Fonds SJCR - The Records of St John's College

Identity area

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Unique identifier

GB 1859 SJCR


The Records of St John's College


  • 1507-2019 (Creation)

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Extent and medium

11 sub-fonds, paper, parchment, metal, glass, wood, textile, plastic, film and digital

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Scope and content

The institutional archives of St John’s since 1511 including statutes, registers of membership, orders and minutes of its organs of government, accounts, records of its buildings, benefactions and the administration of property.

Appraisal, destruction and scheduling


System of arrangement

The records are arranged in 'thematic' and 'departmental' sub-fonds.

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Language of material

  • English
  • Latin

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