With the help of the Royal Archives we have tried to track down published editions of materials that will be digitized in the Georgian Papers Programme. It is a small fraction of the total, but it is interesting as a part of the history of archives to examine and compare them. Scholars have generally been quite harsh in their assessment of the early editions, for example.

We consider this a live document. Please let us know if you have other examples to contribute! You can reach us at oieahc@wm.edu.


Published Editions of Materials Digitized in the Georgian Papers Programme

 Royal Library and Royal Archives: A Guide to Collections

 Overview of published editions of documents from the Georgian Papers

Resources relating to the Georgian period

The Royal Family and Royal Household

  • Royal Residences, Art and History
    Biographies of members of the royal family are available on the Royal Residences, Art and History pages of the British Monarchy website.
  • Oxford Dictionary of National Biography (subscription required)
    Includes biographies of members of the royal family and senior members of the Royal Household.
  • Find My Past (subscription required)
    Documents from the Royal Archives relating to members of the Royal Household in the period 1526 to 1924 are now available to search and view online on the Find My Past website (subscription required).
  • Database of Court Officers 1660-1837
    Database of the career histories of every remunerated officer and servant of the English Royal Household from the Restoration of the monarchy in 1660 to the accession of Queen Victoria in 1837.