Cambridge University Italian Society: Records and Papers

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Accounts, correspondence and information about membership and events.

Administrative / Biographical History

The society's activities included regular meetings; film-showings; talks on arts, architecture, history, literature and music; language courses; newsletters; formal dinners; pasta and spaghetti evenings; excursions to London to see ballets, concerts, operas and plays; wine-tasting evenings; and Italian cooking lessons.

Conditions Governing Access

Open for consultation by holders of a Reader's Ticket valid for the Manuscripts Reading Room.

Acquisition Information

Presented by J. de la Hunty, 1986.

Note

Description compiled by Robert Steiner, Department of Manuscripts and University Archives.

Other Finding Aids

Additional Manuscripts Summary Catalogue.

Geographical Names