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Subject Source: UK Archival Thesaurus

Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:


Bateson and Punnett Notebooks, 1898-1950

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.10161/1
Scope and Contents * This is an interim catalogue description. This series, Bateson and Punnett notebooks, has been catalogued only to 1910 (55 notebooks) as part of the Bateson Digitisation Project on CUDL.*A set of laboratory notebooks recording experiments by William Bateson and Reginald Punnett on a range of different experimental organisms, both plant and animal. Two major series of notebooks contain records of poultry breeding and sweet pea crosses, but there are also notebooks recording...
Dates: 1898-1950
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: 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 (

"General Correspondence 2009", 2009-01-22 - 2009-12-10

Reference Code: GBR/0014/KLUG 2/3/26
Scope and Contents

Printed emails to AK. Subjects include: Arpad Pusztai and potatoes; Robley Williams; visits; election to Microscopy Society of America; Rosalind Franklin; Godfey Hounsfield; and article reviews. Also includes articles not by AK; a published booklet annotated by AK on Computerized Transverse Axial Tomography and a transcript of a Witness Seminar.

Dates: 2009-01-22 - 2009-12-10
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge.

Minutes and papers of the Special Board for Biology and Geology (from 1926, part of the Faculty Board of Biology 'A'), successor and subordinate bodies, 1882 - 1996

Reference Code: GBR/0265/UA/Min.V.1-6 etc
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Management Group:

Minutes of Boards of Studies, from 1926 known as Faculty Boards, may cover governance, appointments, budgets, curriculum development, examining and accommodation.

Dates: 1882 - 1996
Conditions Governing Access: From the Management Group: The University Archives are generally freely available to the holder of a reader's ticket for the Department of Archives and Modern Manuscripts, 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 (

Papers relating to Charles Chamberlain Hurst (1870-1947) and the Hurst Collection of letters on Genetics, 1895-1947, at the University Library (Ms.Add.7955), 1922 - 1980

Reference Code: GBR/0265/UA/BG 54
Scope and Contents

Include photograph of Hurst, 1922, papers by Hurst on roses and genetics, 1927-8, correspondence relating to the transfer of the Hurst Collection in 1974 and 1976 and its contents.

Dates: 1922 - 1980
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Among the archives of the Botanic Garden, personal records are closed to scholars for 80 years from the date of creation under data protection legislation. Restrictions are clearly indicated in catalogue entries.

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