Manuscript Collections

Temple Papers

Papers of Sir Richard Carnac TEMPLE (1850-1931), army officer and oriental scholar

  • one box of material, relating mainly to Temple’s research on currency
  • the material includes correspondence, notes and drawings
  • the papers have not yet been catalogued in detail

Related Resources

Collections of papers: British Library (Asia, Pacific and Africa Collections); Royal Anthropological Institute of Great Britain and Ireland; School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London

Collections of objects, photographs, etc.: Pitt Rivers Museum, University of Oxford; British Museum; Brighton Museum and Art Gallery

National Register of Archives: Temple, Sir Richard Carnac (1850-1931) 2nd Baronet, Indian Army Officer and Orientalist Link to record (external site)

Oxford Dictionary of National Biography: Temple, Sir Richard Carnac, second baronet (1850-1931), army officer and oriental scholar Link to article (external site)

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