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Papers relating to central government oversight and funding, 1890 - 1993

Reference Code: GBR/0265/UA/EDUC 13

Scope and Contents

Until the early years of the twentieth century, government supervision was concerned only with the training of elementary school teachers.


  • 1890 - 1993

Conditions Governing Access

Within the archives of the Departtment of Education, predecessor, successor and allied bodies, personal records are closed to scholars for 80 years from the date of creation under data protection legislation. Restrictions are clearly indicated in catalogue entries.


10 archive box(es) (10 boxes) : paper

Language of Materials



The contents of this section were radically reorganised to bring record series together in Oct. 2001, hence the apparent illogicality of the numbering system. EDUC 13/39-40, 105, 108, 112-14, 118-22, 124-6, 128: numbers not used following reclassification.

Finding aid date

2001-10-24 16:49:02+00:00

Repository Details

Part of the Cambridge University Library Repository

Cambridge University Library
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Cambridge CB3 9DR United Kingdom

The UK Archival Thesaurus has been integrated with our catalogue, thanks to Kings College London and the AIM25 project for their support with this.