R - Personal and family papers archive

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  • Race, Sydney (fl 1923-58), scholar: papers, c 1879-1958. Finding No: DSH6
  • Ragg, Thomas (1808-1881), preacher and writer: Manuscript volume comprising part of Ragg's 12 volume autobiographical poem 'The Deity'. Annotated with comments by the poet J[ames] M[ontgomery] (1771-1854). Finding No: MS861   
  • Ramsbotham, Michael (b c 1919):
    - Correspondence from his partner, the poet Henry Reed, 1944-85, Finding No: MS31/2/2/2

    - DVD titled ‘In Conversation with Michael Ramsbotham’ recording his thoughts on naval service during the Second World War, his involvement in intelligence work at Bletchley Park and brief mention of his relationship with the poet Henry Reed, 2016. Finding No: MS902

  • Randolph, Elsie (1904-1982), actress: correspondence and papers, 1917-75. Finding No: MS490
  • Rattenbury, Arnold (1921-2007), poet and exhibition designer: literary and other papers, 20th century. Finding No: MS556
  • Redfern family of Crich, Derbyshire: title deeds relating to Crich and neighbouring parishes, 1639-1863. Finding No: MS56
  • Redpath James (fl 1850) of Halsgrave: Notebook for medicinal purposes, 1850. Finding No: MS736
  • Reed, Henry (1914-1986), poet, radio dramatist and translator:
    personal and literary papers. Finding No: MS31;
    letters from John Phillips and other papers, 1937-86. Finding No: MS61;
    letters to Ed and Sharon Leimbacher from Henry Reed, 1965-69. Finding No: MS672
  • Rhodes, Harold (1889-1956), organist and musician: manuscript and printed music, manuscript and published writings and other papers, 1905-55. Finding No: MS22
  • Richards, F. C. (fl 1930-70), employee of W. E. Chance and Company Limited of Birmingham, glass manufacturers: papers relating to glass manufacture, 1910-79. Finding No: FCR
  • Richards, Wilf (fl 1920s-1970s), athlete and journalist: papers, 1924-late 20th centrury. Finding No: ATH/WR
  • Richardson, Albert Ernest (fl 1868-1904), CMS missionary:
    diaries, 1899-1904. Finding No: CMS/ACC56;
    notebook and other papers late 19th-early 20th cent. Finding No: CMS/ACC919
  • Richardson, Charles John (fl 1929-60): notes and drawings relating to church architecture, 1929-60. Finding No: MS115
  • Riches, Edward D. (fl 1833-34) of Great Yarmouth: calligraphic exercise books, 1833-34.  Finding No: MS601
  • Ridge, Richard (fl 1938): poetry, 1938. Finding No: MS552
  • Robbins, Eduard R. (d c 1988), architectural designer, draughtsman and organ historian: correspondence, postcards, notes and research papers including material relating to the organ builders, T. C. Lewis, 20th cent. Finding No: BOA
  • Roberts, Dave (fl 1930s-1990s), athlete and statistician: papers, [1930s]-1991. Finding No: ATH/DR
  • Roberts, Gertrude May; Roberts, (Joseph) Varley; Roberts, Margaret Fleming, missionaries: family papers comprising notebook and photograph albums, primarily relating to their time working for the CMS in Northern Nigeria. Finding No: CMS/ACC1019
  • Rodgers, William Robert (1909-1969), author: poetry, 1941. Finding No: MS316
  • Romilly, Anne (fl 1793-98) nee Garbett, wife of Sir Samuel Romilly: diaries, 1793-98. Finding No: MS207
  • Rose, Elsie (fl 1946-77), CMS missionary: photographs, correspondence and other papers, 1946-77. Finding No: CMS/ACC482
  • Rutlish, John (fl 1698): specimens of penmanship and decorative calligraphy, 1698. Finding No: MS301