MC:P233/2/C1 Scrapbooks containing Correspondence with Herbert Warren (President 1885-1928)
Printed paper (25 pages) of an address given by Herbert Warren on June 7th, 1885, titled College Unity. This copy of the address belonged to Edward Chapman. Found in MC:P233/2/C1/3.
Printed copy (27 pages) of an address given by Herbert Warren on June 12th, 1887, titled College Progress. It is signed ‘To E Chapman with T. H. W.’s kind regards’. Found in MC:P233/2/C1/3.
MC:P233/2/C1/3 1894-1930 (bound 1961-1968)
Bound volume of letters, mostly from Herbert Warren covering several topics, listed below. The subject matter is listed according to the date(s) of the correspondence. Unless specified the letters are between Herbert Warren and R. Gunther.
1 cartoon based on J. M. Barrie’s Peter Pan unknown
Family and personal matters passim
Natural Science matters including those relating to students and that of the Natural Science Demyships This includes 2 letters from Ernest William Ainley-Walker (1871-1955, Fellow of University College) regarding joint Demyships in Natural Science (1912).
passim particularly 1911-1918
Tutorial Board matters and other College business passim
R. Gunther’s academic work and joint papers passim
Daubeny Laboratory, the conditions of Charles Daubeny’s will and Daubeny’s writings. passim
Letters to and regarding Edward Chapman 1885-1912
Tubney Wood 1911, 1913
College architecture/physical fabric 1901
1913 (Oxford Magazine excerpt)
Botanic Garden [See too MC:P233/2/MS5/4] 1917-1918
Re-election as a Tutor and as a Fellow, the terms of his Fellowship, his pension, and his removal from rooms in the Daubeny Laboratory. [see too MC:P233/2/MS5/4] 1920, 1923-1924, 1927
First World War memorial [See too MC:P233/2/MS5/4] 1920-1921
Gunther’s librarianship of the College 1920-1923
Issues regarding Albert Gunther’s tuition fees [See too MC:P233/2/MS5/4] 1922-1923
R. Gunther’s application for the post of Radcliffe Librarian 1924
The Old Ashmolean and the Lewis Evans Collection (the top floor of the former housed the latter collection of scientific instruments between 1926-1935, and R. Gunther was the curator). 1924-1925
MC:P233/2/C1/4 March 16th, 1918
1 page letter from Robert Gunther to Herbert Warren (President 1885-1928) relating to the election of younger fellows. See also MC:P233/2/C5/3, Folio 28.
MC:P233/2/C1/5 February 28th, 1923
1 page letter from Thomas Herbert Warren (President 1885-1928) to Robert Gunther, subject unspecified.
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