The collection includes Hugel's diaries (1877-1924) and both incoming and outgoing correspondence with many prominent figures of Roman Catholic Modernist movement.
Papers of the Catholic Modernists: Papers of Friedrich von Hugel
Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
Friedrich Freiherr von Hugel (1852-1925).
The correspondence in the collection is arranged alphabetically and then chronologically by incoming and outgoing correspondent.
The collection is open to all bona fide researchers from higher education institutions in the United Kingdom, and to all others having reasonable need to use them. For specific regulations and opening hours contact the Library. Please note some parts of the collection may be closed, at the discretion of the Keeper of manuscripts, for preservation reasons.
Other Finding Aids
The University of St Andrews Manuscripts Database.
Conditions Governing Use
Small quantities of photocopying and photographic coping may be done for research purposes with permission of the Keeper of manuscripts.
Hugel directed that after his death his papers and library should pass to the University of St Andrews.
No further accruals are expected.