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  • Title
    Alfred Swaine Taylor papers
  • Reference
    MS-TAYLA
  • Date
    1818 - c.1887
  • Creator
    Taylor, Alfred Swaine (1806-1880)
  • Scope and Content
    Mostly papers relating to cases of medical jurisprudence (forensic science) that Alfred or his colleagues were involved with, and notes and research relating to medical jurisprudence and relevant chemical tests. Also papers relating to other areas of Alfred's professional life, as well as some personal correspondence and papers.
  • Extent
    6 boxes, 1 volume and 1 item
  • Language
    English
  • Archival history
    The records were stored in Edith's house near Bury St Edmunds before they were sold as part of a larger collection by her descendants at auction in October 2018.
  • Level of description
    fonds
  • Normal location
    11/2ND/ST/R34/B23/sh4
  • Access
    Open access (please be aware that these records may be distressing as they contain graphic descriptions of the effects of murder, suicide, rape and other violent acts)