University of Sussex

Scope and Content

Consists of:

- two letters to Helena Normanton (one from Lord Hailsham) thanking her for interest in project

- typescript report 'Education Committee for the County Borough of Brighton University College of Sussex' Feb 1956

- receipt for contribution by Helena Normanton towards cost of proposed University of Sussex

- programme for 'Congregation for the installation of the Chancellor The Rt Hon The Viscount Monckton of Brenchley and Conferment of Honorary Degrees' The University of Sussex, 11 Jun 1963

Press cuttings:

- 'Plan for £1 million University of Sussex.' from 'The Evening News' dated 1 Mar 1956

- 'Peer QC Bishop praise Brighton's University plan' from 'Brighton and Hove Herald' dated 7 Jul 1956

- 'University in Sussex' from 'The Times Educational Supplement' dated 13 Jul 1956

- 'New university of Sussex is already a legend' from 'Brighton and Hove Herald' 2 Nov 1963