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Papers on the Cambridge University Association, 1882 - 1927

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 7/250

Scope and Contents

Notice of meeting of the Provisional Organizing Committee, 1899.

List of members of the Provisional Organizing Committee, 1899.

Report of the meeting of the Provisional Organizing Committee, 1899.

List of original members of the Cambridge University Association, 1899.

Undated list of the benefactors to the University.

List of original members, 1900.

Statement of the needs of the University, in three booklets, 1900.

Notice of the King becoming patron of the Cambridge University Association, 1902.

Correspondence and printed papers concerning the Adams Prize, 1927.

Paper to the electors of the Lowndean Professor from H.H. Turner stating his qualifications for the chair, 1892.

Paper asking for funds to obtain an English lectureship at Cambridge, 1894.

Sheepshanks's Exhibition examination questions, 1891, 1894 and 1897.

Paper on the financial condition of the University of Cambridge, 1897.

Paper appealing for the support of the Senate in recognising St Edmund's House as a public hostel, 1898.

Paper proposing a department of agriculture for the University of Cambridge, 1899.

Paper setting out the ideals of the Cambridge Appointments Association, 1899.

Paper announcing the formation of a University Free Trade Association, 1905.

Paper announcing the aims of the University Free Trade Association, 1905.

Paper regarding the representation of the University of Cambridge in Parliament, 1905.

Papers and a picture concerning a memorial of Sir William Cavendish, 1907.

Provisional programme from the University of Cambridge for the Darwin commemoration, 1909.

Booklet of the speeches delivered at the banquet of the Darwin celebration, 1909.

Papers regarding the new regulations proposed for the mathematical tripos, 1906-1907.

Papers regarding the admission of women to degrees in the University of Cambridge, including a report on the Degrees for Women Syndicate, 1895-1897.

General correspondence with members of the Cambridge University Association, 1882-1906.

Appeal on behalf of the University Library at Cambridge, 1905.

Papers connected with the Trinity College Dinner, including an invitation card and a picture of Henry VIII, 1907.

Notice of the jubilee of Sir G.G. Stokes as Lucasian Professor of Mathematics, 1899.

Letter requesting subscriptions for a bust of Sir G.G. Stokes, 1897.

Invitations to dinner and to meet Sir G.G. Stokes at Pembroke College, 1899.

Agenda of the events to celebrate Sir G.G. Stokes' jubilee, 1899.

Plan of tables for the dinner, 1899.

Commemoration of benefactors to the College of the Holy and Undivided Trinity in the University of Cambridge.

Notices of the Annual Commemoration of the Benefactors, 1894, 1899, 1900, 1907 and 1908. For 1907 there is a booklet containing the menu and a seating list.


  • Creation: 1882 - 1927


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Language of Materials


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Finding aid date

2006-03-30 10:51:47+00:00

Includes index.

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