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Material generated by personal and family matters, 1800-1947 (early 19th century - 1947)

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.7620/6

Scope and Contents

From the Fonds:

Approximately one third of the bulk of papers comprise working papers and notebooks. About another quarter comprises correspondence, certificates and ephemera relating to honours awarded by various bodies or relating to Frederick Gowland Hopkins' association with learned societies. The remaining material is a combination of papers and photographs generated by Frederick Gowland Hopkins' family (much of it predating his birth); together with correspondence and papers he generated in a personal capacity. A handful of published biographies and obituaries were added to the collection prior to deposit.


  • Creation: 1800-1947 (early 19th century - 1947)


Conditions Governing Access

From the Fonds:

Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (


1 collection (1 box paper; parchment; photograph; wood)

Language of Materials


Related Materials

See also section MS Add.7620/8 or MS Add.7620/N which is largely of a personal nature.

Repository Details

Part of the Cambridge University Library Repository

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