Contents and Arrangement

Wills of William Tipping and Maria Tipping, 1837-1980

1 folder

Collection Overview

Collection Description & Creator Information

Scope and Contents

Includes contemporary autograph drafts of the will of William Tipping, photocopies of the original will, and probate copies. There is also a copy of the will of Maria Tipping of Brasted Park, wife of William Tipping Esquire; a letter from the Cheshire County Council dated August 15, 1952 and one letter from the District Probate Registry to H.G. Singleton Esq. regarding William Tipping's will.

Included also is an affirmation signed by William Tipping dated 1837.


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Collection History


Nothing was removed from the collection.

Processing Information

This collection was processed by Kalliopi Balatsouka in 2014. Finding aid written by Kalliopi Balatsouka in 2014.

Access & Use

Conditions Governing Access

The collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing 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.

Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

For preservation reasons, original analog and digital media may not be read or played back in the reading room. Users may visually inspect physical media but may not remove it from its enclosure. All analog audiovisual media must be digitized to preservation-quality standards prior to use. Audiovisual digitization requests are processed by an approved third-party vendor. Please note, the transfer time required can be as little as several weeks to as long as several months and there may be financial costs associated with the process. Requests should be directed through the Ask Us Form.

Credit this material:

Wills of William Tipping and Maria Tipping; William Tipping Papers, C1462, Manuscripts Division, Department of Special Collections, Princeton University Library

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Separated Materials

The following printed maps have been transferred to the Historic Maps Collection: 1.Map of the Peninsula of Mount Sinai and Arabia Petraea from the itineraries of E. Robinson and E. Smith constructed and drawn by H. Kiepert, Berlin 1841. Published as the act directs by John Murray. 50 Albermale Str. London. April 1841. (HMC01.7067). 2. Die Insel St. Helena, [circa 1822-1840]. (HMC01.7070). 3. Konigreich Griechenland (Kingdom of Greece), nach den neuesten und besten Hulfsmitteln, entworfen und gezeichnet von C.F. Weiland. 1833. (HMC01.7069). 4. Plan of Jerusalem, sketched from Sieber and Catherwood, corrected by the Measurements of Robinson and Smith. Drawn by H. Kiepert. Published as the act directs by John Murray. 50 Albermale Str. London. April 1841. (HMC01.7068).

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Ottewill, David.