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KING'S COLLEGE LONDON: Secretary's in-correspondence

KA/IC/L1-92

Secretary’s in-correspondence from correspondents with surnames or on topics beginning with the letter L, 1828-1915, 1953. This sub-series also contains letters regarding the College Libraries and correspondence from the Bishops of London.


KA/IC/L1

1828

Secretary’s in-correspondence: Letters to the Secretary of King’s College London from correspondents with surnames or topics beginning with the letter L

Manuscript letters to the Secretary of King’s College London from John Lane enclosing a donation from the Goldsmiths Company for the proposed College; Joseph Lowe regarding his statistical work for the College Library (later appointed the first Professor of the Principles and Practice of Commerce).

6pp


KA/IC/L2

[1828]

Secretary’s in-correspondence: Letters to the Secretary of King’s College London from correspondents with surnames or topics beginning with the letter L

A rough draft of the regulations of the College Library.

2pp


KA/IC/L3

1829, 1953 Dec 10-1953 Dec 31

Secretary’s in-correspondence: Letters to the Secretary of King’s College London from correspondents with surnames or topics beginning with the letter L

Manuscript letters to the Secretary of King’s College London including James Lane supporting the compensation claim of his landlady, Mrs Henderson, as the College planned to demolish her home, No. 1 Strand Lane (see KA/IC/H2); Sir James Langham withdrawing his name from the list of subscribers to the College as Life Governors could be appointed by virtue of their office even though they were not members of the Church of England; the successful application of Joseph Lowe for the Chair of Principles and practice of Commerce. Also includes typescript correspondence regarding the donation of a letter by Lowe from the University of London Library, 1953.

17pp


KA/IC/L4

1830

Secretary’s in-correspondence: Letters to the Secretary of King’s College London from correspondents with surnames or topics beginning with the letter L

Manuscript letters to the Secretary of King’s College London including Sir James Langham refusing to pay for his share due to the religious and moral views of the Governors of the College.

10pp


KA/IC/L5

1831

Secretary’s in-correspondence: Letters to the Secretary of King’s College London from correspondents with surnames or topics beginning with the letter L

Manuscript letters to the Secretary of King’s College London including Joseph Lowe, Professor of Principles and Practice of Commerce, accepting his appointment and regarding the formation of his course; Charles Lyell (1797-1875), Professor of Geology, requesting funds to purchase specimens for his course. Also includes papers regarding land tax due for the houses demolished on the Strand to construct the entrance to the College.

22pp


KA/IC/L6

1832

Secretary’s in-correspondence: Letters to the Secretary of King’s College London from correspondents with surnames or topics beginning with the letter L

Manuscript letters to the Secretary of King’s College London including Dr John Lidderdale presenting the College with the diseased uterus of Mrs Titcombe, one of his patients, also describing the details of the case; the House of Lords presenting a collection of the Parliamentary Rolls and the journals of the House of Lords to the College Library; Joseph Lowe, Professor of Principles and Practice of Commerce, requesting permission to limit his duties at the College to spend more time the Official Assignee of Bankruptcy.

13pp


KA/IC/L7

1833 Oct 5

Secretary’s in-correspondence: Letters to the Secretary of King’s College London from correspondents with surnames or topics beginning with the letter L

Printed issue of London Medical Gazette No. 1 (5 October 1833), including the ‘Introductory lecture on the opening of the Medical session at King’s College, given by Dr. Watson (possibly Sir Thomas Watson, Professor of Forensic Medicine).

1 item


KA/IC/L8

1833

Secretary’s in-correspondence: Letters to the Secretary of King’s College London from correspondents with surnames or topics beginning with the letter L

Manuscript letters to the Secretary of King’s College London including Christopher Leo presenting his Hebrew Lexicon to the College Library; Samuel J Lilley refusing to pay for the full amount of his subscription to the College due to the Duke of Wellington’s support of Catholic emancipation; Charles Lyell (1797-1875), Professor of Geology, informing the College what collections he had purchased for his course and his later resignation.

18pp


KA/IC/L9

1833

Secretary’s in-correspondence: Letters to the Secretary of King’s College London from correspondents with surnames or topics beginning with the letter L

Printed report London General Institution or Free Hospital for the Gratuitous Cure of Malignant Diseases, No. 16 Grenville Street, Hatton Gardens (Royal Free Hospital) with manuscript notes.

1 item


KA/IC/L10

1834

Secretary’s in-correspondence: Letters to the Secretary of King’s College London from correspondents with surnames or topics beginning with the letter L

Manuscript letters to the Secretary of King’s College London including Mr & Mrs Laing requesting permission to take in boarders; James Leary, steward of the Duke of Norfolk, forwarding a complaint from residents of Surrey Street about the noise coming from King’s College School playground; Dr Litchfield presenting medical text to the College Library and requesting permission to take in boarders.

16pp


KA/IC/L11

1835-1837

Secretary’s in-correspondence: Letters to the Secretary of King’s College London from correspondents with surnames or topics beginning with the letter L

Manuscript letters to the Secretary of King’s College London including Lieutenant-Colonel Thomas Frederick Colby (1784-1852), surveyor, presenting the College with a copy of his ordnance survey map of County Leitrim; John Linbird regarding books of music bought by Henry Bevington, the organist; the London Marble and Stone Company regarding a memorial tablet for Joseph Anstice (1808-1836), former professor of Classical Literature. Also includes a list of fees to be returned to perpetual Law students.

1 bundle


KA/IC/L12

1838 Dec

Secretary’s in-correspondence: Letters to the Secretary of King’s College London from correspondents with surnames or topics beginning with the letter L

Manuscript report sent to the Secretary of King’s College London regarding books missing from the College Library and those still in the possession of students.

1pp


KA/IC/L13

1838 Jun 22 - 1838 Jul 14

Secretary’s in-correspondence: Letters to the Secretary of King’s College London from correspondents with surnames or topics beginning with the letter L

Manuscript letters to the Secretary of King’s College London regarding the resignation of Henry Latter, Demonstrator of Anatomy, including copies of letters regarding his appointment and dispute with Richard Partridge (1805-1873), Professor of Anatomy.

11pp


KA/IC/L14

1838-1839

Secretary’s in-correspondence: Letters to the Secretary of King’s College London from correspondents with surnames or topics beginning with the letter L

Manuscript letters and printed papers sent to the Secretary of King’s College London including the London Assurance Society regarding the College’s fire insurance; S Netherthorpe Day of Lambeth Water Works giving permission to students to visit the works; John Lindley (1799-1865) of the Horticultural Society, asking the College to recommend suitable students studying botany and chemistry for the post of Superintendent of the Botanical Gardens in Ceylon (Sri Lanka); John Lonsdale (1788-1867), Principal, regarding the resignation of John Philips (1800-1874), Professor of Geology and the misconduct of John Gleeson, night watchman; Charles Blomfield (1786-1857), Bishop of London, regarding the reasons for dismissal of James Rennie (1787-1867), Professor of Natural History. Also includes papers regarding the College Library; letters from the University of London.

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KA/IC/L15

1840-1841

Secretary’s in-correspondence: Letters to the Secretary of King’s College London from correspondents with surnames or topics beginning with the letter L

Manuscript letters and printed papers sent to the Secretary of King’s College London including D E De Lara offering to teach the history of Spanish dramatic literature at the College; the London Assurance Society regarding the College’s fire insurance; Mrs Locker listing the books she was returning to the College on behalf of her son. Also includes letters from the University of London; a statement of fees received by the Library.

1 bundle


KA/IC/L16

1842-1843

Secretary’s in-correspondence: Letters to the Secretary of King’s College London from correspondents with surnames or topics beginning with the letter L

Manuscript letters and printed papers sent to the Secretary of King’s College London including the successful application of Alfred Peter Lovekin for the Worsley scholarship (founded by Major General Sir Henry Worsley (1768-1841), army officer in the East India Company in 1834, to fund the education of missionaries to India); Col Leake requesting permission to borrow Malay manuscripts from the Marsden Library collections for the use of Edouard Dulaurier (1807-1881), Professor of Living Oriental Languages at the Royal School of Paris; the resignation of John Lonsdale (1788-1867), Principal; Sophia Lonsdale, wife of John Lonsdale, requesting a list of furniture belong to the College in the Principal’s residence.

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KA/IC/L17

1844

Secretary’s in-correspondence: Letters to the Secretary of King’s College London from correspondents with surnames or topics beginning with the letter L

Manuscript letters and printed papers sent to the Secretary of King’s College London including receipts of books bought for the College Library by Benjamin Fellows, bookseller.

1 bundle


KA/IC/L18

1845

Secretary’s in-correspondence: Letters to the Secretary of King’s College London from correspondents with surnames or topics beginning with the letter L

Manuscript letters to the Secretary of King’s College London including Charles Blomfield (1786-1857), Bishop of London, regarding the proposed new accommodation for medical students.

1 bundle


KA/IC/L19

1846

Secretary’s in-correspondence: Letters to the Secretary of King’s College London from correspondents with surnames or topics beginning with the letter L

Manuscript letters to the Secretary of King’s College London.

1 bundle


KA/IC/L20

1839-1847

Secretary’s in-correspondence: Letters to the Secretary of King’s College London from correspondents with surnames or topics beginning with the letter L

Printed papers regarding the successful application of Robert Lott for the Chair of Spanish Language and Literature 1847, consisting of testimonials, 1842, Nov 2; and a booklet Questions adapted to the rules and observations in the grammatical exercises of Luis Josef Antonio McHenry by Robert Lott, 1839.

1pp and 1 item


KA/IC/L21

1848

Secretary’s in-correspondence: Letters to the Secretary of King’s College London from correspondents with surnames or topics beginning with the letter L

Manuscript letters to the Secretary of King’s College London including Orsi and Armani advertising their ‘patent Metallic Lava’ flooring. Also includes a petition from members of the General Literature Department proposing changes to the library including the purchase of more useful books and allowing students to borrow books from the Library.

1 bundle


KA/IC/L22

1848 Mar 14-1848 May 4

Secretary’s in-correspondence: Letters to the Secretary of King’s College London from correspondents with surnames or topics beginning with the letter L

Manuscript letters to the Secretary of King’s College London from Robert Lott, Professor of Spanish Language and Literature.

4pp


KA/IC/L22

1849

Secretary’s in-correspondence: Letters to the Secretary of King’s College London from correspondents with surnames or topics beginning with the letter L

Manuscript letters to the Secretary of King’s College London regarding the successful application of James White La Jeune for the post of Writing and Second Arithmetical Master at King’s College School, including samples of his handwriting.

1 bundle


KA/IC/L23

1849

Secretary’s in-correspondence: Letters to the Secretary of King’s College London from correspondents with surnames or topics beginning with the letter L

Manuscript letters to the Secretary of King’s College London including James White La Jeune accepting the post of the Master of Writing and Second Arithmetical Master at King’s College School.

1 bundle


KA/IC/L24

1850

Secretary’s in-correspondence: Letters to the Secretary of King’s College London from correspondents with surnames or topics beginning with the letter L

Manuscript letters to the Secretary of King’s College London including the resignation of Robert Lott, Professor of Spanish Language and Literature. Also includes letters regarding the possible donation of a collection of coins and medals collected by Philip Hammersley Leathes, antiquarian [see Leathes collection - K/PP119].

7pp


KA/IC/L25

1850

Secretary’s in-correspondence: Letters to the Secretary of King’s College London from correspondents with surnames or topics beginning with the letter L

Manuscript letters to the Secretary of King’s College London.

1 bundle


KA/IC/L26

1851

Secretary’s in-correspondence: Letters to the Secretary of King’s College London from correspondents with surnames or topics beginning with the letter L

Manuscript letters to the Secretary of King’s College London including applications for the Chair of Law.

1 bundle


KA/IC/L27

1852

Secretary’s in-correspondence: Letters to the Secretary of King’s College London from correspondents with surnames or topics beginning with the letter L

Manuscript letters to the Secretary of King’s College London including the unsuccessful application of Auguste Frederic Lendy (1826-1889), army officer and military tutor, for the Chair of Military Science.

1 bundle


KA/IC/L28

1853

Secretary’s in-correspondence: Letters to the Secretary of King’s College London from correspondents with surnames or topics beginning with the letter L

Manuscript letters to the Secretary of King’s College London including Leone Levi (1821-1888), jurist, political economist, and statistician, requesting the College begin a permanent course on banking after the success of his short course of lectures at the College; John Lonsdale (1788-1867), Bishop of Lichfield, regarding a special Council meeting to discuss the dismissal of Frederick Dennison Maurice (1805-1872), Professor of English Literature and Modern History.

1 bundle


KA/IC/L29

1854

Secretary’s in-correspondence: Letters to the Secretary of King’s College London from correspondents with surnames or topics beginning with the letter L

Manuscript letters to the Secretary of King’s College London including the Leone Levi (1821-1888), external lecturer at the College of Commerce, regarding his syllabus and requesting he be appointed Professor despite not being a member of the Church of England; Rees Lewis, (clerk in the Secretary’s Office), regarding the College Calendars.

1 bundle


KA/IC/L30

1855

Secretary’s in-correspondence: Letters to the Secretary of King’s College London from correspondents with surnames or topics beginning with the letter L

Manuscript letters to the Secretary of King’s College London from Leone Levi (1821-1888), jurist, lecturer at the College on Commerce, made the Professor of Principles and Practice of Commerce in October 1855.

9pp


KA/IC/L31

1855

Secretary’s in-correspondence: Letters to the Secretary of King’s College London from correspondents with surnames or topics beginning with the letter L

Manuscript letters to the Secretary of King’s College London including Lucas Brothers, builders, regarding the construction of a partition door on a corridor in the Strand building, including elevation plan of the door. Also includes a printed report of the St. Mary-le-Strand Royal Commission of the Patriotic Fund.

1 bundle


KA/IC/L32

1856

Secretary’s in-correspondence: Letters to the Secretary of King’s College London from correspondents with surnames or topics beginning with the letter L

Manuscript letters and printed papers sent to the Secretary of King’s College London.

1 bundle


KA/IC/L33

1857

Secretary’s in-correspondence: Letters to the Secretary of King’s College London from correspondents with surnames or topics beginning with the letter L

Manuscript letters to the Secretary of King’s College London including William Leach requesting the use of a room for the meetings of the Commission for the Affairs of India; James Linnegar, builder, enclosing estimates for building work at the College, including the new Photographic Department.

1 bundle


KA/IC/L34

1858

Secretary’s in-correspondence: Letters to the Secretary of King’s College London from correspondents with surnames or topics beginning with the letter L

Manuscript letters to the Secretary of King’s College London including James White La Jeune, Writing and Second Arithmetical Master at King’s College School, regarding his wages; Rees Lewis, (clerk in the Secretary’s Office), thanking College Council for appointing him the Medical Librarian.

1 bundle


KA/IC/L35

1858 Sep 1 - 1858 Dec 4

Secretary’s in-correspondence: Letters to the Secretary of King’s College London from correspondents with surnames or topics beginning with the letter L

Manuscript letters to the Secretary of King’s College London from Gottlieb Wilhelm Leitner (1840-1899) proposing the College form a Chair of Turkish Language due to the rising importance of the Middle East, (appointed the first Professor of Arabic Language and Literature in 1861).

3pp


KA/IC/L36

1858

Secretary’s in-correspondence: Letters to the Secretary of King’s College London from correspondents with surnames or topics beginning with the letter L

Manuscript letters to the Secretary of King’s College London including John Lamb, Assistant Librarian, thanking the College for appointing him the Librarian; Leone Levi (1821-1888), Professor of the Principles and Practice of Commerce, regarding his evening classes; John Graham Lough (1798-1876), sculptor, informing the College that his completed clay bust of ‘poor Dr Boyle’ was ready for their inspection.

