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Subject Source: UK Archival Thesaurus

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University letters, 1453 - 1910

Reference Code: GBR/0265/UA/Lett.
Scope and Contents

University letters were exchanged with the Crown, ministers of state and dignitaries. They covered a wide range of subjects, including the University's rights and privileges, internal governance, religious observance and legal disputes. Also included in this category are letters of royal patronage, or 'mandates', for the award of degrees and offices and, in lesser quantity, formal orations delivered on celebratory occasions.

Dates: 1453 - 1910