Document Book

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 133 OCA/7/2/49
  • Dates of Creation
      1 May 1869-3 Nov 1870
  • Physical Description
      1 leather bound volume some staining on covers

Scope and Content

Copy letter book containing manuscript copies of documents and correspondence pertaining of the Extension. Mostly copies of correspondence between Alfred Waterhouse and College officers concerning the new building, including schedules of accommodation (pp.1-25), and the progress of legislation for reforming the College. correspondence relating to the Owens College Extension Act (pp. 101-125),amalgamation with RMSM ( pp.142-48); proposed department of geology and mining (pp. 149-152), arrangement for transfer of responsibility of Trustees to Governors of Owens College, pp. 169-181. (includes inserts).