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See A handlist of poll books and registers of electors in Guildhall Library ( edn). 3) Common Hall Register, /8-date: The Printed Books Section of Guildhall Library holds a copy of the Common Hall Register of the liverymen only of the City companies, i.e.

of those entitled to vote in the elections of Lord Mayors, Sheriffs and certain other City officers. British Library (See the guides below and search the library catalogue for details of their holdings of poll books) Guildhall Library (Printed poll books) Bodleian Library (The Bodleian Library is the main research library of the University of Oxford with their holdings.

Nonconformist, Roman Catholic, Jewish and Burial Ground registers, a handlist of the Non-Conformist, Roman Catholic, Jewish and burial ground registers at Guildhall Library, Guildhall Library Research Guide 6 (3rd ed. ) - £ In addition, the Library’s collection also contains guides, handbooks and reference works for using poll books for historical research.

The collection contains poll books dating from for a county election in Essex, to the last known published poll book - that held in Cambridge for the constituency of the University of Cambridge in   Additionally, there are large collections in the British Library, Guildhall Library, Bodleian Library, Institute of Historical Research and at the Society of Genealogists.

The Public Record office of Northern Ireland holds many Irish poll books, which it has digitised and made available online. Scottish poll books are more difficult to track down.

The Library of London History. Guildhall Library is a public reference library specialising in the history of London. Our printed books collection comprises overtitles dating from the 15th to the 21st centuries and includes books, pamphlets, periodicals, trade directories and poll books.

Some books take on a new role - other than just being a book - say the curators of a new exhibition at Guildhall Library. Books: Used and Abused, which opens on Monday 15 January at the City of London Corporation-owned public reference library, explains what happens when books are customised, decorated or disguised.

Visitors will discover how, and why, older books are more likely than new. A handlist of poll books and registers of electors in Guildhall Library by Guildhall Library (London, England) 1 edition - first published in Not in Library. GUILDHALL LIBRARY OF THE CORPORATION OF LONDON Willian E. Miller (University of Ponnsylvania) Tho present Guildhall Library of the Corporation of London is the second of two Guildhall Libraries.

The first was established in the ' s with noncy loft by Richard Whittington, and by a loss well-known merchant, Willian Bury. Guildhall Library has been honoured to host the work of the military historians who have given their time and knowledge to creating a database of the movements of World War Two Convoys.

This work was begun in the s by the late Arnold Hague ( –. Collections of Poll Books [edit | edit source] Most manuscript poll books are found in county or local authority record offices with the printed books either there or in a local studies library.

There are large collections in the British Library, Guildhall Library, Bodleian Library and at the Institute of Historical Research at London University. These could then be published as poll books.

Poll books continued to be used for various elections until the secret ballot was introduced in Poll books will not list all residents of an area. Untilmost voters were freeholders and others who could meet property requirements for the franchise, and poll books list only those who actually cast a vote.

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Poll books do not normally have surname indexes, so, unless a place is known, it may be necessary to check every page for a particular surname.

Occasionally, places are indexed, as in the Yorkshire Poll book The place index in the Suffolk Poll book indicates the number of. The Library has a collection of around published poll books, most of which are held in Special Collections although a few later examples can be found in the Local History section (Floor 3).

The collection includes examples from across England, although there is particularly good coverage of Leicester, Leicestershire and the East Midlands. Poll books: before the Reform Act electoral registers were not maintained.

However, printed poll registers for,are available at the Guildhall Library, London; registers for, are available at the British Library (ref BL.B). Guide to poll books and electoral File Size: KB. Guildhall Library of London As others have mentioned, this library has a vast collection of books and written material specifically about London.

It's more of a reference library than a general library, so useful for anyone doing research on London.4/5(8). : guildhall register.

Skip to main content. Try Prime Hello, Sign in Account & Lists Sign in Account & Lists Orders Try Prime Basket. All. examples of poll books for both universities, including the University of Oxford poll book for shown below [title-page shown below left and page 13 from the voters’ listing shown below right].

