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Subject Source: UK Archival Thesaurus

Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:


Archives of the Faculty of Classics, 1923 - 1993

Reference Code: GBR/0265/UA/CLAS
Scope and Contents

The archives cover faculty governance, award of graduate degrees and accommodation.

Dates: 1923 - 1993
Conditions Governing Access: From the Management Group: The University Archives are generally freely available to the holder of a reader's ticket for the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library, West Road, Cambridge CB3 9DR. Restrictions on access are imposed on certain categories of sensitive record: financial, governmental and personal, by order of the originating body or under data protection legislation. Access information, including opening hours and how to obtain a reader's ticket, appears as part of the Library's web site (

Richard Lionel Chambers (m. 1928), 1936-10

Reference Code: GBR/1058/COL/11/3/Chambers
Scope and Contents From the Series:

Material relating to those with a surname beginning 'C'.

Dates: 1936-10

Strategy Committee papers relating to declining numbers of Classics undergraduates, 1988 - 1993

Reference Code: GBR/0265/UA/CLAS 6/1
Scope and Contents

The papers include correspondence, lists of Classics undergraduates, with biographical information, and research supervision and student timetables.

Dates: 1988 - 1993
Conditions Governing Access: This material is closed to scholars for 80 years from the date of creation under data protection legislation.

Trinity College Notebook, c 1661-c 1665

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.3996
Scope and Contents From the Fonds:

The Portsmouth Collection is the principal collection of Isaac Newton's scientific and mathematical papers, including early drafts of the Principia, and his correspondence with Oldenburg, Halley Flamsteed and many of the other most prominent scientists of his day.

Dates: c 1661-c 1665
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Due to the fragile nature of the material access to the collection is restricted. It is available to view in the Cambridge University Digital Library at with the exception of MS.Add.4007, which is open for consultation by holders of a Reader's Ticket valid for the Manuscripts Reading Room.

Wallace Martin Lindsay: Latin Abbreviations in Early Miniscule

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.4535
Scope and Contents

The Sandars Lectures for 1910, a copy by G.W. Webb, library assistant at Cambridge University Library, 40 folios. The copy has been corrected by Professor Lindsay and signed by him at the end. The versos are blank.

Dates: 1910
Conditions Governing Access: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (