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Tuesday, 20 March 2007, 12:00AM

Rich and Learn'd: the library of Gresham College

Irene Gilchrist

Irene Gilchrist, Archivist, The Guildhall Library

The original Library at Guildhall was founded in the 1420s under the terms of the will of Richard Whittington. Today it is a major public reference library which specialises in the history of London, especially the City, as well as having other significant collections.

The Library holds many interesting documents from the early days of Gresham College.

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20 March 2007

Rich and Learn'd: the library of Gresham College
Irene Gilchrist

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