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Papers of the Oxford Canning Club


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The collection consists of correspondence, term cards, papers, photogrographs, and a card index of members.


  • [c.1940]-1990


0.44 Linear metres (4 boxes)

Language of Materials

  • English
  • Latin

Conditions Governing Access

Material less than 50 years old is closed at the request of the Canning Club.

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. Dep. b. 251, fols. 1-2].
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Full range of shelfmarks:

Dep. b. 251; Dep. c. 782-783; Dep. e. 382

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 6997


Papers of the Oxford Canning Club

Biographical / Historical

The Oxford Canning Club, a university club to promote and discuss Tory principles, was founded in 1861.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The papers were deposited in the Library in 1990.

Related Materials

See also the Records of the Oxford Canning Club (Dep. c. 724-730, Dep. d. 781-789, Dep. e. 334-335). For further correspondence relating to the annual dinner of the Oxford Canning and Chatham Clubs, 1870-1954, and Canning Club committee accounts, 1883-1951, see MSS. Top. Oxon. c. 666-667, d. 733.
Papers of the Oxford Canning Club
Collection Level Description by Emily Tarrant; EAD version 2022 by Marion Lowman
EAD version 2022
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Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom