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Poetry papers, 1820 - 1853

Reference Code: GBR/0269/DCPP/FISH/2

Scope and Contents

With some lecture notes.
These papers were found in the Downing College Muniments Room and an accompanying note from W.L. Cuttle, written 1952, explains why the poems are attributable to Fisher. He writes of the mss. in the cover adorned with painted flowers. Some of the poems were printed in The Cambridge Review.


  • Creation: 1820 - 1853


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.


2 file(s) : Paper

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Related Materials

See also letter from Annie Amos (Annie Bennett Pike) to H. W. Pettit Stevens, 1898, in his scrapbook (DCPP/STE/1), f.40.


Fisher, William Webster

Finding aid date

2001-09-18 13:24:07+00:00

Repository Details

Part of the Downing College Repository

Downing College Archive
Downing College
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