File: War 1939-1945: Emergency Statutes

Scope and Content

Correspondence and papers relating to the various emergency statutes which applied to the University during wartime. Subjects covered include use of income from suspended academic posts for university general purposes; relaxation of ordinances and regulations for degrees. The emergency statutes made by the universities were according to the terms of the Chartered and other Bodies (Temporary Provisions ) Act 1939.

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