5pp


KA/IC/L37

1862

Secretary’s in-correspondence: Letters to the Secretary of King’s College London from correspondents with surnames or topics beginning with the letter L

Manuscript letters to the Secretary of King’s College London, including Gottlieb Wilhelm Leitner (1840-1899), Professor of Arabic Language and Literature, regarding the development of the Oriental Department and the resignation of Samuel Slater, Professor of Hindustani, and requesting permission to take in boarders.

1 bundle


KA/IC/L38

1861 Apr 5 - 1862 Oct 5

Secretary’s in-correspondence: Letters to the Secretary of King’s College London from correspondents with surnames or topics beginning with the letter L

Manuscript letters to the Secretary of King’s College London regarding the successful application of Stanley Leathes (1830-1900) for Lectureship of Hebrew and Rabbinical Literature and the Lectureship of Divinity, 1862, including testimonials from Henry Parr Hamilton (1794-1880), Dean of Salisbury; George Elwes Corrie (1793-1885), Master of Jesus College, Cambridge; Edward Hayes Plumptre (1821-1891), Professor of Pastoral Theology; John James Stewart Perowne (1823-1904), Lecturer in Divinity (see KA/IC/P42).

8pp


KA/IC/L39

1862 Feb 21-1862 May 12

Secretary’s in-correspondence: Letters to the Secretary of King’s College London from correspondents with surnames or topics beginning with the letter L

Manuscript letters to the Secretary of King’s College London from Leone Levi (1821-1888), Professor of Principles and Practice of Commerce, including a list of his students’ examination results.

5pp


KA/IC/L40

1863

Secretary’s in-correspondence: Letters to the Secretary of King’s College London from correspondents with surnames or topics beginning with the letter L

Manuscript letters to the Secretary of King’s College London including Gottlieb Wilhelm Leitner (1840-1899), Professor of Arabic Language and Literature, reporting to College Council on the progress of the Oriental Department, including the ill health of James Ballantyne (1813-1864), Professor of Sanscrit Language and Literature, the progress of the staff in his Department; James Gylby Lonsdale (1816-1892) Professor of Classical Literature, thanking the College Council for his appointment; John Lyon, Secretary of King’s College Hospital, stating his reasons for resigning.

1 bundle


KA/IC/L41

1863 Dec 1 - 1863 Dec 11

Secretary’s in-correspondence: Letters to the Secretary of King’s College London from correspondents with surnames or topics beginning with the letter L

Manuscript letters to the Secretary of King’s College London regarding the application of Stanley Leathes (1830-1900), Lecturer of Divinity and Hebrew and Rabbinical Literature, for the Chair of Hebrew and the Exegesis of the Old Testament, including testimonials from George Elwes Corrie (1793-1885), Master of Jesus College, Cambridge; Osmond Fisher (1817-1914), Church of England clergyman and geologist; William Aldis Wright (1831-1914), Librarian at Trinity College Cambridge; Charles Spread Townsend, Lecturer of Classical Literature.

9pp


KA/IC/L42

1862 17 Nov - 1863 Feb 13

Secretary’s in-correspondence: Letters to the Secretary of King’s College London from correspondents with surnames or topics beginning with the letter L

Manuscript letters to the Secretary of King’s College London regarding the application of James Gylby Lonsdale (1816-1892) for the Chair of Classical Literature and Censor, including testimonials from Henry Montagu Butler (1833-1918); Arthur Penrhyn Stanley (1815-1881); George Rawlinson (1812-1902), historian and Church of England clergyman; Robert Gandell (1818-1887), orientalist and biblical scholar; Richard Shilleto (1809-1876), classical scholar; John Hothersall Pinder (1794-1868).

20pp


KA/IC/L43

1864

Secretary’s in-correspondence: Letters to the Secretary of King’s College London from correspondents with surnames or topics beginning with the letter L

Manuscript letters and printed papers sent to the Secretary of King’s College London including C La Jeune regarding the death of James White La Jeune, Writing and Second Arithmetical Master at King’s College School; Gottlieb Wilhelm Leitner (1840-1899), Professor of Arabic language and Literature, on content of the courses for Indian Civil Service applicants.

1 bundle


KA/IC/L44

1865

Secretary’s in-correspondence: Letters to the Secretary of King’s College London from correspondents with surnames or topics beginning with the letter L

Manuscript letters to the Secretary of King’s College London.

1 bundle


KA/IC/L45

1866

Secretary’s in-correspondence: Letters to the Secretary of King’s College London from correspondents with surnames or topics beginning with the letter L

Manuscript letters to the Secretary of King’s College London including John Lamb, Librarian, complaining about the poor state of the College’s drains; Joseph Wilson Lowry (1803-1879), engraver, enquiring if the College wished to purchase his prints after sending samples to Thomas Bradley, Professor of Geometrical drawing.

1 bundle


KA/IC/L46

1867

Secretary’s in-correspondence: Letters to the Secretary of King’s College London from correspondents with surnames or topics beginning with the letter L

Manuscript letters and printed papers sent to the Secretary of King’s College London including Leone Levi (1821-1888), Professor of the Principles and Practice of Commerce, requesting permission to hold a series of lectures on labour and wages for working class men at the College at the requesting of the British Association (Levi was Honorary Secretary of the Metric Committee of the British Association); John Glyby Lonsdale (1816-1892), Professor of Classical Literature, thanking College Council for proposing to erect a memorial tablet in the Chapel in memory of his father, John Lonsdale (1788-1867), Principal.

