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Editors
L. G. Black
C. Connors
A. Orchard
D. Wu

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Founded under the editorship of the antiquary W J Thoms, the primary intention of Notes and Queries was, and still remains, the asking and answering of readers' questions …

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A note on the journal's history

Notes & Queries, founded in London in 1849 as "a medium of intercommunication for literary men, artists, antiquaries, genealogists, etc.", carried brief reports on the research its readers and contributors had conducted across a range of humanities subjects, primarily in history and literature. 

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