GEMMS: Gateway to Early Modern Manuscript Sermons
TitleSermons and sermon notes
ShelfmarkStowe Temple Religious Papers
Creation Dateca. 1580 - 1713
Contents NoteThe Stowe Temple Religious Papers are contained in one box. There are twenty-six folders in total. For the handlist to the Stowe Papers, see the link below, which provides another link to a large PDF file.
Material Features
Associated Peoplemanuscript owner - Temple, Richard
AcquisitionThe estate of Stowe in Buckinghamshire was purchased in 1590 by Peter Temple, and remained in possession of the Temple family throughout the seventeenth century. Richard Temple, Viscount Cobham, was the last owner of the estate who belonged to the Temple family; after his death, the estate was passed to the Grenvilles.
Source of DataGuide to British Historical Manuscripts in the Huntington Library (San Marino, CA: Huntington Library, 1982), p. 227; Hannah Yip.
Other NoteThe Stowe Papers are the largest British archival collection at the Huntington Library. The family and estate papers total approximately 355,000 items. See Rosemary O'Day, An Elite Family in Early Modern England: The Temples of Stowe and Burton Dassett, 1570-1656 (Woodbridge: The Boydell Press, 2018).
Sermon Reports Contained
Attached URLs:
URLNotes about the Stowe Papers, Online Archive of California.
GEMMS record createdSeptember 24, 2019
GEMMS record last editedNovember 07, 2019