The records of the Society consist of minute books, constitutional papers, officers' papers, correspondence, accounts, membership lists, photographs, a visitors' book, newsletters, and termcards.
Records of Oxford University Newman Society
- This material is held at
- ReferenceGB 161 Dep. b. 253, c. 818-30, d. 827-36, e. 389-92
- Dates of Creation1883-1995
- Language of MaterialEnglish.
- Physical Description28 shelfmarks
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Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
Oxford University Newman Society is a Catholic student society. It was founded in 1878 as the Catholic Club but was later renamed the Newman Society in honour of John Henry Newman (1801-1890), Cardinal.
Conditions Governing Access
Entry to read in the Library is permitted only on presentation of a valid reader's card (for admissions procedures see http://www.bodleian.ox.ac.uk/specialcollections).
The records were deposited by the Secretary of the Oxford University Newman Society in 1995.
Collection level description created by Emily Tarrant, Department of Special Collections and Western Manuscripts.
Other Finding Aids
A full description is available in the Library. The description is also available online on the Society's web site (http://www.users.ox.ac.uk/~newman/".