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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

William Whewell: printed notices by and relating to the University of Cambridge, two tax certificates, and drafts of notices and reports

Papers believed to have been gathered by William Whewell, with his drafts and notes on some papers, and one bearing marks of having been mailed to him. These papers consist of over 100 printed notices dated from 1845-1854, the bulk of which are dated 1853-1854. The notices concern graces offered to the University of Cambridge Senate, as well as notices to members of the university concerning tradesmen, lectures, prizes, clerk elections, and a visit by Prince Albert. These are accompanied by 23 miscellaneous reports and petitions concerning topics before the University of Cambridge Senate, or relating to Trinity College; two property and income tax certificates, made upon the University of Cambridge in February 1843, and are accompanied by four printed items bearing revisions in Whewell's hand, and five sheets of drafts in Whewell's hand.

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

William Whewell: papers relating to the College Statutes and the University Commission, the rights of Assize judges and lectures on mineralogy

Three groups of material previously assigned letter classifications [by Isaac Todhunter?] as follows:
Items 1-22: "X" College Statutes and University Commission
Items 23-33: "Y" [Assize] Judges
Item 34: "Z" Mineralogy lectures

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

William Whewell: papers relating to society memberships, the Royal Commission, Trinity College chapel, the Edinburgh chair, the Poll Course examination and the establishment of the Moral & Natural Sciences tripos

Five groups of material previously assigned letter classifications [by Isaac Todhunter?] as follows:
Items 1-20: 'VI' Bundle of papers on Royal Society &c.
Items 21-31: 'VII' Preliminary to Royal Commission and consequent proceedings up to issue of Commission
Items 32-51: 'VIII' Letters to Seniors (Chapel) [and the Edinburgh chair]
Items 52-74: 'IX' Poll Course Examinations &c.
Items 75-92: 'X' Papers connected with establishment of the Moral & Natural Science tripos

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

William Whewell: papers relating to royal visits

The papers relate to the visits to Cambridge by Queen Victoria and Prince Albert in 1843 and 1847, primarily the latter, when Prince Albert was installed as Chancellor of Cambridge University.

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: 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: papers relating to Cambridge University government bills, Barrow's statue, moral philosophy, the Fitzwilliam controversy, the Lowndean chair and the Cambridge meeting of the British Association

Six groups of material previously assigned letter classifications [by Isaac Todhunter?] as follows:
Items 1-36: "I" Papers &c. concerning Cambridge University Bills
Items 37-45: "II" Statue of Barrow in Trinity Chapel
Items 46-63: "III" Moral Philosophy
Items 64-88a: "IIIA" Fitzwilliam Controversy
Items 89-93: "IV" Lowndean Professorship
Items 94-143: "V" British Association, Cambridge

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

William Whewell: notes on mineralogy

Notes, drafts of writings, printed tables and a receipt, all relating to mineralogy. Includes a draft of "Introduction (to Syllabus of Mineralogy)", "On the Classification of Crystalline Forms"; a printed broadsheet, 'A Table of Chemical Equivalents and Notation, by W. T. Brande', and a receipt for mineral specimens bought from I. Deck, Practical Chemist and Mineralogist.

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

William Whewell: miscellaneous letters, diaries, Vice-Chancellor's cash book, writings, Robert Leslie Ellis notebooks, and a collection of franks

These boxes of miscellaneous papers includes six travel diaries kept by Whewell, two notebooks kept by Robert Leslie Ellis, and a cash book kept by Whewell as Vice-Chancellor from Nov. 1842 to Nov. 1843. The other letters are a miscellaneous grouping and include some letters written by Whewell. The franks are part of a larger collection gathered by Cordelia Whewell, which may be found at Add.MS.a.77/5-125 and 273-323. Her autograph collection is housed as Add.MS.c.65-66.

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

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