1 bundle


KA/IC/L47

1868

Secretary’s in-correspondence: Letters to the Secretary of King’s College London from correspondents with surnames or topics beginning with the letter L

Manuscript letters and printed papers sent to the Secretary of King’s College London including John Lamb, Librarian, informing College Council of the reorganization of the Library; Gottlieb Wilhelm Leitner (1840-1899), Principal of the Government College at Lahore, India and former Professor of Arabic Language and Literature, regarding the Indian Secretary of State and the Oriental section of the College; F J Lyall requesting financial support from the College for ‘the Derbyshire monument of Bishop Lonsdale’, (John Lonsdale (1788-1867), Bishop of Litchfield and former Principal).

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KA/IC/L48

1869

Secretary’s in-correspondence: Letters to the Secretary of King’s College London from correspondents with surnames or topics beginning with the letter L

Manuscript letters to the Secretary of King’s College London including the London Stereoscopic and Photographic Company, requesting payment for three slides which were broken in a set loaned to the College; John Glyby Lonsdale (1816-1892), Professor of Classical Literature, resigning from his evening class duties.

1 bundle


KA/IC/L49

1870

Secretary’s in-correspondence: Letters to the Secretary of King’s College London from correspondents with surnames or topics beginning with the letter L

Manuscript letters to the Secretary of King’s College London including Gottlieb Wilhelm Leitner (1840-1899), former Professor of Arabic Language and Literature, proposing the formation of the ‘Leitner prize’ for essays on messianic prophecies; the resignation of John Glyby Lonsdale (1816-1892), Professor of Classical Literature (1816-1892).

1 bundle


KA/IC/L50

1871

Secretary’s in-correspondence: Letters to the Secretary of King’s College London from correspondents with surnames or topics beginning with the letter L

Manuscript letters to the Secretary of King’s College London including John Glyby Lonsdale (1816-1892), former Professor of Classical Literature, informing the College of the illness of Walter Noel Hartley (1846-1913), Demonstrator of Chemistry. Also includes a copy of the printed report of the directors of the London and North Western Railway.

1 bundle


KA/IC/L51

1871 Nov 9-1871 Dec 6

Secretary’s in-correspondence: Letters to the Secretary of King’s College London from correspondents with surnames or topics beginning with the letter L

Manuscript letters to the Secretary of King’s College London from Wiggs and Oliver, surveyors, regarding the ‘Lambeth Scheme’: a proposed conversion of Lollards tower and the other water towers at Lambeth Palace into accommodation for King’s student and staff, including architect’s plans of conversion (see KA/IC/B58).

6pp


KA/IC/L52

1872

Secretary’s in-correspondence: Letters to the Secretary of King’s College London from correspondents with surnames or topics beginning with the letter L

Manuscript letters and printed papers sent to the Secretary of King’s College London including Leone Levi (1821-1888), Professor of the Principles and Practice of Commerce, on the formation of the Gilbart Lecturers on Banking, including a list of results of the examination; Gottlieb Wilhelm Leitner (1840-1899), former Professor of Arabic Language and Literature on the Leitner Prize and his disappointment about the failure of the College’s Oriental Department; H K Lewis enclosing a list of the medical publications of the New Sydenham Society; William Benham supporting the successful application of William Francis Gustavus Larcher for the post of Assistant Master at King’s College School. Also includes a diagram of the seating arrangements at a College luncheon.

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KA/IC/L53

1873

Secretary’s in-correspondence: Letters to the Secretary of King’s College London from correspondents with surnames or topics beginning with the letter L

Manuscript letters and printed papers sent to the Secretary of King’s College London including C A Leigh informing the College of the resignation of George Kettliby Rickards (1812-1889), member of College Council.

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KA/IC/L54

1874

Secretary’s in-correspondence: Letters to the Secretary of King’s College London from correspondents with surnames or topics beginning with the letter L

Manuscript letters to the Secretary of King’s College London including James Lawrence, gate porter, requesting an extension of his wages; Leone Levi (1821-1888), Professor of the Principles and Practice of Commerce, requesting the use of a room to give a lecture to the Committee of the Working Men’s Club and Institute Union, enclosing an advertisement for the lecture; H K Lewis of the New Sydenham Society, enclosing a list of their medical publications; J T Lister on the foundation of Klausenburg University, Netherlands; Joseph Norman Lockyer (1836-1920) requesting information on the teaching of science in the College on behalf of the Royal Commission on Scientific Instruction and the Advancement of Science.

1 bundle


KA/IC/L55

1874 Feb 21-1874 Dec 11

Secretary’s in-correspondence: Letters to the Secretary of King’s College London from correspondents with surnames or topics beginning with the letter L

Manuscript letters in English and French to the Secretary of King’s College London regarding the successful application of Charles Felix Lonquet (1839-1903), journalist and son-in-law of Karl Marx, for the post of Assistant French Master of King’s College School.

