UEA Collection: Sir Arthur South

Scope and Content

Contains photocopies of correspondence, memoranda, minutes and news-cuttings, 1958-1960. Correspondence is chiefly with Bernard Storey and Gordon Tilsley, successive Town Clerks of Norwich at the time.

Administrative / Biographical History

Sir Arthur South was the Chairman of Norfolk Education Committee when steps were initiated in 1958 to campaign for the creation of a new university to be situated in East Anglia. He chaired preliminary meetings prior to the establishment of the Promotion Committee.

Conditions Governing Access

Other than where a specific access restriction is noted, the collection is open for consultation in the Archives Department during its advertised opening hours.



Conditions Governing Use

Reproductions can be supplied in hard copy or digital format subject to physical condition and the terms of deposit. A charge is made for this service. Copyright restrictions may apply and the advice of the Archives department should be sought for any use of reproductions other than personal research.

Custodial History

The contents of this sub-collection were copied, from originals held by Sir Arthur South, by Dr Michael Sanderson while researching the history of UEA.