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Green: The Papers of William Charles Green

Reference Code: GBR/0272/WCG

Scope and Contents

These letters, newspaper cuttings, transcriptions, artwork and mementoes were created or collected by WCG and his family.


  • 1800 - 1982


Biographical / Historical

William Charles Green (c. 1833-1914) came up to King's in 1851. He was the first Member of the College obliged to enter for a Tripos. He got a 2nd in the Mathematics Tripos and a 1st in the Classics in 1855.


1 archive box(es) (1 box) : paper, photographic print and other materials

Language of Materials


Former / Other Reference

Misc. 70

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Transferred from Professor D. Coleman in 1982. Owned by Mr. Grist?

Related Materials

WCG's 'Memories of Eton and King's' is held in the local studies section of the King's College library: NW K JH GRE.


These papers were recatalogued in 2007.

Date information

DateText: Dates have been estimated.


Green, William Charles (1833-1914)

2004-02-10 13:44:19+00:00
Language of description
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Repository Details

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

King's College
Cambridge CB2 1ST United Kingdom
+44 (0)1223 331444

The UK Archival Thesaurus has been integrated with our catalogue, thanks to Kings College London and the AIM25 project for their support with this.