The Papers of George Boole, F.R.S. (1815-1864)

How to Search the Papers of George Boole, F.R.S.

The collection has been fully listed by a professional archivist, creating a Descriptive List (the catalogue to the Collection). This details the system of arrangement, facilitating researchers in locating documents of specific interest to their research topic.

The online pdf copy of the descriptive list for the Papers of George Boole, F.R.S. (1815-1864) is presented here:
George Boole Descriptive List

It is keyword searchable. To bring up a Find box onscreen, click Ctrl+F, then enter a keyword – e.g. a person’s surname/a place name. Contained within the list will be a brief description of an item in the collection which will include details such as the date and size of the item.

Each entry will have a call number. Note the call number of the item(s). You will be able to view a digital copy of the item(s) via the link "The Papers".

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