Poll Book Collection
1,000 items (dispersed).
A collection of poll books dating from 1734 to 1868, with a large group from East Anglia. Some 300 broadsides, posters and leaflets relate to elections in Shrewsbury, 1790-1841, and in Cumberland, Westmorland and Northumberland, 1826-1874.
See also the Election Literature collection.
- Recorded in general printed-book catalogue.
- Unpublished handlist of former University Special Collections items.