Archive of the Oxford University Social History Society

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Archive of the Oxford University Social History Society

1975-1990

Abstract:
Correspondence and papers of the Oxford University Social History Society (the Local History Society until 1987).

Extent: 0.8 Linear meters, 6 physical shelfmarks
Language(s) of Material: English

Full range of shelfmarks:

MSS. Eng. c. 2696-2700, d. 2252

Organisational History

The Oxford University Social History Society was called the Local History Society until 1987.

Scope and Content

The papers include a card index of speakers and excursion leaders; correspondence and papers relating to the establishment of the Society; accounts, membership details and circulars.

Acquisition

Given to the Library by Roger Laidlaw in 1990.

Preferred Form of Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Library [followed by shelfmark, e.g. MS. Eng. d. 2252, fols. 1-2].

Corporate name(s) (NCA Rules)

Oxford University Local History Society
Oxford University Social History Society

Subject(s)

20th century
Social history
Universities and colleges -- Great Britain -- Societies
University of Oxford -- Societies, etc.

Descriptive List

Card index of speakers and excursion leaders
Date: 1976-1988
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. d. 2252
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 224 leaves

Papers
Date: 1976-1989
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. c. 2696
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 288 leaves

Scope and Content

Comprises:

Papers arranged by term, including correspondence, accounts, membership details and circulars
Date: 1982-1984
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. c. 2697
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 387 leaves

Papers arranged by term, including correspondence, accounts, membership details and circulars
Date: 1985-1987
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. c. 2698
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 268 leaves

Papers arranged by term, including correspondence, accounts, membership details and circulars
Date: 1988-1990
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. c. 2699
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 192 leaves

Papers
Date: 1975-1986
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. c. 2700
Language(s) of Material: English
Extent: 281 leaves

Scope and Content

Concerning


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