United Kingdom Collections

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William Smith papers, 1785-1860

This collection consists of letters and writings to and from William Smith, as well as collected printed materials largely related to Smith's work opposing the slave trade and the abolition…

Ceramic collection

The Ceramic Collection consists of European ceramics, mainly English, dating from the nineteenth and twentieth centuries