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University of Oxford, Balliol College. Balliol College (1263-:)


Found in 11 Collections and/or Records:

Jo: Keil Scheda de figura Radij in Medio difformi, 1684-1700

Identifier: Coll-33/Quarto A [30]
Scope and Contents A logarithmic treatment of light propagating through a uniform medium. John Keill was an Edinburgh native who earned distinction under David Gregory in mathematics and natural philosophy there, and who followed him to Oxford in 1691, where, like Gregory, he made a name for himself as an enthusiastic vindicator of Sir Isaac Newton. At Balliol College he demonstrated by experiments the validity of some of the chief propositions of Newton concerning light and colour, among other things. Oddly,...
Dates: 1684-1700

Letter to Dr. Jekyll from Sophie Weisse, 26 Sepember 1917

Identifier: Coll-411/1/1/L2621
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Letter, 26 Sepember 1917, Surrey, Sophie Weisse to Dr. Jekyll. Discussions concerning Tovey's library, an estimated cost of the library and a suggestion that the library be donated to Balliol college, Oxford. Holograph signed.

Dates: 26 Sepember 1917

Letter to Sir Donald Francis Tovey from Arthur Lionel Smith, 27 October 1906

Identifier: Coll-411/1/1/L1687
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Letter, 27 October 1906, Oxford, Arthur L. Smith to Donald Tovey. Advising Tovey to accept the Nettleship scholarship at Oxford University. Typescript copy.

Dates: 27 October 1906

Letter to Sir Donald Francis Tovey from Edward Hilliard, 26 October 1906

Identifier: Coll-411/1/1/L2766
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Letter, 26 October 1906, Oxford, Edward Hiliard to Donald Tovey. Discussion of an issue at Balliol. Ms. Transcript.

Dates: 26 October 1906

Letter to Sir Walter Parratt from Sir Edward Caird, 24 December 1886

Identifier: Coll-411/1/1/L2060
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Letter, 24 December 1886, Oxford, Edward Caird to Walter Parratt. A discussion of Tovey's progress at Balliol College and the nature of the Nettleship scholarship. Holograph signed, with stamped envelope.

Dates: 24 December 1886

Letter to Sophie Weisse from Edward Caird, c1900

Identifier: Coll-411/1/1/L2061
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Letter, [n.d], Oxford, Edward Caird to Sophie Weisse. Describing Tovey's academic progress, and explaining Tovey's poor performance in examinations. Holograph signed.

Dates: c1900

Letter to Sophie Weisse from Sir Charles Hubert Hastings Parry, 16 November 1893

Identifier: Coll-411/1/1/L2368
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Letter, 16 November 1893, London, Hubert C. Parry to Sophie Weisse. Thanking Miss. Weisse for her letter and gift and suggesting that Donald apply for a scholarship to Balliol College, Oxford. Holograph signed.

Dates: 16 November 1893

Letter to Sophie Weisse from Sir Charles Hubert Hastings Parry, 31 May 1894

Identifier: Coll-411/1/1/L2375
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Letter, 31 May 1894, Cambridge, Hubert C. Parry to Sophie Weisse. Information and advice about the Nettleship scholarship. Holograph signed.

Dates: 31 May 1894

Letter to Sophie Weisse from Sir Charles Hubert Hastings Parry, 06 July 1894

Identifier: Coll-411/1/1/L2376
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Letter, 6 July 1894, Worthing, Hubert Parry to Sophie Weisse. Expressing his desire that Tovey's talents will flourish at Oxford and congratulations. Holograph signed.

Dates: 06 July 1894

Letter to Sophie Weisse from Walter Parratt, c 08 February 1900

Identifier: Coll-411/1/1/L2344
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Letter, 8 February [n.y], Windsor, Walter Parratt to Sophie Weisse. Concerning Tovey and the Nettleship scholarship to Balliol, Oxford. Holograph signed.

Dates: c 08 February 1900

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