Items relating to the Installation of Lord Middleton

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Items relating to the Installation of Lord Middleton as the University of Hull's first Chancellor in July 1955

Administrative / Biographical History

On 13 May 1954 a Royal Charter was granted and the University of Hull became a separate institution with the right to award its own degrees. Lord Middleton was installed as the University of Hull's first Chancellor in July 1955.

Conditions Governing Access

Access will be granted to any accredited reader

Custodial History

Donated by SB Hainsworth, via the Vice-Chancellor Professor David Dilks in October 1995

Related Material

See also U DX210/2-3 for further copies and some additional material relating to the installation of Lord Middleton