University of Hull Convocation Calendars and postcards

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Three printed Convocation Calendars from the 1960s and four postcards from 1954

Administrative / Biographical History

On 13 May 1954 a Royal Charter was granted and the University of Hull became a separate institution with the right to award its own degrees. Lord Middleton was installed as the University of Hull's first Chancellor in July 1955.

Conditions Governing Access

Access will be granted to any accredited reader

Custodial History

Donated by Patricia McKenna (nee Johnson) in November 2004

Related Material

Items relating to the Installation of Lord Middleton as the University of Hull's first Chancellor in July 1955 [Ref U DX244]

Miscellaneous items relating to the University of Hull [Ref U DX210] including two postcards from the 1940s