Worsley, Thomas, 1797 - 1885 (Master of Downing College)
- Existence: 1797 - 1885
Found in 6 Collections and/or Records:
Correspondence of Downing College Masters and Bursars corresponding to the Chancery suit and the Building Fund series, 1833 - 1899
Letters and notes of William Frere, Thomas Worsley, Philip Howard Frere, Bartle Frere, William Webster Fisher, Spencer Hotchkin, Lambert Hotchkin and College Solicitors.
Copies of College Statutes for 1926 and a copy given by Thomas Worsley, inscribed, including copious pencil annotations made by Dr Worsley on the occasion of drafting the Statutes of 1860.
Mainly correspondence, concerning: the controversies and legal wrangling between William Frere and Edward Christian, who petitioned against Frere's election as Master in 1812; vice-chancellorship; general. The letters are not generally about College or estate administration. Includes correspondence from Sir Busick Harwood. Cornwallis Hewett and William Wilkins.
Stewards' and Bursars' correspondence, and that of people acting in these capacities even if not the contemporary Steward or Bursar themselves, or prior to official titles existing for the responsibilities.
Correspondence, essay and research notes (for Aspects of Downing History Volume II). Contents listed on front of file.
Including papers of Masters, Professors and Fellows of Downing College, and gifts from past members. Includes academic administrative records but not estates correspondence.