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Peterhouse chapel; war list; electoral roll.

 Management Group
Reference Code: GBR/0273/Pet.MS.719

Scope and Contents

Foliated 1 to 114.
1: 'title-page'.
2. 'Index' with headings 'Visitors', 'Chaplains, list of', 'Deans, list of', Preachers, list of', 'Furniture', 'Structure' and Usage. No folio numbers are given and the last three items were not executed.
3: List of chaplains from Andrew James Campbell Allen, 1879-84, to G. H. Clayton, appointed 1908, entered in his own hand.
4: Headed 'Visitors', blank. 5: Blank.
6: Autographs of deans, from Adolphus William Ward to Charles Scott Gillett, 1923.
7: Autographs of visitors from 1919 to 1920. 8: blank. 9: Headed 'Preachers': blank.
10-15: List of preachers from 2 June 1901 to 7 June 1914.
16-17: Signatures of members of E. Company, Officer Cadets, Feb. - Aug. 1918. Dated 11 Aug. 1918.
18: Signatures of E. Company, Officer Cadet Battalion, with units, Sept. 1918 - Jan. 1919.
18v-20v, 25-26 and 28: Signatures with war records of Peterhouse men who served in the 1914-18 war.
21-23: Signatures of naval officer resident in Peterhouse Feb. - July 1919, and, on f. 23, one such resident from April to August 1920, with their ships and dates when they served on them. 24: blank.
27, 29-32:blank.
33-37: alphabetical list of subscribers to the Peterhouse war memorial.
38-38v: Signatures of those on the Church of England Electoral Roll, Lent Term 1921.
40, 41: lists of students dated 15 and 17 October 1932. with school, subject, indication of reading lessons and, in some cases, grace, sport and, in some cases, notes in Hebrew apparently as to their statuture, either physical or moral.
42-85: blank.
86-108: alphabetical roll of Peterhouse war service, with units, 1914-15.


  • 1908-03-07 - 1932-03-07

Biographical / Historical

For a full account of Barnes' career see J. F. Bethune-Baker, ‘Barnes, William Emery (1859-1939)’, rev. Roger T. Stearn, Oxford Dictionary of National Biography, Oxford University Press, 2004; online edn, Sept 2010 [, accessed 22 May 2017]


0.02 linear metre(s) (2 cm) : Paper

Language of Materials


Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

Quarter-bound notebook of black goat and 'watered' dark blue boards; edges marbled.


Barnes, William Emery (1859-1939) M.A., D.D., Hulsean Professor of Divinity

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Repository Details

Part of the Peterhouse (Ward) Library Repository

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