9pp


KA/IC/L56

1875

Secretary’s in-correspondence: Letters to the Secretary of King’s College London from correspondents with surnames or topics beginning with the letter L

Manuscript letters and printed papers sent to the Secretary of King’s College London including Gottlieb Wilhelm Leitner (1840-1899), former Professor of Arabic Language and Literature, on the donation of his collections to the ‘Indian Museum’ and the Indian Civil Service Commission; Leone Levi (1821-1888), Professor of the Principles and Practice of Commerce, requesting the use of a room in the College for his lectures to working men; G Lombard requesting the use of the large theatre for a meeting of the Civil Service Rifle Volunteers; Alfred Louder, Principal of Middleton School, Bognor, supporting the successful application of Edward Brand Scallon, for the post of Assistant Master of King’s College School.

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KA/IC/L57

1876

Secretary’s in-correspondence: Letters to the Secretary of King’s College London from correspondents with surnames or topics beginning with the letter L

Manuscript letters to the Secretary of King’s College London including Leone Levi (1821-1888), Professor of the Principles and Practice of Commerce, requesting the use of a room in the College for his lectures to the Working Men’s Club and Institute Union; Sir Godfrey Lushington (1832-1907), on behalf of the Secretary of State, regarding the registration of the College’s Physiology Laboratory. Also includes the printed annual report of the London and North Western Railway.

1 bundle


KA/IC/L58

1877

Secretary’s in-correspondence: Letters to the Secretary of King’s College London from correspondents with surnames or topics beginning with the letter L

Manuscript letters to the Secretary of King’s College London including C H Lake requesting the use of a room for meetings of the Society for the Development of the Science of Education, including a report of the Society; Leone Levi (1821-1888), Professor of the Principles and Practice of Commerce, requesting the use of a room in the College for his lectures to the Working Men’s Club and Institute Union; Sir Joseph Lister (1827-1912) accepting the Chair of Clinical Surgery. Also includes a petition to College Council calling the College to provide education for women.

1 bundle


KA/IC/L59

1877 Jan 20 - 1877 Feb 10

Secretary’s in-correspondence: Letters to the Secretary of King’s College London from correspondents with surnames or topics beginning with the letter L

Printed papers regarding a lecture by Leone Levi (1821-1888), Professor of Principles and Practice of Commerce, on ‘Work and Wages’ held at the College for the Working Men’s Club and Union Institute, including tickets, an examination registration form, a programme of the lecturers and the results of the examinations.

3pp and 3 items


KA/IC/L60

1878

Secretary’s in-correspondence: Letters to the Secretary of King’s College London from correspondents with surnames or topics beginning with the letter L

Manuscript letters to the Secretary of King’s College London including Joseph Lister (1827-1912), Professor of Surgery, requesting the appointment of John Stewart as his House Surgeon. Also includes the printed annual accounts of the London North Western Railway.

1 bundle


KA/IC/L61

1879

Secretary’s in-correspondence: Letters to the Secretary of King’s College London from correspondents with surnames or topics beginning with the letter L

Manuscript letters to the Secretary of King’s College London including C H Lake of the Education Society requesting use of a room in the College for a meeting of the Society, including the annual report of the Society. Also includes the printed annual accounts of the London North Western Railway.

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KA/IC/L62

1880

Secretary’s in-correspondence: Letters to the Secretary of King’s College London from correspondents with surnames or topics beginning with the letter L

Manuscript letters to the Secretary of King’s College London including Stephen M Leake, student, complaining about the conduct of John Lennard, gate porter; Gottlieb Wilhelm Leitner (1840-1899), former Professor of Arabic Language and Literature, on the ‘Leitner prize’ for essays on messianic prophesies; H Lewis of the New Sydenham Society, enclosing a list of the Society’s medical publications; the resignation of Charles Felix Longuet (1839-1903), Assistant French Master of King’s College School. Also includes the printed report of the London and North Western Railway.


KA/IC/L63

1881

Secretary’s in-correspondence: Letters to the Secretary of King’s College London from correspondents with surnames or topics beginning with the letter L

Manuscript letters to the Secretary of King’s College London including C Austen Leigh, member of College Council, giving his opinion on the proposed changes to the College Charter; the resignation of John Lennard, gate porter; Sir Joseph Lister (1827-1912), Professor of Clinical Surgery, recommending the appointment of William John Penny (1857-1904) as Sambrooke Surgical Registrar; John Jackson (1811-1885), Bishop of London, offering his full support to the higher education of women at the College. Also includes the printed annual report of the London and North Western Railway.

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KA/IC/L64

1882

Secretary’s in-correspondence: Letters to the Secretary of King’s College London from correspondents with surnames or topics beginning with the letter L

Manuscript letters to the Secretary of King’s College London including Gottlieb Wilhelm Leitner (1840-1899), former Professor of Arabic Language and Literature, on his work as the Principal of the Government College at Lahore, India, including an issue of The Government gazette, Punjab and its dependencies No. 42 (1882 Oct); Percy G Lewis, student, complaining about the poor quality of the sherry provided by the College. Also includes the printed annual report of the London North Western Railway.

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KA/IC/L65

1883

Secretary’s in-correspondence: Letters to the Secretary of King’s College London from correspondents with surnames or topics beginning with the letter L

Manuscript letters to the Secretary of King’s College London including the unsuccessful application of Stanley Leathes (1830-1900), Professor of Hebrew and the Exegesis of the Old Testament, for the post of Principal; H Courtney Luck proposing a College Debating Society. Also includes the printed annual reports of the London North Western Railway and the Landore Siemens Steel Company Limited.

