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Photocopies and transcripts of Busick Harwood papers and correspondence, 1802 - 1992

Reference Code: GBR/0269/DCPP/HAR/3

Scope and Contents

Papers concerning reformation in the Cambridge Medical School at Cambridge University. They include correspondence of and between Busick Harwood, Isaac Pennington and Pelham Warner. With explanatory letter from John Kendall and his precis of Busick Harwood's role in reform in the Medical School.


  • Creation: 1802 - 1992

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.

Biographical / Historical

These photocopies and transcripts, together with a precis, were made and donated by Dr. E.J.C. Kendall, from the archives in the Royal College of Physicians (London) Library.


1 file(s) : Paper

Language of Materials


Former / Other Reference


Immediate Source of Acquisition

Dr John Kendall. Donated to the archives via Mr Howell.

Existence and Location of Originals

Royal College of Physicians (London) Library


These copies and transcripts are included amongst the Harwood papers rather than in DCHR, as intellectually being the work of Harwood.

Date information

DateText: Start date of originals, not copies..


Harwood, Busick

Finding aid date

2001-06-18 14:14:45+00:00

Repository Details

Part of the Downing College Repository

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