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First Fellowship Election, 1808 - 1903

Reference Code: GBR/0269/DCGB/5/3c/1

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.


  • 1808 - 1903

Conditions Governing Access

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

Biographical / Historical

The first Fellowship examination and subsequent election took place in April 1808, in order to replace William Meeke [who resigned upon his marriage]. It was won by Charles Skinner Matthews.


4 item(s) : Paper

Language of Materials


Finding aid date

2001-11-01 12:48:17+00:00

Repository Details

Part of the Downing College Repository

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