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Filing box with correspondence, notes, cuttings and pictures, 1909 - 1919

Reference Code: GBR/0269/DCPP/BEA/1

Scope and Contents

Concerns Downing College history and old members; mainly correspondence with old members about raising money for portraits of W.P. Schreiner and Francis Annesley.


  • Creation: 1909 - 1919


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.


1 file(s) : Paper

Language of Materials



Items seem to be arranged by subject or correspondent name.

Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

In original filing box: The Solid File for letters, invoices and statements etc.

Related Materials

See DCHR/1/2/SCH for Schreiner reference file and DCAR/1/11/2/2 re portrait fund.

Date information

DateText: Predominantly 1919..


Beaumont, W.E.

Finding aid date

2001-08-01 14:00:26+00:00

Genre / Form

Repository Details

Part of the Downing College Repository

Downing College Archive
Downing College
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