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Papers of Eileen Power and Michael Postan

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.8961

Scope and Contents

Power's papers includes material on EEP's time at Girton, research notes, lecture notes, papers on broadcasts and index cards. Postan's papers includes research material and correspondence and papers. Abbreviations: EEP: Eileen Power MMP: Michael Postan CRP: Lady Cynthia Postan


  • Creation: 1920-1940


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35 archive box(es) (35 boxes)

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

The papers were presented to Cambridge Unversity Library by Lady Cynthia Postan in 1983, with a second deposit, and a list of the material, in 1997

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