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Collection Level Description: Papers of the Royal Commission on the Universities of Oxford and Cambridge

Reference: MSS. Top. Oxon. b. 104-9, c. 267
Title: Papers of the Royal Commission on the Universities of Oxford and Cambridge
Dates of Creation: 1922
Extent: 7 shelfmarks

Language of Material: English



Administrative/Biographical History

The Royal Commission on the Universities of Oxford and Cambridge.

Scope and Content

Evidence before the Royal Commission, including memoranda concerning reforms at Oxford and Cambridge, memoranda on the needs of individual faculties, societies, etc. at Oxford and Cambridge, and a typescript index of documents.

Administrative Information

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The papers were given to the Library by the secretary to the Royal Commission in 1922.

Access Conditions

Entry to read in the Library is permitted only on presentation of a valid reader's card (for admissions procedures see http://www.bodleian.ox.ac.uk/services/admissions/).

Further Information

Finding Aids

P.S. Spokes, Summary Catalogue of Manuscripts in the Bodleian Library relating to the city county and university of Oxford. Accessions from 1916 to 1962 (Oxford, 1964).

Access Points

Universities and colleges

Royal Commission on the Universities of Oxford and Cambridge

University of Cambridge

University of Oxford


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