The Albert Sloman Library
The University of Essex

University Essex Archive

Outline List

Committee Papers

Academic Planning Board/Academic Advisory Committee

Minutes and papers, 22.9.61 - 26.2.70

Council of Governors

Minutes and papers, 28.9.61 - 16.12.64

Court

Minutes and papers, 20.12.65 -

Meeting of Academic Staff

Minutes and papers, 28.3.63 - 28.9.64

Senate

Minutes and papers, 28.10.64

(General Committee of Senate:  Consultation set 7.2.68 - )

Council/Standing Committee of Council

Minutes and papers, 18.1.65 -

Development Committee

Minutes and papers, 7.2.63 -

Finance Committee

Minutes and papers, 4.1.63 -

Library Committee

Minutes, 27.11.64 - 25.2.87

Catering Committee

Minutes and papers, 20.11.67 - 13.5.82

Restaurants' Consultative Committee

Minutes and papers, 27.1.72 - 2.5.78

Social Policy Committee

Minutes and papers, 22.11.89 - 2.12.92

Student Affairs Committee (Social Policy Committee)

Minutes, 1969 - 72

Safety Committee

Minutes and papers, 7.3.75 -

Student Union Executive Committee and Council

Minutes, 1973/74 -

Student Union Finance & Services Committee

Minutes, 1997 -

University of Essex Nightline : Constitution [1993]

Convocation papers 1990 - 2000

Press Cuttings Collection, 1959 -

Foundation Papers

Box 1

University Promotion Committee : report of conference held at County Hall, Chelmsford, 29.3.60

Minutes of Essex County Council, 7.7.59; Report of the Education Committee on the proposed University of Essex, 5.4.60

First report of the Academic Planning Board to the Promotion Committee, February 1962

University of Essex Foundation Fund booklet

J. Hyams. The role of industry and Essex County Council in the foundation of the University. 1980

Box 1(a)

University of Essex.  Formation of the University Company, and Articles of Association

Correspondence 1960 - 62

Later correspondence re: Charter, 1964 - 66

Box 1(b)

Papers re: purchase of Wivenhoe Park, including agreement between Essex County Council and Charles Gooch, 15.1.62

Correspondence and plans

Correspondence with Architects' Co-partnership, 1962 - 63.  Later correspondence with architects.  Transcript of interview of Albert Sloman, 27.2.1996 re: designing the campus.

Mary Rebow : photocopies of letters written from Wivenhoe Park in 1778 and 1779.

Box 2

Foundation Fund papers of N. W. Malin

Correspondence 2.4.63 - 20.2.64

Grocers' Hall Lunch, 22.10.63

'If this country is to prosper in the world of tomorrow ...' (Statement signed by the Chancellor, the Chairman of the Council of Governors and the Vice-Chancellor, [1964])

Foundation Fund Campaign : subscription lists, 25.10.63 - 22.10.64

Foundation Fund Campaign : Executive sub-Committee papers, 23.10.63 - 17.4.64

Guide to the exhibition of the Development Plan. 1963

Foundation Fund Campaign correspondence and papers 19.11.62 - 12.8.63; 30.7.63 - 17.10.63

Boxes 2(a) and 2(b)

Foundation Fund papers

Box 2(c)

Foundation Fund correspondence

Public launch, 22.10.63

Correspondence and circulars

Box 2(d)

Appeals to potential benefactors 1966 - 73

Endowments 1963 - 71

Nuffield Foundation : Centre for Latin American Studies 1964 - 67

American Council of Learned Societies 1964 - 72

Box 2(e)

Michael Rice & Company Ltd (Carreras Lectureship) 1966 - 78

Carreras Visiting Professorship 1966

Noel Buxton Trust correspondence 1964 - 78

Box 3

The first three years : the development of the University of Essex, D.N. Bungey. Typescript and photocopy

The University of Essex impact on Colchester and the region : a preliminary report on transport and land use planning. 1965

Wivenhoe Park tree survey. 1963

Preliminary landscape report on transport and site studies. 1965

Notes and revisions made to the Development Plan, October 1963, Architects' Co-Partnership

Plans for residential accommodation (Mears Construction Ltd). 1972

Traffic study, Harris & Sutherland, 1969

Box 3(a)

Draft Charter and Statutes : correspondence with University solicitors, 1963 - 1966

Statutes and Ordinances : drafts and galley-proofs

Box 3(b)

Development plan literature, sketches and publicity, including:

J.M.McKean, University of Essex : case study, Architects' journal, 20 September 1972

Guide to the exhibition of the development plan, c. 1963

A. Rowland-Jones, Basic principles of the University of Essex development plan. Typescript, [n.d.]

P. Long, Creating a university library. The Guardian, 5 June 1964

Naming of residential towers

Box 4

Various University publicity 1963 - 64; miscellaneous publications

Box 5

Newspaper articles and special supplements 1964 - 67

Box 6

University '64 Club (Records)

