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Papers of Oxford University Clubs


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This collection contains papers of Oxford University clubs, consisting of:

  1. Oxford University and College Servants' Rowing Club, 1882-1955, including minutes, accounts, collector's book and notebook containing details of race winners;
  2. Oxford University Association Football Club, 1889-1941, including minutes, register and annals book;
  3. Oxford College Servants' Society minute book, 1889-1901;
  4. and loose papers found in the above, 1930-1958.


  • Creation: 1882-1958


0.50 Linear metres (10 boxes)

Language of Materials

  • English

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. Dep. d. 819 (fols. 1-2)].

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Full range of shelfmarks:

Dep. d. 819-825, e. 386-388

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 13713


Papers of the Oxford University and College Servants' Rowing Club. Oxford University Association Football Club. and the Oxford College Servants' Society

Biographical / Historical

The Oxford University and College Servants' Rowing Club (est. 1850), Oxford University Association Football Club (est. 1872), and Oxford College Servants' Society (dates unknown) were societies for employees and students of the University of Oxford and its constituent colleges.

Custodial History

The papers were found at All Souls College. With the exception of Dep. e 386-387, all were part of the estate of D.J. Wenden, fellow of All Souls.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The papers were deposited in the Library in 1992 and 1994.

Related Materials

Additional papers relating to the Oxford University and College Servants' Rowing Club are held by the Archives of Magdalen College, Oxford, and the Oxfordshire History Centres.

Papers of Oxford University Clubs
Collection Level Description by Emily Tarrant. EAD version 2021 by Simon Mackley.
EAD version 2021
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Script of description

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom