Franks, Augustus Wollaston, Sir, KCB, FSA

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creatorOf GRANTS of lands in Longdon, Rugeley, King's Bromley, co. Staff.; Avaton-Giffard, co. Devon; and St. Andrew's Undershaft in London British Library
creatorOf MONTAGUE JOHN GUEST. Vol. I. Correspondence with; 1. The Royal Family; 1871-1903. 2. Sir A. H. Layard and Lady Layard; 1869-1899. 3. Charles and Lady Charlotte Schreiber, Guest's stepfather and mother; 1880-1886.includes:ff. 2-5, 10-15, 27, 31, 37 ..., 1869-1903 British Library
creatorOf Thomas Vickers, of Shadwell: Marriage certificate: 1702.Mary Beedle, wife of T Vickers, of Shadwell: Marriage certificate: 1702. British Library
referencedIn SEAL Of the Mayoralty of the Westminster Staple, t. Rich. II. From the silver matrix in possession of A. W. Franks, Esq.London, England: Impression of seal of mayoralty of Westminster Staple: temp. Rich. II.Sir Augustus Wollaston Franks, KCB; FSA: Im... British Library
creatorOf Vol. VI. 1887-1904, n.d.includes:ff. 1, 124 Oswald Walters Brierly, Knight 1885; marine painter: Letters to M. Guest from Oswald Walters Brierly: 1884-bef. 1895.f. 2 Montagu Lind: Letter to Sir O. W. Brierly from Montagu Lind: 1887.ff. 3, 36 La..., 1887-1904 British Library
creatorOf Charles I of England: Seal of Qu. Henrietta Maria. British Library
creatorOf LEASE by Henry Chichele, the younger, to Richard Shyngilton of tenements, etc., in Lombardes-Aley in the parishes of St. Benediet Graschirch and All Saints, Lombardstrete, London; 20 Edw. IV. [1480]. Signed "Chechyley." Latin. Presented by Sir A. W. ... British Library
creatorOf MCCRIMMON COLLECTION. Vol. IV (ff. 156). 1. ff. 1-6. Letters, etc., of Joseph Planta, Keeper of Manuscripts 1776-1799, Principal Librarian 1799-1827; 1783-1815, n.d. 2. f. 7. Letter of Joseph Planta, diplomat, son of Joseph Planta, Principal Libraria..., 1776-1868 British Library
creatorOf London, England: List of prisoners in Newgate: 1726. British Library
creatorOf LEADEN bulla of Tomaso Mocenigo, Doge of Venice [1413-1423]. Presented by A. W. Franks, Esq.Venice, Doges. Mocenigo (Tomaso): Bulla: 1413-1423. British Library
creatorOf Avebury, John Lubbock, 1st Baron, 1834-1913. Avebury Papers. A. General Correspondence, 1855-1911. Vol. VI (ff. 190). 1869-1871. British Library
referencedIn FF. 1-130. In private possession: the names of owners are given in the index.includes:1 George Aitcheson: Painted glass longing to: in 1863. 2-7 Reverend Peter Aubertin, of Froyle: Painted glass belonging to. 18 Clutterbuck: Painted glass belonging..., 19th century British Library
creatorOf LEAVES and cuttings from illuminated MSS.:-1. Two leaves from a MS. [or MSS.] of the 12th cent., one containing the commencement of St. Ambrose "De bono mortis," and the other the end of bk. v. and the beginning of bk. vi. of St. Jerome's Commentary..., 12th century-14th century British Library
creatorOf Avebury, John Lubbock, 1st Baron, 1834-1913. Avebury Papers. A. General Correspondence, 1855-1911. Vol. XXII (ff. 205). 1893. British Library
creatorOf REGISTRUM BREVIUM: precedents of writs, tempp. Edw. III.-Hen. IV., in ninety-one chapters, preceded by a table of contents. The first writ is dated 8 July, 1 Hen. [IV, 1400], and is apparently the only one of that king's reign. Followed (f. 261) by ..., 15th century British Library
creatorOf ORIGINAL seal of the Cathedral Church of St. Cuthbert, Durham, with counterseal. Cf. Catalogue of Seals in the Department of MSS., vol. i., nos. 2511-2513. Presented by A. W. Franks, Esq. British Library
creatorOf H. Letters from the Abbé Charpentier to Dr. Samuel Butler, of Shrewsbury, about the latter's translation of Prince Lucien Bonaparte's "Charlemagne"; Brussels, 23 Aug., 8 Sept. 1814. Fr. ff. 112, 114. Presented by Samuel Butler, Esq. British Library
creatorOf Avebury, John Lubbock, 1st Baron, 1834-1913. Avebury Papers. A. General Correspondence, 1855-1911. Vol. III (ff. 185). 1863-1864. British Library
creatorOf D. Letter from Konstantine Simonides, the literary forger, to Henry Cattley (?); Kingston, 28 July, 1859. Greek. f. 40. Presented by Sir Augustus Wollaston Franks, K.C.B. British Library
creatorOf Avebury, John Lubbock, 1st Baron, 1834-1913. Avebury Papers. A. General Correspondence, 1855-1911. Vol. IV (ff. i+166). 1865-1866 British Library
creatorOf GRANT of freewarren in the Royal Manor of Cammerton, co. Somerset, to Elyas Cotel ; 1248. With broken Great Seal of Henry III. Presented by A. W. Franks, Esq. British Library
referencedIn MISCELLANE0US LETTERS AND PAPERS, viz.:-A. (1) Order by Charles II 'for the better regulateing the Band of Gentlemen Pensioners' (endorsement, f. 2b); 6 Apr. 1677. Copy. A précis, from S. P. Dom., Entry Books 40A, f. 196, is in State Papers Domestic..., 1195-1933 British Library
referencedIn Vol. X. (fr. 405). 1855-1858.includes:ff. 1, 7, 173, 288, 292, 377 Reverend Henry Octavius Coxe, Bodley's Librarian: Correspondence with Sir F. Madden: 1839-1866.ff. 4, 12, 15, 32, 41, 200 Albert Way, FSA: Correspondence with Sir F. Madden: 1840..., 1855-1858 British Library
referencedIn LETTERS OF ANTIQUARIES addressed mainly to Albert Way, F.S.A.; 1854-1871, n.d. Five letters (ff. 7, 19, 25, 27, 30) are concerned with the disappearance of MSS. B. 14. 39 and 40 from the Library of Trinity College, Cambridge (cf. Add. MS. 42727 above..., 1854-1871 British Library
creatorOf E. Copies of letters relating to Shrewsbury School, chiefly correspondence of Dr. Samuel Butler, Head Master, supplementary to that contained in Add. 34,583-34,598, and mostly included in the Life and Letters of Dr. Samuel Butler. 1. Letters of Dr. B... British Library
creatorOf "THE STATE of the Stores of the Office of the Ordnance, 8o Junij, 1636 " ; with a remonstrance on their insufficiency, signed by Mo[untjoy Blount, Earl of] Newport, Master of the Ordnance, [Sir] John Heydon, Lieutenant, [Sir] Francis Coningesby, Surv..., 1636 British Library
creatorOf CONFIRMATION by Sigismund III. of Poland of a grant by his predecessor, Stephen Bathor, to Zachary Stopij, M.D., of land in Kerckhow; 30 March, 1589. With signatures of the King and his Council, and two seal: of the Kingdom and the Grand Duchy of Lit... British Library
creatorOf Avebury, John Lubbock, 1st Baron, 1834-1913. Avebury Papers. A. General Correspondence, 1855-1911. Vol. XVIII (ff. 149). July-Dec. 1890. British Library
creatorOf Kingdom of Naples and Sicily: Bullæ of Robert of Anjou: 1309-1343. British Library
referencedIn Vol. II, ff. 239.includes:ff. 1, 2 Sir Edward William Brabrook, FSA: Letters to J. R. Brown: 1868.ff. 3, 5, 20 George Henry Andrews, artist; FRGS: Letters to J. R. Brown: 1868-1871.f. 7 John Stirling, artist: Letter to J. R. Brown: 1868.ff. 9, ... British Library
referencedIn Vol. I (ff. 287). Letters to Perceval from (a) Augustus W[ollaston] Franks (K.C.B. 1894), Keeper of British and Mediaeval Antiquities and Ethnography in the British Museum, 26 Nov. 1874-4 Apr. 1891. ff. 2-117;-(b) P[eter] O[rlando] Hutchinson, geolo..., 1874-1904 British Library
creatorOf Kingdom of Scotland: Reverse of the Great Seal of George III. British Library
creatorOf "LA VIE de messire Louis de Marillac, Docteur de la maison de Sorbonne, Curé de St. Jacques de la Boucherie et auparauant de St. Germain de Lauxerois [ob. 25 Feb. 1696]. Composée par J. P. Triboulart, Docteur de Sorbonne et icaire de St. Paul." With ..., 17th century-18th century British Library
creatorOf G. Sections of two infernal machines, consisting of hulks filled with powder, bombs, old cannon, etc., and employed by the English against St. Malo in 1694 and [Calais or the Isle of Ré] in 1696. ff. 19, 20. Presented by A. W. Franks, Esq., C. B., 17th century British Library
referencedIn Vol. XCII (ff. 363). Sept., Oct. 1878.includes:ff. 1, 357 Rustem, Pasha: Correspondence with Sir A. H. Layard: 1877-1883.: Fr. and Engl. ff. 4,53,174,273 Hormuzd Rassam, Assyriologist: Correspondence with Sir A -H. Layard: 1846-1894. ff. 11, 91, 1... British Library
creatorOf I. Letter from [Charles Spencer, 3rd Earl of] Sunderland, President of the Council, to the English Agent at Rome, forwarding the King's letter to the Pope announcing the birth of the Prince of Wales; Whitehall, 11 June, 1688. Signed. f. 116. This let... British Library
creatorOf 1. "DE CAUSIS proprietatum elementorum." An anonymous treatise, in Latin, on the four elements, in two books, beg. "Quoniam autem jam nos complevimus." f. 3. 2. Liber mineralium, quod est, de lapidibus," in five books, beg. De commixtione et coagulat... British Library
referencedIn Vol. I, ff. 346, A-G.includes:f. 1 Joseph Adams, MD; biographer of John Hunter: Letter to W. Clift: 1817. f. 3 William Davenport Adams, author: Letter to C. D. Sherborn: 1891. f. 4 William Harrison Ainsworth, alias 'Cheviot Ticheburn'; novelist: Le... British Library
creatorOf LETTERS of marque to the frigate "Divina Providenza"; 29 July, 1762. Ital. With bulla of Marco Foscarini, Doge of Venice. Presented by Augustus Wollaston Franks, Esq. British Library
creatorOf Avebury, John Lubbock, 1st Baron, 1834-1913. Avebury Papers. A. General Correspondence, 1855-1911. Vol. XIII (ff. 191). 1887. British Library
creatorOf Marino Grimani; Doge of Venice: Bulla: 1595-1605. British Library
referencedIn LETTERS relating to numismatics, addressed, with few exceptions, to Gen. Charles Richard Fox, M.P., Surveyor-General of Ordnance, and afterwards Receiver-General of the Duchy of Lancaster; 1837-1870, and undated. Fr. and Engl. The majority of the let..., 1837-1870 British Library
creatorOf F. Letter from Dante Gabriel Rossetti, without address, on the death of Madame Maenza; Chelsea, 23 Nov. 1878. f. 102. For Rossetti's relations with the Maenza family, see Dante Gabriel Rossetti:-His Family-letters, 1895, vol. ii. p. 19. Presented by ... British Library
creatorOf G. 1. "Wallace. A poem," by James Hogg, the Ettrick Shepherd. Autograph. f. 104. On f. 109 b Hogg gives an account of the writing of the above poem for a prize, which was won by Mrs. Hemans. The poem and note are printed in The Poetical Works of the ... British Library
creatorOf (a) DEEDS, from 1317 to 1558, relating to lands in-Co. Norfolk: Snitterley al. Blakeney, Glandford (29,243). Co. Dorset: Chilfroome (29,244, 29,250); Wraxall (29,247, 29,250); Rampisham (29,248, 29,250); Mapperton (29,249, 29,250) ? Stural (29,249);... British Library
creatorOf MISCELLANEOUS PIECES in verse and prose, comprising epitaphs, recipes, satires, political squibs, poems, etc., in English and French. Paper; ff. 101. xviiith-xixth centt. Folio. Presented by A. W. Franks, Esq., C.B., 18th century-19th century British Library
referencedIn LETTERS and post-cards to William Barclay Squire, relating, chiefly to materials for articles in Grove's Dictionary of Music and Musicians, and the Dictionary of National Biography, from the following :-(a) Sir Frederick A[rthur] G[ore] Ouseley, 2nd ..., 1879-1909 British Library
referencedIn Vol. X. (ff. 566). 1865-July, 1866.Prosper Mérimée: Letters to A. Panizzi: 1850-1870.includes:ff. 1, 54, 485 Sir Charles Thomas Newton, KCB; archaeologist: Letters to A. Panizzi: 1854-1872. ff. 3, 9, 47, 48, 50, 61, 169, 235, 295, 456 John Evelyn De..., 1865-1866 British Library
