Albert Charles Chibnall: Correspondence and Papers

Scope and Content

The Chibnall collection is comprised of significant biographical material, research notes, materials related to lectures and publications, records of Chibnall's involvement in socities and organisations, material related to Chinball's work during visits and conferences, and a large quantity of Chibnall's correspondence.

Access Information

Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (

Acquisition Information

The papers were received from Professor Chibnall's widow, Dr Marjorie Chibnall FBA, in September 1991.

Other Finding Aids

A hard copy catalogue is available in the Manuscripts Reading Room. An online catalogue, created by NCUACS, is available on the National Archives website at

A catalogue of the collection can be found on ArchiveSearch.