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Student records, 1891 - 1980

Reference Code: GBR/0265/UA/EDUC 21, 24

Scope and Contents

From the Fonds:

The archives document the full range of operations of i) the Day Training College, and its subsequent incarnations as Training College for School Masters, Department, Faculty and School of Education and ii) the Cambridge Institute of Education. They include records of the teaching and examining process in Cambridge and at establishments across the country; internal and external oversight and funding; student and staff records; buildings records, photographs and extensive bodies of administrative correspondence.


  • 1891 - 1980

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 linear metre(s) (10 metres) : 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 much of the numbering system. EDUC 21/26, 32, 46-7, 51: numbers not used after reclassification in Oct. 2001; EDUC 21/16-21: numbers not used after reclassification in April 2006.

Date information

DateText: bulk 1910-65.

Finding aid date

2001-09-19 16:24:33+00:00

Repository Details

Part of the Cambridge University Library Repository

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