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Edward, VII, 1841 - 1910 (King of Great Britain and Ireland)



  • Existence: 1841 - 1910

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:


Lecture notes and papers connected with the Prince of Wales, 1844 - 1866

Reference Code: GBR/0269/DCPP/BIR/3
Scope and Contents

The label of the front of these papers reads: May 1932. Papers connected with Professor Birkbeck and HRH the Prince of Wales, afterwards King Edward VII. Offered for preservation in the Downing College Library, by the Misses Kenny.
However, since the contents are entirely the original work of Professor Birkbeck they are catalogued with his other papers. There are also other documents, other than those relating to the Prince of Wales.

Dates: 1844 - 1866
Conditions Governing Access: From the Management Group: Some records series are subject to confidentiality restrictions with the following closure periods: 30 years from date of creation for general administration files, legal records and financial files; 50 years from date of creation for governmental records, including papers of the College Governing Body and College Council, and constituent committees; 100 years from date of creation for personal and personnel records, including tutorial files, staff and fellows files and appointment records, personal finance and pension records. In addition sensitive correspondence and papers concerning College affairs such as disputes and disciplinary matters are closed for 100 years. Restrictions apply on some personal and private papers.

Letters to Lady Wester Wemyss, 1923 - 1928

Reference Code: GBR/0014/WMYS 7/15
Scope and Contents Written from 92 Elm Park Gardens, the Naval & Military Club, the Army & Navy Club, the Beefsteak Club, the Marlborough Club and the Orleans Club in London, Wemyss Castle in Fife, the Hotel du Louvre & de la Paix in Marseilles, SS Mooltan, Heliopolis House Hotel in Cairo, Baghdad in Iraq, the Chine Hotel in Bournemouth and the Damascus Palace Hotel in Syria. Subjects include early air travel, Wemyss' work as President of the Royal Institution of Naval Architects (RINA), ...
Dates: 1923 - 1928
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge.

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