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Maitland Historical Society, 1920-[1984]

Reference Code: GBR/0269/DCCS/4/5

Scope and Contents

From the Sub-Management Group:

Records of Classical Society, Cranworth Society, Debating Society, Doughty / Literary Society, Maitland Historical Society, Medical Society, Scientific and Danby Societies.


  • Creation: 1920-[1984]

Conditions Governing Access

From the Management Group:

Some records series (such as minutes) are subject to closure periods for GDPR and confidentiality reasons.

Biographical / Historical

The Downing College Historical Society was formed on 27 April 1920, and immediately named the Maitland Historical Society, after F. W. Maitland, Downing Professor of the Laws of England from 1888-1906.


6 volume(s) : Paper

13 item(s) (13 cards)

1 file(s)

Language of Materials


Related Materials

DCPH/2/4/6 and 6b for photos. A list of speakers, compiled for the Centenary Dinner in December 2022 (delayed due to Covid-19), is available.


Maitland Historical Society

Finding aid date

2001-05-02 10:25:08+00:00

Repository Details

Part of the Downing College Repository

Downing College Archive
Downing College
Cambridge Cambridgeshire CB2 1DQ United Kingdom
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