Murray's filing system (OUP Museum)
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Thursday, 31 January 2013
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J. A. H. Murray
This is one of the most famous photographs of Murray (from the OED archives), in his scriptorium with his cap on to keep him warm. The walls of the scriptorium were lined with pigeon holes for the many thousands of quotation slips for the Dictionary.

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