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Joseph Mitchell papers

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Mitchell (Joseph)

Scope and Contents

The collection includes biographical material, material relating to Mitchell's work in Cambridge, notebooks and research notes, lists of publications, lectures and broadcasts, information on societies and organisations, visits and conferences and correspondence.


  • 1924-1988


Conditions Governing Access

Some items are restricted at the discretion of the Keeper of Manuscripts.


146 archive box(es) (146 boxes)

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Other Finding Aids

This is an abbreviated description of the collection. For full description please see the A2A online catalogue at There is also a hard copy catalogue available in the Manuscripts Reading Room.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The papers were received in September 1987 and July and November 1988 from the estate of Professor J.S. Mitchell.
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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.