Contents and Arrangement

Letters from Crofton Croker to Robert Balmanno, 1829-1854

1 folder

Collection Overview

Collection Description & Creator Information


The collection consists primarily of letters by Croker or other Noviomagians, members of the English antiquarian society which Croker founded, called the Noviomagus Society. Included are 22 signed, autograph letters (1827-1854) by Croker to Robert Balmanno, New York publisher, bibliophile, and member of the society; 20 signed, autograph letters by other Noviomagians to Balmanno; 6 signed, autograph letters (1854-1855) to Balmanno by T. F. Dillon Croker after his father's death; printed minutes of Noviomagus Society meetings (1844-1855); Noviomagus manuscripts and circulars; and related newspaper clippings and pictures.

Collection History

Custodial History:

This material was collected by Robert Balmanno of New York, publisher, bibliophile, and member of Croker's Noviomagus Society.

Archival Appraisal Information:

No appraisal information is available.

Access & Use

Access Restrictions:

The collection is open for research.

Conditions for Reproduction and Use:

Single photocopies may be made for research purposes. No further photoduplication of copies of material in the collection can be made when Princeton University Library does not own the original. Inquiries regarding publishing material from the collection should be directed to RBSC Public Services staff through the Ask Us! form. The library has no information on the status of literary rights in the collection and researchers are responsible for determining any questions of copyright.

Credit this material:

Letters from Crofton Croker to Robert Balmanno; T. Crofton Croker Collection, C0088, Manuscripts Division, Department of Special Collections, Princeton University Library

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