Bundle: College Appointments

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  • Reference
      GB 133 OCA/19/1
  • Dates of Creation
      22 Oct 1850-19 May 1870
  • Physical Description
      29 pieces items creased, grubby etc.

Scope and Content

Terms of appointment for:

  • A J Scott - Principal, 22 Oct 1850.
  • A Sandeman - professor of maths and natural philosophy [physics], 30 Nov 1850
  • J G Greenwood - professor of the languages and literature of Greece and Rome, and of ancient and modern history, 30 November 1850.
  • Edward Frankland - professor of chemistry, 4 Jan 1851
  • T. Theodores - teacher of German language, 23 Jan 1851
  • Adolph Poidevin - teacher of French language, 25 Jan 1851
  • W. G. Williamson - professor of natural history, 31 Jan 1851
  • George Mattinson - clerk and librarian, 29 Mar 1852 (clerk was the forerunner of the Registrar)
  • R. C. Christie - professor of ancient and modern history, 23 Dec 1853
  • B. W Gerland - assistant to professor of Chemistry, 6 Feb 1855.
  • R. C. Christie -professor of political economy and commercial science, 6 Feb 1855
  • Edward Frankland - agreement altering terms of engagement as professor of chemistry, 4 May 1855
  • R.C. Christie -professor of jurisprudence, 22 Jun 1855
  • Thomas Ransome - agreement appointing to value stock of chemical and apparatus,
  • Henry Roscoe - professor of chemistry, 3 Nov 1857
  • R. B. Clifton - professor of natural philosophy,1 Aug 1860
  • Charles Devis - teacher of elocution, 11 April 1861
  • C. Schorlemmer - assistant to professor of chemistry, 15 April 1861
  • R.B Clifton - renewal of engagement as professor of natural philosophy, 30 Jan 1862
  • Henry Roscoe - agreement to vary terms of engagement as professor of chemistry, 27 Nov 1863
  • Thomas Barker - professor of mathematics, 5 Oct 1865
  • William Stanley Jevons - professor of logic, mental and moral philosophy, and political economy, 1 Oct 1866
  • Indemnity agreement for lost cheques 7 May 1865
  • A. W Ward - professor of English language and literature, 1 Oct 1866
  • William Jack - professor of natural philosophy, 1 Oct 1866
  • James Bryce - professor of jurisprudence and law, 19 May 1870.
  • J H Nicholson - clerk and librarian, 31 Oct 1853 includes papers relating to a guarantee policy for Nicholson whereby he gave a security to the Trustees for proper discharge of his duties, administered by assurance companies (some of the envelopes include stamps) 21 documents