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Educational finance

Subject Source: UK Archival Thesaurus

Found in 30 Collections and/or Records:

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Papers relating to University estimates and warrants, 1959 - 1980

Reference Code: GBR/0265/UA/GEOL 42
Scope and Contents From the Fonds:

The earliest records relate to Woodward's will, estates and the administration of his fossil collection. From the 1880s, administrative records of the burgeoning Department of Geology, its teaching, examining, and students, survive alongside papers for the lengthy project to build the Sedgwick Museum. The archives also include the papers of Professor T. McKenny Hughes, Woodwardian Professor 1873-1917.

Dates: 1959 - 1980
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Personal records are closed to scholars for 80 years under data protection legislation. Restrictions are clearly indicated in catalogue entries.

Records relating to the Adams Prize, 1849 - 1897

Reference Code: GBR/0265/UA/Obsy M.2
Scope and Contents From the Fonds:

The archives comprise the records of internal governance, finance, building and equipment development and astronomical observation, together with several small assortments of personal papers of individuals associated with the University Observatory, its sister and successor bodies, such as G.B. Airy, H.F. Newall and R.O. Redman.

Dates: 1849 - 1897
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 (

Remarks . . . On the several points adverted to in Lord Palmerston's letter to the Chancellor of the University, dated December 12, 1853, 1854-01-17

Reference Code: GBR/0268/CCCC02/P/3 2
Scope and Contents

The heads covered are: I. the constitution of the University (no comment); II. University extension and college expenses; III. Restrictions attaching to rellowships and scholarships; IV. Regulations with regard to fellowships; V. Application of college funds to university purposes; VI. Aid required for carrying out measures of improvement.

Dates: 1854-01-17

Signed minutes of the meetings of the Finance and General Purposes Committee, 1928 - 1945

Reference Code: GBR/0265/UA/BEMS 7
Scope and Contents From the Fonds:

The archives comprise the full range of institutional operational records, together with the personal papers of several individuals - James Stuart, Helen C. Colman, Richard G. Moulton, D.H.S. Cranage and G.F. Hickson - closely associated with the organisation.

Dates: 1928 - 1945
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: BEMS 56 may only be consulted with the permission of the Director of the Institute of Continuing Education. Across the archive, personal records are closed to scholars for 80 years from the date of creation under data protection legislation. Specific restrictions, if any, are indicated within each catalogue entry.

Two copies of notarial extract from will leaving £150 to CCC, after his wife's decease, to purchase freehold lands to support exhibitions for 2 poor scholars and a bachelor exhibition., 1700-05-24

Reference Code: GBR/0268/CCCC09/22/9, 9a
Scope and Contents

The poor scholars are to be, for preference, the chapel clerk and the janitor, are to receive 1s a week and are to exhibit Hebrew exercises to the Hebrew Lecturer once a quarter; the Bachelor exhibition is worth 50s a year and is to help a poor scholar, skillful in the Hebrew language to take his degree of B.A.
Annotated: Wherewith the lands at Stow Quoy were purchased rented at £4 per annum.

Dates: 1700-05-24
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