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KA/IC/L66

1880-1883 May 25

Secretary’s in-correspondence: Letters to the Secretary of King’s College London from correspondents with surnames or topics beginning with the letter L

Manuscript letters and printed papers sent to the Secretary of King’s College London regarding the successful application of Sidney James Mark Low (1857-1932) for the Lectureship of Modern History.

2pp and 1 item


KA/IC/L67

1884

Secretary’s in-correspondence: Letters to the Secretary of King’s College London from correspondents with surnames or topics beginning with the letter L

Manuscript letters to the Secretary of King’s College London including Lewis E Lewis, Assistant Organist in the College Chapel, on the condition of the organ. Also includes the printed annual report of the London North Western Railway.

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KA/IC/L68

1885

Secretary’s in-correspondence: Letters to the Secretary of King’s College London from correspondents with surnames or topics beginning with the letter L

Manuscript and printed papers sent to the Secretary of King’s College London including the annual report of the London North Western Railway.

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KA/IC/L69

1885 Feb 17-1885 May 23

Secretary’s in-correspondence: Letters to the Secretary of King’s College London from correspondents with surnames or topics beginning with the letter L

Manuscript letters and papers sent to the Secretary of King’s College London from Gottlieb Wilhelm Leitner (1840-1899), former Professor of Arabic Language and Literature, regarding his work as the Principal of the Punjab University, Lahore, (formerly the Government College), with a manuscript copy of ‘the National Anthem in Urdu and Persian as circulated in Rawalpindi’.

9pp


KA/IC/L70

1885 6 Jul

Secretary’s in-correspondence: Letters to the Secretary of King’s College London from correspondents with surnames or topics beginning with the letter L

Manuscript letters to the Secretary of King’s College London regarding the successful application of John Knox Laughton (1830-1915) for the Chair of Modern History, including testimonials from Sir Edward Gennys Fanshawe (1814-1906), naval officer; Thomas Archer Hirst (1830-1892), mathematician; Thomas John Main (1818-1885), mathematician; Brooke Lambert (1834-1901), social reformer and Church of England clergyman; and Henry Reeve (1813-1895), translator and magazine editor.

16pp


KA/IC/L71

[1886]

Secretary’s in-correspondence: Letters to the Secretary of King’s College London from correspondents with surnames or topics beginning with the letter L

Typescript letters to the Secretary of King’s College London regarding the application of J Robert Langley for an unknown position at the King’s College School.

6pp


KA/IC/L72

1886 May

Secretary’s in-correspondence: Letters to the Secretary of King’s College London from correspondents with surnames or topics beginning with the letter L

Manuscript essays submitted for the Leitner prize (established by Gottlieb Wilhelm Leitner (1840-1899), former Professor of Arabic Language and Literature, and awarded annually for an essay on messianic prophecies) by William Blurton, H G Downes, and Frederick Richard Brookes (the recipient of the Prize).

3 items


KA/IC/L73

1886

Secretary’s in-correspondence: Letters to the Secretary of King’s College London from correspondents with surnames or topics beginning with the letter L

Manuscript letters to the Secretary of King’s College London including John Knox Laughton (1830-1915), Professor of Modern History, on the proposals to end the post of Lecturer of Modern History; Leone Levi (1821-1888), Professor of the Principles and Practice of Commerce, asking the College to promote his lectures more and regarding his course of lectures on International Law; Francis James Lloyd, Agriculture Lecturer in the Evening Class Department, informing College Council of the unpopularity of his course; the resignation of Sidney James Mark Low (1857-1932), Lecturer of Modern History; Lumleys, estate agents, on the College’s purchase of 13 Kensington Square, (later the King’s College Ladies Department). Also includes the printed annual report of the London North Western Railway.

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KA/IC/L74

1887

Secretary’s in-correspondence: Letters to the Secretary of King’s College London from correspondents with surnames or topics beginning with the letter L

Manuscript letters to the Secretary of King’s College London including Carlton J Lambert introducing two Chinese students to the College; Sir John Henry Lefroy (1817-1890) resigning his seat on College Council; Gottlieb Wilhelm Leitner (1840-1899), former Professor of Arabic Language and Literature, proposing alterations to the Leitner Prize; Leone Levi (1821-1888), Professor of the Principles and Practice of Commerce, requesting that his evening classes timetable be reduced. Also includes the printed annual report of the London North Western Railway.

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KA/IC/L75

1888

Secretary’s in-correspondence: Letters to the Secretary of King’s College London from correspondents with surnames or topics beginning with the letter L

Manuscript letters to the Secretary of King’s College London including the resignation of Leone Levi (1821-1888), Professor of the Principles and Practice of Commerce; the London Chamber of Commerce informing the College of the results of a conference on commercial education; the London Electric Supply Corporation Limited, connecting the College to their electrical supply.

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KA/IC/L76

1889

Secretary’s in-correspondence: Letters to the Secretary of King’s College London from correspondents with surnames or topics beginning with the letter L

Manuscript letters to the Secretary of King’s College London including H R Ladell regarding the London International College; the resignation of John Lamb, Librarian; Raymond Mortimer Latham, Assistant Master of King’s College School, regarding his wages; Algernon W Lyons complaining about the bad light in the entrance hall after a collision with a student. Also includes the printed annual reports of the London North Western Railway and Landore Siemens Steel Company Ltd.

