File: Department of French

Scope and Content

Correspondence and papers relating to the Department of French, 1934-1950. Mostly routine matters relating to staff and students, including study abroad. There is also material relating to the work of the British Institute in Paris during the war years (when it relocated to London).

The file also contains papers relating to Professor L. E. Kastner's superannuation arrangements following his retirement as professor of French in 1933.

Former reference: 52

Related Material

See also VCA/7/405. Appointments to chairs in this period are covered in VCA/7/473.