Showing Collections: 1 - 3 of 3
Scope and Contents COLLECTION DESCRIPTION & ARRANGEMENT This collection contains two handwritten commonplace books compiled by two generations of lawyers in Bedale, Yorkshire, Charles and Thomas Frankland. Three of the functions of these volumes appear to be: to have available all information relevant to Frankland property (land, debtors, etc.); to have available a wide range of legal information, precedents, cases, forms of words, etc.; and to have available information about important clients and matters...
Dates: ca. 1740-1811
Scope and Contents COLLECTION DESCRIPTION & ARRANGEMENT This collection contains one document with a large seal embossed in wax, and two letters. The document was presented to Sir Anthony Babington in the spring of 1944, who then gave it to C. Robert Bard after Bard had visited him and other members of the bar in Northern Ireland in 1951.
Identifier: MSS -88-1
Scope and Contents COLLECTION DESCRIPTION & ARRANGEMENT This collection contains papers from the legal practice of J.M. Shugar and A.W. Vaisey, solicitors. Their firm was located in Tring, Hertfordshire, in south central England. The collection documents work from 1850 to 1914, although these papers relate mostly to the period 1875-1900.The Shugar and Vaisey practice was mainly property and probate law. The bulk of the material in this collection consists of conveyances, enfranchisements,...