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F.L. Clarke's writings, 1441 - 1927

 Sous-sous Fonds
Reference Code: GBR/0272/KCHR/3/1

Scope and Contents

In addition to collating and rebinding College archives, Clarke extracted prodigious quantities of information from the records to answer queries about former members, the College site, its accounts, estates, livings etc. The archives catalogued in this section (KCHR/3/1) comprise his output in those spheres of activity.


  • Creation: 1441 - 1927

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From the Fonds:

Some records contain personal information as defined under the terms of the Data Protection Act (1998) and will be reserved.

Biographical / Historical

Frederick Lanceley Clarke was employed variously as Bursar's clerk (1872-1920) and Assistant Librarian (1872-1899) at King's. During his time here and even after his retirement he interested himself greatly in the College's history and acted in effect as College archivist. The College Annual Report of 1921 reports his retirement as Bursar's Clerk, and the Annual Report of 1927 reports his death, aged 73, in July 1927.

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Physical Description



Clarke, F.L.

Finding aid date

2004-03-25 14:41:16+00:00

Repository Details

Part of the Archive Centre, King's College, Cambridge Repository

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