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Hicks Thomas Deacle account books, 1836-1889

Emory University

Pitts Theology Library

1531 Dickey Drive, Suite 560

Atlanta, GA 30322


Permanent link: http://pid.emory.edu/ark:/25593/f7zm9

Descriptive Summary

Creator: Deacle, Hicks Thomas.
Title: Hicks Thomas Deacle account books, 1836-1889
Call Number:Manuscript Collection No. 047
Extent: 0.45 cubic ft. (13 volumes)
Abstract:Consists of twelve account books which lists Reverend Deacle's daily personal expenses from 1836 to 1889.
Language:Materials entirely in English.

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[after identification of item(s)], Hicks Thomas Deacle Account Books, Archives and Manuscript Dept., Pitts Theology Library, Emory University.


Processed by Cynthia Crouch, June 1986.

Collection Description

Biographical Note

Hicks Thomas Deacle, an Anglican priest, received his BA from St. John's College, Cambridge in 1840. He was ordained a deacon in 1841, and a priest in 1842. In 1844, he received his MA. During the 1850's, he served as chaplain of the Holy Trinity vicarage, Bungay, Suffolk. In 1860, Reverend Deacle was admitted as the vicar of Bawburgh, Diocese Norwich.

Scope and Content Note

Twelve account books which lists Reverend Deacle's daily personal expenses from 1836, his first year in college, to 1869, and from 1886 to 1889. Also included is a gift copy of Sermons on the Scriptures and Liturgy by Augustus William Hare, with an inscription to Reverend Deacle from Edward Stanley, bishop of Norwich, dated January 10, 1841.

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Container List

Box Folder Content
1 College account book, 1836-1839
2 College account book, 1839-1840
3 Hare, Augustus William. Sermons on the Scriptures and Liturgy. London: J. Hatchard and Son, 1839.
4 Housekeeping books, 1846-1847
5 Housekeeping books, 1854-1857
6 Housekeeping books, 1857-1860
7 Housekeeping books, 1860-1863
8 Housekeeping books, 1863-1865
9 Housekeeping books, 1865-1867
10 Housekeeping books, 1867-1869
11 Housekeeping books, 1886-1889
12 Donations, subscriptions, and charities, 1857-1859
13 Miscellaneous account book, 1861-1869