Box 7

UGC Visitation, April 1966 (2 copies)

Estimates for the quinquennium 1967 - 72 (3 copies)

Estimates for the quinquennium 1972 - 77 (3 copies)

Boxes 8 - 9

Report of the Tribunal of Enquiry on the events of May 7th 1968 . . .   (6 copies)

Correspondence and comments re. the report

Box 10

Tribunal of Enquiry, 1968, Written evidence [files 1, 1(2), 1(3), 1(4), 2, 2(2), 2(3), 2(4)]

Box 11

Tribunal of Enquiry, Oral evidence (2 copies) [including one audio tape, Monday 27.5.68 (tape 3)] [files 2, 2(2), 2(3), 2(4), 2(5)]

Box 12

University of Essex Working Party on the Code of Conduct, 1968 - 69. Written evidence (items 19 - 49; 51 - 66; 77 and 78) and report.

Evidence submitted to the Senate Group on the decision-making structure of the University. 1968

Box 13

Collection of material relating to disturbances, collected by M J Sommerlad

Working Party on 'Teach-ins', 1974

Box 14

Collection of internal documents relating to the 1968 disturbances (collected by W.E. Evans, Information Officer)

Collection of press cuttings and other ephemera relating to the 1974 Sit-In (compiled by D. Trenow)

1973/74 Disturbances. Collection of press cuttings and papers (S. Cohen)

Box 14a

Collection of press cuttings relating to the 1973/74 disturbances. (Received from Ariel Crittall, 2006.)

Two legal papers (Court of Appeal; Supreme Court of Judicature, re. occupation of University administrative offices, February 1980).

Proctor's analysis of disciplinary offences, (1978-1981).

Box 15

Collection of 'Essex' ephemera, gathered by Mr. T.P. Hughes

Boxes 16 - 18

Collection of material relating to disturbances of 1968 and 1973/74, gathered by E. Rudd (3 boxes)

Box 18(a)

Papers donated by Keith Ives (former President of the Students Union) relating to events in 1968

Boxes 19 - 20

Report of the Annan Inquiry,1974 (multiple copies)

Letter from Lord Annan to Anthony Barker, 27.9.74

Box 21

Correspondence files with The Times, The Daily Telegraph, and the Press Council, 1968 - 71; correspondence file, University Quarterly news summary, 1970 - 1973; transcripts of B.B.C. programmes concerning the University, 1965 - 1977

Transcript of an interview with Dr. Rhodes Bryson, B.B.C. East 25 February 1977.

Boxes 22 - 23

University of Essex. Newsletters 1 - 284, 1965 - 1973

Boxes 24 - 26

University of Essex. Reporter 1 - 65, 1965 - 83

Box 27

University of Essex. Nexus, vols. 1 - 3, 1973 - 75

Boxes 28 - 32

University of Essex. Press statements 1 - , 1962 -

Press cuttings (Gulbenkian Foundation) 1963 - 67

Box 33

A university in the making. A. E. Sloman (4 copies). Transcripts of the 1963 Reith Lectures

The Comedia in the age of Calderón : studies in honour of Albert Sloman

Tapes of the Vice-Chancellor's broadcasts, 14.10.65 and 1979

Box 34

Presentation of honorary degrees 1968 (no text), 1971, 1973 -

Orations given at the Installation of Lord Butler, 20 May 1967

Installation of Sir Patrick Nairne as Chancellor, 13 July 1983

Installation of Lord Nolan as Chancellor, 9 July 1997

Box 34(a)

Installation of Chancellors, 20 May 1967 and 13 July 1983

Box 34(b)

Degree Congregation booklets

Box 35

Efficiency Studies Report, University of Essex, 1985

Efficiency Studies Reports, 1985 (Other universities)

Box 36

Various files from Information Officer, including correspondence re: 25th Anniversary of the University; lists of visitors, 1965-70; list of press releases, 1962-81; quarterly news summaries, 1969-73

Extracts from letters of John Dowden, 1963 - 1975

Box 37(a)

Miscellaneous: 

Furniture and equipment estimates 1966 - 68

Day Nursery 1974 - 77

Teach-In 1974

Bookshop 1964 - 76

Local government reorganisation 1971 - 72

Box 37(b)

Miscellaneous: 

Gabrielli String Quartet

Gala Nights : correspondence 1977 - 1990

Snape Maltings correspondence 1972

Electoral registration of students correspondence 1970

Box 38

Bill Tucker's newspapers cuttings 1966 - 70

Publications

University calendars 1964/65 -

University of Essex prospectus 1964/65 -

Departmental/Schools booklets re. courses

Staff handbooks, 1964 - 79

Student handbooks, 1965 -

Library guides 1964 -

Student Union handbooks 1982/83

Arts & Theatre publications 1977 - 80

Photograph collection

An extensive collection of photographs of the construction of the University, its buildings, Wivenhoe Park, and staff and students, 1963 -