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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


4 shelfmarks

Language of Materials

  • English

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. GB 0161 Dep. b. 251].
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GB 0161 Dep. b. 251, c. 782-783, e. 382

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 6997

Biographical / Historical

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

Other Finding Aids

A full description is available in the Library.

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, d. 781-789, 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
Emily Tarrant
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Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom