Cambridge Inter-Collegiate Christian Union: Records and Papers

Scope and Content

Minutes of the committees and meetings; accounts; records of members and speakers, including membership record cards; correspondence about meetings and speakers; files of the Mission Committee, President, Vice-President and the secretaries; and miscellaneous files concerning the constitution, the President, activities and literature, with catalogues of tape recordings, miscellaneous photographs and letters, and Basil Atkinson's memoirs.

Administrative / Biographical History

The Cambridge Inter-Collegiate Christian Union (C.I.C.C.U.) is a student society of the University of Cambridge. It was formed in 1877, and was later instrumental in the founding of the British Intervarsity Fellowship (I.V.F.).

Access Information

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

Acquisition Information

Deposited by C.I.C.C.U., 1988, 1998 and 2000.


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

Other Finding Aids

Additional Manuscripts Summary Catalogue.

Related Material

Cambridge University Library also holds papers by J.C. Pollock on the history of the C.I.C.C.U., MS.Add.8545.