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Braithwaite: The Papers of Richard Bevan Braithwaite

Reference Code: GBR/0272/RBB

Scope and Contents

The collection includes manuscripts and typescripts of notes and lectures, an album of cuttings of early published articles, typescript pieces, and some letters received from journal editors.


  • 1919-04-25 - 1984-11-08


Conditions Governing Use

For further information regarding copyright in the published and unpublished writings of Richard Bevan Braithwaite, please contact the Archivist.

Biographical / Historical

Richard Bevan Braithwaite was admitted to King's College, Cambridge in 1919, gaining a BA in 1923 and an MA in 1926. He was a Fellow of King's College, Cambridge from 1924 to 1990. He was appointed Cambridge University Lecturer in Moral Sciences in 1928.


14 envelope(s) : paper

1 volume(s)

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Other Finding Aids

A full catalogues is available in hard copy in the Archive Centre

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Except as noted, the papers were given by Lewis Braithwaite in 1998.


For biographical details of Richard Bevan Braithwaite, see: 'Annual Report of the Council, King's College, Cambridge' Oct. 1990. A copy is available in the Archive Centre.

Date information

DateText: 1900-1984; 2004.


Braithwaite, Richard Bevan (1900-90), philosopher

2001-07-27 10:50:28+00:00
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Repository Details

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

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