Report of the preliminary meeting, Easter Term, 1888; minute book, 1888-1896; accounts, 1888-1896; membership book, 1888 and 1890-1896; and membership book, 1889, with first annual report, 1886-1887, and prospectus, 1887-1888.
Cambridge Ethical Society: Records and Papers
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- ReferenceGB 12 MS.Add.8776
- Dates of Creation1888-1896
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Administrative / Biographical History
The society was founded in 1888, with Henry Sidgwick as President, 'to stimulate interest in ethical questions and to afford facilities for their discussion'.
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Found amongst the papers of Professor Richard Braithwaite, and presented by Professor Dorothy Emmet, 1988.
Description compiled by Robert Steiner, Department of Manuscripts and University Archives.
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