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Research notes and mss. for official Downing College histories, published by Downing College Association, 1908 - 1989

Reference Code: GBR/0269/DCPP/FREN/1/1

Scope and Contents

From the Series:

Research papers, articles, publications and mss. about College history and personalities.


  • Creation: 1908 - 1989


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

French was the author of The History of Downing College Cambridge (1978) and editor of Aspects of Downing History (1982) and Aspects of Downing History Vol. II (1989). All volumes were produced for the Downing College Association.


c. 2 archive box(es) : Paper

Language of Materials



French, Stanley

Finding aid date

2001-06-19 14:58:56+00:00

Repository Details

Part of the Downing College Repository

Downing College Archive
Downing College
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