The University’s rare book collections contain only one poll book. Family history in Guildhall Library Research. Biographical and genealogical sources, particularly for former inhabitants of the City of London. Family history in Guildhall Library Directories and phone books.

One of the largest collection of historic trade and telephone directories dating from Family history in Guildhall Library London. London Years: Treasures from the collections of the City of London. David Pearson, former Director, Culture, Heritage and Libraries writes about a book which was published into showcase the holdings not only of London Metropolitan Archives (LMA), but also of Guildhall Library and Guildhall.

Poll books continued to be used for various elections until the secret ballot was introduced in Poll books will not list all residents of an area.

Untilmost voters were freeholders and others who could meet property requirements for the franchise, and poll books list only those who actually cast a vote. Guildhall Library is a public reference library specialising in the history of London.

Their printed books collection comprises overtitles dating from the 15th to the 21st centuries and includes books, pamphlets, periodicals, trade directories and poll books. This collection covers all aspects of life in London, past and present, its trade, people and buildings. Excellent discussion on the subject of poll books can be found in Cannon (Poll Books #2 in Short Guides to Records edited by Lionel M.

Munby, ), Gibson and Rogers (Poll Books c A Directory to Holdings in Great Britain, ), Harvey (Telephones, Ratepayers and Buff Books.

Some 19th and 20th century Sources at Guildhall Library. Guildhall Library, A handlist of poll books and registers of electors in the Guildhall Library.

London: Corporation of London, Society of Genealogists, Directories and poll books including almanacs and electoral rolls in the Library of the Society of Genealogists [6th ed.] London: The Society, Guildhall Library: the Library of London History “Guildhall Library is a public reference library specialising in the history of London.

The Library’s printed books collection comprises overtitles dating from the 15th to the 21st centuries and includes books, pamphlets, periodicals, trade directories and poll books.

Genealogical sources in the Guildhall Library, a guide to Guildhall Library Guide No. 1 4th. Q SOG Library, Directories & Poll Books in the Edwards, L. A2 SBF14 Q Handwriting, Examples of. - Buck, W.S.B Q Poll Book T Berkshire, Records of the New Poor Law & its successorsguide to.

Guildhall Library: the library of London History Guildhall Library is a public reference library which specialises in the history of London. The Library’s printed books collection comprises overtitles dating from the 15th to the 21st centuries and includes books, pamphlets, periodicals, trade directories and poll books.

The collection covers all aspects of. The Poll Book of the Election of a Representative in Parliament for the Borough of Whitehaven:: Containing a List of the Electors, and the Candidates for Whom They Voted.

To which is Prefixed a Collection of Squibs, the Speeches of Matthias Attwood, Esq. on His First Visit to Whitehaven, and Ample Details of the Proceedings at the Hustings, on the Day of Nomination, During the Polling, and at. Get the latest deals on Guildhall Accounting from Ryman.

Free next day delivery and click and collect services available. Further Information. For further information on poll books read: John Vincent, Poll Victorians voted (Cambridge, CUP, ) or S. Baskerville, P. Adman, and K. Beedham, 'Manuscript poll books and English county elections in the first age of party: a reconsideration of their provenance and purpose', Archives, 19 (), GUILDHALL STUDIES IN LONDON HISTORY: VOL.

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when representatives from the Vermont Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) will be at the library on the common in Guildhall 5/5(1). Large collections of directories are also to be found at the Guildhall Library, London, and the Society of Genealogists.

A catalogue of the latter has been printed as Directories and Poll Books in the Library of the Society of Genealogists (6th ed. ) [FHL book /L1 D23so].

There is a fine series of London directories on microfilm at the. Questions about this UK Poll Book entry DearREADERS, Ol' Myrt here is going to need help understanding this record collection from the UK Poll Books and Electoral Registers, specifically the entry for my step-mother's probable 2nd-great grandfather.

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