
Historians | 20th century
Myres | John Linton | 1869-1954 | Sir | Knight Historian and Archaeologist