File: Chair of Social Anthropology (Gluckman)

Scope and Content

Correspondence and papers regarding the selection of a professor of social anthropology. Max Gluckman (1911-1975) was appointed to the post in 1949, the first holder of the chair. The post had been originally a readership, although it was converted to a full chair during the selection process.

Former reference: 96

Related Material

See also VCA/7/404, 548 and 549.