Skip to main content

Cambridge University Libraries are providing a blend of online and controlled in-person services. Please see our website for more details.

Subject files, 1921 - 1980

Reference Code: GBR/0265/UA/GEOL 32

Scope and Contents

From the Fonds:

The earliest records relate to Woodward's will, estates and the administration of his fossil collection. From the 1880s, administrative records of the burgeoning Department of Geology, its teaching, examining, and students, survive alongside papers for the lengthy project to build the Sedgwick Museum. The archives also include the papers of Professor T. McKenny Hughes, Woodwardian Professor 1873-1917.


  • 1921 - 1980

Conditions Governing Access

Several files closed to scholars from 80 years from date of creation under data protection legislation.


101 collection (101 folders in 91 bundles) : Paper

91 bundle(s)

Language of Materials



Files titles listed as found.


Geology Department

Finding aid date

1998-06-06 11:48:23+00:00

Repository Details

Part of the Cambridge University Library Repository

Cambridge University Library
West Road
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.