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Subject Source: UK Archival Thesaurus

Found in 8 Collections and/or Records:


Debating Society, 1924 - 1937

Reference Code: GBR/0269/DCCS/4/3
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Management Group:

Records of Classical Society, Cranworth Society, Debating Society, Doughty / Literary Society, Maitland Historical Society, Medical Society, Scientific and Danby Societies.

Dates: 1924 - 1937
Conditions Governing Access: From the Management Group: Some records series (such as minutes) are subject to closure periods for GDPR and confidentiality reasons.

Education: Universities, 1953 - 1963

Reference Code: GBR/0014/ABMS 5/15
Scope and Contents Working papers on higher education, covering subjects such as student numbers; university entrance exams, scholarships, and prizes; Oxbridge and redbrick university development and buildings; graduate careers and employment; undergraduate 'mental ill health'; leisure and reading habits of students; government grants to universities, funding, and student loans. Consists largely of press cuttings, articles, and survey data, with Abrams's notes. Includes a copy of 'Cambridge Opinion' (1959)...
Dates: 1953 - 1963
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge.

Film of student life at Churchill College, 1961 - 1964

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CCRF/151/22
Scope and Contents Includes films taken using a cine camera showing: Rag Day 1961; visit by David King's parents; rowing including Fairbairns 1962, training in 1963, and May Bumps 1963; Canon Noel Duckworth at a football match (shows Sir John Cockcroft in the background); punting. Also includes a section "around college in 1964" showing students Chris Cant (wearing green sweater), Mike Peskett. David King is the student in his room when Chris calls on him. Also includes copy of an email from David King with...
Dates: 1961 - 1964

Letter describing his first days as an undergraduate at Trinity College, 1925-10-13

Reference Code: GBR/0269/DCPP/GUTH/7/1/1
Scope and Contents He had attended the service at St Columba's and been visited by the rowing secretary, who persuaded him to try rowing. He had joined the Cambridge Union - K. Lyle, the elder brother, had introduced him - and he had also met Eric Lyle for a walk. Another friend from school - Pascall - was also at Trinity, a 'huge fellow in plus fours and a moustache.' He asks his father if he can open an account with the grocer, as the bedder has told him butter and sugar etc are more expensive from the...
Dates: 1925-10-13
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open

Memorabilia about Churchill College and Cambridge, 1967 - 1970

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CCPP/9/1
Scope and Contents Includes: flyer for Elysium, Churchill College May Ball 1969 and issue of 'East Anglian Life' with photographs of the 1969 ball (including of David Rose); kitchen/bar accounts; booklet listing College clubs in 1970, including the Photographic Society of which Rose was secretary; Cambridge Union Society term card (Easter term 1970); Cambridge Chamber of Commerce Year book; "SRC Guide" Student Representative Council publication for freshers; Rag Week programme for 1969; Cambridge Societies...
Dates: 1967 - 1970

Papers relating to the Women in Science, Engineering and Technology Initiative (WiSETI), 1993 - 2007

Reference Code: GBR/0265/UA/WiSETI
Scope and Contents WiSETI has its origins in 1993 when the University joined the Opportunity 2000 Campaign. Opportunity 2000 aimed to maximise the potential of female employees and improve their recruitment and retention prior to the start of the new millennium. WiSETI was formally created in 1999 with support from the Human Resources Division, funding from the Vice-Chancellor and oversight of an Advisory Board, to address the under-representation of women in Science, Engineering and Technology (SET)....
Dates: 1993 - 2007
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 (

Photos of Churchill College, sculptures and student life, 1990 - 2001

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CCPH/10/3
Scope and Contents Includes colour photographs of: the college buildings and grounds in all seasons (part 1); sculptures and works of art, mainly in the college grounds (part 2); and student life including study in the library and using computer workstations, supervisions (including one with Dr Findlay), graduation rehearsal in the Wolfson Hall with Dr Frank King and Peter Bullock (Head Porter), sports, and social activities including the students' summer party, floating rafts on the ponds at the front of...
Dates: 1990 - 2001