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Personal papers

Includes, inter alia, diaries and address books; personal documentation; correspondence files; papers relating to St Cross, 3 Albemarle Road, Norwich, papers relating to early photography with particular reference to Thomas Damant Eaton; and family photographs.

Personal papers

Includes extracted copy of limited probate of Major James Smith, with affidavit of James White, 15 March 1793, and administration confirming substitute executors of the will of Major James Smith, 9 June 1797 [no. 1]; certified copy of the will of Major James Smith of London, Middlesex, Major in the East India Company, Bengal, 16 April 1793 [no. 2]; probate copy of the will of Richard Smith, late of St Mary Coslany, Norwich, 22 June 1830 [no. 3]; account for preparing conveyance of lease and release from Messrs. Davey and Porter to Richard Smith, of an estate in Magdalen Street, 23 November 1809 [no. 4]; marriage contract of Edward de Carle Smith and Antoinette Bordier, 23 September 1936; official translation of same from French, 24 September 1936 [nos. 5-6]; passport of Antoinette de Carle Smith, with papers loosely inserted, 1953, 1985 [no. 7]; small framed portrait of Pierre Antoine Spol, with notes, in French, on reverse side, undated [late 19th century] [no. 8]; file containing research notes and memoirs, undated [20th century] [no. 9]; file containing postcards and correspondence, 1978-1993 [no. 10]; file containing newspaper cuttings, many relating to country houses and local issues in Norfolk, 1969-1993 [no. 11]; pedigree of the Bordier family, with printed paper picturing photographs of members of the Bordier family undated [20th century] [nos. 12 -13] and packet containing cantiques, undated [20th century] [no. 14].

Personal papers

Includes journal recording events, mainly in French language and containing loose papers, 1914-1989 [no. 1]; family record book, mainly written in the French language, c 1930s [no. 2]; volume containing notes about family and friends with newspaper cuttings and photographs, mainly written in French language, 1930-1970s [no. 3]; address books with papers loosely inserted, 1936-c 1980s [nos. 4-5]; volume containing notes about stocks and shares, with related papers loosely inserted, 1936-1991[no. 6]; exercise book containing notes, mainly in the French language, relating to hotels and places to stay in the United Kingdom, Europe and America, with related papers loosely inserted, c 1950s-1990s [no. 7]; birthday and anniversary record book with papers loosely inserted, undated [20th century] [no. 8]; bibliography mainly relating to flowers with lists of botanical plant names and includes some cuttings of pictures of flowers and plants at the end of the volume, probably compiled and used for Mrs de Carle Smith's study of 'Flowers in Painting', which was deposited with the Castle Museum, Norwich, in the 1980s, undated [1980s] [no. 9]; copy of 'Norfolk Country Churches and The Future', edited by Wilhelmine Harrod, 1972 [no. 10]; copy of a publication entitled 'Colourful Norwich', 1981 [no. 11]; pamphlet about General Dufour, in the French language, 1987 [no. 12]; and volume containing notes written in the French language with extracts from the Old Testament, 1990s [no. 13].

Diaries and accounts, 1853-1868

Letters mainly to and from Martha Holt Neville Rolfe (née Chapman) including childrens' letters but also a few to and from Charles, c 1841-1862, and 2 letters from W. Chapman, 1877.

Album entitled 'Life and Stewardship of Eustace Neville Rolfe, 1845-1908'

Information copied from notebook of Mrs Catharine Frances Rolfe, 1792-1821.
'A Gloucestershire Parson's Wife 1814-26' by B.J. Black, re Agnes Fawcett, wife of Charles Neville, with letter from the author, 1913.
'The Thunderstorm' which took place at Sedgeford. A religious tract including rules for the recovery of suspended animation. (printed), 1819.
Pages 849-856 from White's directory of Norfolk 1854, including Heacham (printed).
Private papers of Eustace Neville Rolfe including correspondence, family birth, baptism and marriage certificates, newspaper cuttings, appointments as captain in the volunteer forces and consul and consul general at Naples, photographs, and house and cash account of 1872, 1867-1907.
Report by Frederick Preedy (London) re proposed restoration of Heacham church (printed), 1874.
Heacham and Sedgeford timber sale catalogue, 1874.
Certificate of shares in the Dormy House Land and Building Company, Ltd., 1900.
Notes re Eustace Neville Rolfe.
Letters re gift of marble bust to the Castle Museum, 1926, and gift to the University of East Anglia Appeal Fund in memory of Eustace Neville Rolfe, 1962.

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