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William Whewell letters received: Digby to Froude

The fourth of fifteen boxes of primarily incoming correspondence (Add.MS.a.200-214), arranged roughly A-Z by correspondent. Letters from James David Forbes are housed in the next box, Add.MS.a.204.

Whewell, William (1794–1866), college head and writer on the history and philosophy of science

William Whewell letters received: James David Forbes

The fifth of fifteen boxes of primarily incoming correspondence (Add.MS.a.200-214), arranged roughly A-Z by correspondent. This box contains letters from James David Forbes, a bit out of alphabetical sequence, coming as it does after a box of letters incoming from Digby to Froude.

Whewell, William (1794–1866), college head and writer on the history and philosophy of science

William Whewell letters received: L

The ninth of fifteen boxes of primarily incoming correspondence (Add.MS.a.200-214), arranged roughly A-Z by correspondent.

Whewell, William (1794–1866), college head and writer on the history and philosophy of science

William Whewell letters received: Gage to Harris

The sixth of fifteen boxes of primarily incoming correspondence (Add.MS.a.200-214), arranged roughly A-Z by correspondent. Letters from Julius Charles Hare are housed in Add.Ms.a.206.

Whewell, William (1794–1866), college head and writer on the history and philosophy of science

William Whewell letters received: N-P

The eleventh of fifteen boxes of primarily incoming correspondence (Add.MS.a.200-214), arranged roughly A-Z by correspondent.

Whewell, William (1794–1866), college head and writer on the history and philosophy of science

William Whewell: papers relating to classics lectures, examinations, Prince Albert's election as Chancellor, and the union of the sees of St Asaph and Bangor

Five groups of material previously assigned letter classifications [by Isaac Todhunter?] as follows:
Item 1: "K" Books...1812.
Items 2-6: "L" Examinations 1867-1868
Item 7: "M" V.C. [Vice-Chancellor] 5 Nov. 1855
Items 8-75: "N" Letters & Papers about Prince Albert's election as Chancellor
Items 76-89: "O" Dioceses of St. Asaph & Bangor [these are items tipped in to a bound volume]

Whewell, William (1794–1866), college head and writer on the history and philosophy of science

William Whewell: letters relating to visitorial powers of the Bishop of Ely, the Duke of Devonshire, the Prince of Wales, the renovation of the Master's Lodge, and Whewell's trip to Spain to view the eclipse; letters from the Airys, and miscellaneous printed material

Six groups of material previously assigned letter classifications [by Isaac Todhunter?] as follows:
Items 1-8: "R" Correspondence on Visitorial Powers of Bishop of Ely
Items 9-21: "S" Airy to Lady Affleck & Dr William Whewell
Items 22-25: "T" Tides, Sermons &c.
Items 26-32: "U" Introductions to persons in Spain at the Eclipse visit
Items 33-45: "V" Letters about the Prince of Wales & Duke of Devonshire
Items 46-58: "W" Correspondence about Restoration of the Lodge

Whewell, William (1794–1866), college head and writer on the history and philosophy of science

William Whewell: papers relating to museum pictures, variations on the prayer book and botanical gardens

Five groups of material previously assigned letter classifications [by Isaac Todhunter?] as follows:
Items 1-18: "XVIII" Museum Pictures etc.
Items 19-22: "XIX" Variations in the Prayer Book
Items 23-49: "XX" Botanic Gardens &c.
Items 50-51: "XXI" Murdoch [a miscellany]
Items 52-55: "XXII" Todhunter notebooks labelled 1794-1832, 1833-1846, 1847-1860, 1861-1866

Whewell, William (1794–1866), college head and writer on the history and philosophy of science

William Whewell: letters to Commissioners and Fellows, papers relating to monuments to Hare, Macaulay and Sedgwick, bust of Tennyson, university studies prior to 1848 and international law

Eight groups of material previously assigned letter classifications [by Isaac Todhunter?] as follows:
Items 1-8: 'XI' Letters to Commissioners & Fellows
Items 9-18: 'XII' Statue of Macaulay, Bust of Hare, and Picture of Professor Sedgwick
Items 19-35: 'XIII' Divinity
Items 36-48: 'XIV' Bust of Tennyson
Items 49-64: 'XV' University studies prior to 1848
Items 65-92: 'XVI' International Law
Items 93-94: not assigned
Items 95-121: 'XVII' Miscellaneous letters

Whewell, William (1794–1866), college head and writer on the history and philosophy of science

William Whewell: Vice Chancellor's book 1842-1843, papers relating to Great St Mary's Church, letters on Francis Bacon statue, miscellaneous letters, verses, translations, papers relating to the parliamentary elections, the mathematical tripos and the Wrangham prize

Ten groups of material previously assigned letter classifications [by Isaac Todhunter?] as follows:
"XXIII" Vice-Chancellorship: Items 1-8
"XXIV" Great St Mary's Church: Items 9-19
"XXV" Letters on the Bacon statue: Items 20-22
"XXVI" William Buckland letters: Items 23-40
"XXVII" Captain de Bachelli letters: Items 41-45
"XXVIII" Letters from P. O'Callaghan, J. Rowley & Gabrielle Littrow: Items 46-51
"XXIX" Miscellaneous verses, translations, etc.: Items 52-56
"XXX" Parliamentary Elections: Items 57-73
"XXXI" Mathematical Tripos: Items 74-79
"XXXII" Wrangham Prize: Items 80-88

Whewell, William (1794–1866), college head and writer on the history and philosophy of science

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