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Mastership Election 1836, 1836 - 1838

Reference Code: GBR/0269/DCGB/5/3/2

Scope and Contents

From the Sub-Fonds:

Records concerning the offices and elections of these positions, not the papers, administrative or personal, of people who have filled them.


  • Creation: 1836 - 1838

Conditions Governing Access

From the Series:

Election / appointment records are closed for 100 years from date of creation.

Biographical / Historical

This election was accompanied by controversy as it was claimed by the Downing College Fellowship that a Clerical Fellow, like Thomas Worsley, could not be elected to the Mastership.


109 item(s) : Paper

Language of Materials


Related Materials

See DCPP/WOR/3/5 for Worsley correspondence. There is some overlap with Fellowship Elections in 1836-8 - see DCGB/5/3c.

Finding aid date

2001-10-30 12:14:55+00:00

Repository Details

Part of the Downing College Repository

Downing College Archive
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