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Tutor and Fellow of Merton College, 1962-2000

MS. Braun 144
Held in our offsite storage facility

Papers relating to Thomas Braun's career as Tutor and Fellow, from 1974 also Dean, of Merton College, Oxford:

  1. Folder 1: Correspondence with John Roberts, Warden of Merton College, relating to leave and absence from college, 1988-1990; correspondence relating to sabbatical leave, 1989; correspondence and forms relating to professional appraisal, 1989-1992; list of Thomas Braun's publications, 1989-1992; correspondence and drafts relating to proposed research and publications, 1985 and 1990-1993, also including lecture notes 'Slavery and Slavery Revolts', n.d. (=Res.)
  2. Folder 2: Correspondence, mostly with Robert Gildea, Senior Tutor, and Jessica Rawson, Warden of Merton College, relating to Thomas Braun's tutorial work and teaching activities, 1997-1998; sabbatical leave; re-appointment to Tutorial Fellowship 1998-1999; appointment to Senior Research Fellowship, 1999; 'Selbstverteidigung' - compilation of letters from (former) students relating to quality of tutorial work submitted by Thomas Braun to the Sub-warden of Merton College, 2000; professional appraisal, 2000; list of publications and (proposed) research, 1995-2000. Also includes lecture questionnaires with students' comments on Thomas Braun's performance as a lecturer, c. 1997; correspondence with and about students, including report forms, 1992-1999. (=Res.)
  3. Folder 3: 'Academic Life'. Participation in TV show 'University Challenge', 1980; conference 'The Golden Ages', 1998; activities as Lit. Hum. Examiner and Chairman of Examiners, 1983 and 1996; correspondence and miscellaneous papers relating to academic matters and university life, 1962-2000; notes and doodles made during tutorials, n.d. (=Res.)
  4. Folder 4: Correspondence and other papers relating to residence at Merton College (Fellows' Quad) and renting Grove House, a college property in Kybald Street, Oxford, 1984-1986 (=Res.)


  • Creation: 1962-2000


1 box (4 folders)

Language of Materials

  • From the Sub-Series: English

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MS. Braun 144

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom