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Silver Crescent, 1890 - 1954

Reference Code: GBR/1936/THCS/2/4/6

Scope and Contents

Incomplete run of the magazine which appears to have been published once a term. Until 1920 each edition was dated using the months December, March and June. After 1920 each edition was dated using term name ie Michaelmas, Lent and Easter. Large number of issues missing that were produced during WWI and WWII. The management of the magazine changed during WWII, but it was revived after 1945 and lasted into the 1950s. This collection also includes bound volume and loose copies of 'colour supplement' charactertures that were published alongside the late 1890's editions of the Silver Crescent.


  • 1890 - 1954


Biographical / Historical

Termly magazine produced by the Crescent Club beginning in 1890.


c. 100 item(s) (c. 100 issues) : Paper

Language of Materials


Existence and Location of Copies

Two copies of each edition has been kept where it has been possible.


Some issues have been bound, and in some instances the bound volumes contain the only copy of some editions.

Finding aid date

2011-10-26 13:48:54+00:00

Repository Details

Part of the Trinity Hall archive Repository

Trinity Hall archive
Trinity Lane
Cambridge Cambridgeshire CB2 1TJ United Kingdom
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