Conservative Party Archive: Swinton College

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Catalogued in EAD by Emily Tarrant, 2004


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Table of Contents

Principal, Governors and Bursar, 1953-76
Scholarships, 1956-73
Governors' and House Committee Meetings, 1949-76
Finance, 1949-77
Principal, Reports and Minutes, 1948-67
Education Committees, 1948-59
Miscellaneous, 1949-78

Swinton College, 1948-78

Papers of Swinton College, 1948-78

Shelfmarks: S 1-17

Extent: 33 shelfmarks

Organisational History

Swinton College was the third and final Conservative College.

Scope and Content

The Swinton College papers deal in the main with the administration of the college and include correspondence between the Principal and the Governors, various committee meetings, course scholarships, and copies of its published journal.

Restrictions on Access

General access conditions apply to this material.

Preferred Form of Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Library, Conservative Party Archive [followed by shelfmark, e.g. S 1/1].

Corporate names (NCA Rules)

Conservative Party | Swinton College

Subjects (LCSH)

Universities and colleges

Principal, Governors and Bursar, 1953-76

S 1/1 Correspondence between the Principal and Governors 1958-68
S 1/2 Salaries and appointment of Principal and Bursar 1953-76

Scholarships, 1956-73

S 2 Swinton Course scholarships 1956-73

Governors' and House Committee Meetings, 1949-76

S 3 Governors' and House Committee Meetings 1949-56
S 4/1 Governors' and House Committee Meetings 1955
S 4/2 Governors' and House Committee Meetings 1957-60
S 4/3 Governors' and House Committee Meetings 1958-66
S 4/4 Board of Governors: agenda and minutes 1958-66
S 5 Governors' and House Committee Meetings 1961-9
S 6/1 Governors' Meetings 1969-76
S 6/2 House Committee Meetings 1969-75

Finance, 1949-77

S 7/1 Swinton Fees 1967-73
S 7/2 Swinton Accounts and Balance Sheets 1968-76
S 7/3 Swinton Balance Sheet 1949
S 8 Finance Committee 1949-52
S 9/1 Finance Committee 1953-60
S 9/2 Finance Committee 1966-8
S 10/1 Finance Committee 1949-52
S 10/2 Finance Committee Statement 1970-6
S 11/1 Swinton Accounts 1948-67
S 11/2 Swinton Tax and Loan Account 1975-7

Principal, Reports and Minutes, 1948-67

S 12/1 Principal's File 1961-6
S 12/2 Principal's correspondence with Governing Body 1948-57
S 12/3 Reports and minutes 1963-7

Education Committees, 1948-59

S 13/1 Swinton Education Committee: Publicity Sub-Committee 1958-9
S 13/2 Advisory Committee on Policy and Political Education (ACP) 1948-52

Miscellaneous, 1949-78

S 14/1 Conservative College of South 1966-7
S 14/2 Swinton Journal 1974
S 14/3 Swinton: future arrangements 1971-5
S 15/1 Future of Swinton (vol. 1) 1976
S 15/2 Swinton: Governors and Directors 1971-8
S 16 Swinton College: winding up 1975-8
S 17 Swinton Conservative College (Conservative Colleges Ltd.) - minute book 1949-52

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