referencedIn Vol. V.includes:f. 1 J-Edleston: Letter to J. Hunter: 1849. ff. 2, 3 Francis Egerton, 1st Earl of Ellesmere; formerly Leveson-Gower: Letters to J. Hunter: 1846. f. 4 Charles Elam: Letter to J. Hunter: n.d. f. 6 Reverend H-F-Ellamby: Letter to J..., 1800-1860 British Library
referencedIn GLADSTONE PAPERS. Vol. CLXXXIX (ff. 394). Correspondence with Sir A[nthony] Panizzi, K.C.B., Principal Librarian of the British Museum, 1844-1878.Sir Anthony Panizzi, KCB; Principal Librarian, British Museum: Correspondence with W. E. Gladstone: 1844..., 1844-1878 British Library
creatorOf DESCRIPTIVE catalogue, illustrated in some cases by drawings of figures, arms, emblems, etc., of sepulchral brasses in various churches in England, by Henry Addington, of Lincoln College, Oxford, Vicar, in 1850, of Langford, co. Berks. For rubbings o..., 1850 British Library
referencedIn Vol. I, 1837-1870.British Museum: Applications, etc., for Reading Room tickets: 1824-1881.: Partly printed.includes:f. 1 British Museum: Reading Room ticket: 1824.: Printed.f. 2 Charles Frederick Barnwell, FRS; FSA: Letter to Sir H. Ellis: 1837.f..., 1837-1870 British Library
creatorOf " CAHIER des devoirs en seconde de l'année 1745": school exercises (at the Collége Mazarin) of the Chevalier d'Éon. Autograph. With an engraved half-length portrait of him, as " la Chevalière d'Éon," by J. Condé, at f. 1. Paper; ff. 130. Duodecimo. P..., 1745 British Library
creatorOf Avebury, John Lubbock, 1st Baron, 1834-1913. Avebury Papers. A. General Correspondence, 1855-1911. Vol. VIII (ff. 220). 1878-1882. British Library
creatorOf MCCRIMMON COLLECTION. Vol. XIV (ff. 122). Correspondence of staff of the Antiquities Departments and the Department of Coins and Medals; 1811-1930, n.d. Includes one portrait. Contents: 1. ff. 1-89. Antiquities Departments; 1811-1930, n.d. 2. ff. 90-..., 1811-1930 British Library
creatorOf SUPPLEMENTARY LAYARD PAPERS. Vols. XX (ff. 67). 1. ff. 1-46v. Aug. 1893-1947, n.d. 2. ff. 47-67v. Copies of letters, private and official of Layard; 1853-1857.includes:f. 1 G. W. Leitner: Letter to Sir A. H. Layard from G. W. Leitner: 1893.f. 2 S..., 1853-1947 British Library
creatorOf K. "A Poem upon the undertakeing of [the] Company of Scotland trading to Africa and the Indias," referring to the Scottish Africa and India Company founded by William Paterson in 1695, beg. "Long lay Great Britain in the Oceans Arms"; circ. 1700. f. ..., approximately 1700 British Library
creatorOf Charles I of England: Seal of Qu. Henrietta Maria. British Library
creatorOf INJUNCTION a suit relating to land in Tiddenham, co. Glouc.; 165.8/9; with seal of Richard Cromwell, Lord Protector. Presented by A. W. Franks, Esq. British Library
creatorOf PAPAL grants to Michael Francis Roffia, Perpetual Chaplain of Sto. Miniato Todesco, near Florence, 13 Dec. 1706; and to Joseph Ramfaldi, Rector of Sta. Agatha the Greater at Ravenna, 13 Sept. 1755 British Library
referencedIn Vol. XII. (ff. 326). 1863-1870.includes:ff. 1, 3 Thomas Wright, FSA: Letters to Sir F. Madden: 1836-1863.ff. 4, 5, 154 John Eliot Hodgkin: Correspondence with sir F. Madden: 1863-1865.f. 6 John Kenrick, FSA: Letters to Sir F. Madden: 1862, 186..., 1863-1870 British Library
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Place Name Admin Code Country
Romford, Essex
Asia Minor, Asia
Carlisle, Cumberland
North Elmham, Norfolk
Starston, Norfolk
Upminster, Essex
Sidmouth, Devon
London, England
Venice, Republic of, Europe
Cairo, Egypt
Cornwood, Devon
London, England
Devonshire, England
Havering, Essex
Dorset, England
Tiddenham, Gloucestershire
Cologne, Germany
Scotland, Kingdom of, United Kingdom
Czechoslovakia, Europe
London, England
Naples and Sicily, Kingdom of, Italy
Fontenoy, Belgium


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