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Image of Archive of the month: The Cricket Pavilion

Archive of the month: The Cricket Pavilion

Certainly the most striking building in the College grounds, the cricket pavilion has been providing shelter to cricketers and spectators...
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Archive of the month: "My first term at Cambridge, 1828”

A recent deposit made to the College Archives, the personal account book of student William Wallace, provides a fascinating insight...
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Archive of the month: "Low Wench" or "Suffering Child"?

Included within the personal papers of William French, Master of Jesus 1820-1849 , are numerous letters marked as ‘private’. Some...
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Cambridge Railway lecture to feature College archive material

Nineteenth Century plans from the College archives are just some of the never before published images that will form part...
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Image of Archive of the month: Jesus College Christmas Cards

Archive of the month: Jesus College Christmas Cards

Along with decorating Christmas trees, attending carol services and enjoying mince pies, sending and receiving Christmas cards is one of...
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Watch the inaugural Lisa Jardine lecture

Watch the inaugural Lisa Jardine Lecture - delivered by College alum and author of The Silk Roads, Professor Peter Frankopan
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Remembering Ralph Sampson

A century on from his death, we'd like to hear from family members of a Cambridge-based staff member killed in action in November 1917.
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Image of Archive of the month: Sir Thomas Knyvet and the Gunpowder Plot

Archive of the month: Sir Thomas Knyvet and the Gunpowder Plot

This weekend saw fireworks and bonfire night events taking place across the country, commemorating the foiling of the Gunpowder Plot...
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Image of October 2017 - The origins of West Court

October 2017 - The origins of West Court

This month saw the official opening of West Court. Acquired by the College from the Methodist Church in 2014, the...
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Image of Archive of the month: “a spectacular and disturbing year” – the 1930s diaries of Richard Sutton

Archive of the month: “a spectacular and disturbing year” – the 1930s diaries of Richard Sutton

This month saw the completion of the cataloguing of Jesuan Richard Sutton’s diaries by Archives volunteer Jake Johnson. Richard Herbert...
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