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Minutes of the Board of Geographical Studies, successor and subordinate bodies, 1904 - 1992

Reference Code: GBR/0265/UA/Min.V.31-2 etc

Scope and Contents

From the Sub-Management Group:

Minutes of Boards of Studies, from 1926 known as Faculty Boards, may cover governance, appointments, budgets, curriculum development, examining and accommodation.


  • Creation: 1904 - 1992


Conditions Governing Access

This material is closed to scholars for 30 years from the date of creation as a condition of transfer. Records containing personal data are restricted for 80 years under data protection legislation.

Biographical / Historical

The board has had the following changes of name: Board of Geographical Studies, 1904-26; Faculty Board of Geography, 1926-31; Faculty Board of Geography and Geology, 1932-85; Faculty Board of Earth Sciences and Geography, 1985- .

Language of Materials


Immediate Source of Acquisition

Min.V.31-2 transferred to the University Archives by Professor H.C. Darby, Department of Geography, in June 1973; Min.V.45-9 by Mr W.B. Harland (as an outright gift) on 14 Mar. 1975; Min.V.64-6 from Dr C. Kelsey on 18 Nov. 1977; Min.V.158-64 by Mrs M. Harrison, Faculty of Earth Sciences and Geography, on 17 Mar. 1989; Min.V.172 by Dr W.G. Rees on 27 Apr. 1991; Min.V.196-7 by J. Hopkinson on 11 July 1994; Min.V.380-1 by Ms Amesbury on 3 Dec. 1999.


Board of Geographical Studies

Finding aid date

1997-12-22 12:37:16+00:00

Repository Details

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