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KA/IC/L77

1890

Secretary’s in-correspondence: Letters to the Secretary of King’s College London from correspondents with surnames or topics beginning with the letter L

Manuscript letters to the Secretary of King’s College London including W J Last of the South Kensington Museums requesting the College provide copies of models from the George III Museum; the London Chamber of Commerce requesting information on the Evening Class Department. Also includes applications for the post of Librarian and the printed annual report of the Landore Siemens Steel Company Ltd.

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KA/IC/L78

1890 Jul 7 -1890 Jul 11

Secretary’s in-correspondence: Letters to the Secretary of King’s College London from correspondents with surnames or topics beginning with the letter L

Manuscript and typescript letters to the Secretary of King’s College London regarding the successful application of Victor Gustave Plarr (1863-1929) for the post of College Librarian, including testimonials from George Charles Winter Warr (1845-1901), Professor of Classical Literature and Edward Williams Byron Nicholson (1849-1912), librarian.

10pp


KA/IC/L79

1889 Mar 2 -1914 Jun 30

Secretary’s in-correspondence: Letters to the Secretary of King’s College London from correspondents with surnames or topics beginning with the letter L

Manuscript and typescript papers regarding the College libraries, including a report by Fossey John Cobb Hearnshaw (1869-1946), Professor of Medieval History regarding the creation of a library in the History Department, including letters regarding the purchase, donations and sale of books and a list of books needed for the School of Chinese.

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KA/IC/L80

1891

Secretary’s in-correspondence: Letters to the Secretary of King’s College London from correspondents with surnames or topics beginning with the letter L

Manuscript letters and printed papers to the Secretary of King’s College London including the Law Fire Office, regarding changes in the College’s insurance policy after the installation of the electric lights; Lady Siemens regarding the dedication of the William Siemens Laboratory. Also includes the report of the London and Blackwall Railway Company.

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KA/IC/L81

1891

Secretary’s in-correspondence: Letters to the Secretary of King’s College London from correspondents with surnames or topics beginning with the letter L

Manuscript and typescript applications for the Chair of Logic (later Mental and Moral Philosophy) sent to the Secretary of King’s College London.

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KA/IC/L82

1892

Secretary’s in-correspondence: Letters to the Secretary of King’s College London from correspondents with surnames or topics beginning with the letter L

Manuscript letters to the Secretary of King’s College London including Joseph Lister (1827-1912), Professor of Surgery on his retirement; J G Lamb informing College Council of the death of his father, John Lamb, College Librarian; Lord Mayor of London enclosing a letter from William Arnold Burgess, Assistant Master of King’s College School soliciting support from the Mayor against his dismissal from the School.

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KA/IC/L83

1893

Secretary’s in-correspondence: Letters to the Secretary of King’s College London from correspondents with surnames or topics beginning with the letter L

Manuscript, typescript and printed papers sent to the Secretary of King’s College London including the Law Land Company Limited, informing College Council about complaints they received from their tenants on Surrey Street about the chemical smell from the College; Joseph Lister (1827-1912), Emeritus Professor of Surgery, thanking the College for his appointment as Consulting Surgeon at King’s College Hospital; the London Diocesan Conference regarding a conference held at the College.

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KA/IC/L84

1894-1895 Dec 13

Secretary’s in-correspondence: Letters to the Secretary of King’s College London from correspondents with surnames or topics beginning with the letter L

Manuscript and typescript letters to the Secretary of King’s College London regarding Kenneth Lawson, Assistant Demonstrator and later Demonstrator of Bacteriology, including his application for the post of Demonstrator and his resignation.

13pp


KA/IC/L85

1894

Secretary’s in-correspondence: Letters to the Secretary of King’s College London from correspondents with surnames or topics beginning with the letter L

Manuscript letters to the Secretary of King’s College London including correspondence regarding the Ladies Department.

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KA/IC/L86

1895

Secretary’s in-correspondence: Letters to the Secretary of King’s College London from correspondents with surnames or topics beginning with the letter L

Manuscript and typescript letters to the Secretary of King’s College London including the London Chamber of Commerce, requesting information on commercial education at the College; the London Diocesan Conference regarding their meetings at the College.

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KA/IC/L87

1891 Nov 9 -1895 Sep 12

Secretary’s in-correspondence: Letters to the Secretary of King’s College London from correspondents with surnames or topics beginning with the letter L

Manuscript and typescript letters to the Secretary of King’s College London regarding the successful application of William Hendall Lowman, for the Worsley Scholarship, (founded by Major General Sir Henry Worsley (1768-1841), army officer in the East India Company in 1834, to fund the education of missionaries to India).

17pp


KA/IC/L88

1903-1904

Secretary’s in-correspondence: Letters to the Secretary of King’s College London from correspondents with surnames or topics beginning with the letter L

Manuscript letters to the Secretary of King’s College London including Joseph Henry Longford regarding his appointment as the Professor of Japanese History.

7pp


KA/IC/L89

1907 Oct 10 - 1907 Dec 19

Secretary’s in-correspondence: Letters to the Secretary of King’s College London from correspondents with surnames or topics beginning with the letter L

Manuscript letters to the Secretary of King’s College London from Stanley Charles Edmund Legg, Chaplain and Lecturer of the Greek testament, regarding the payment of the fees for Frederick Charles Baker.

3pp


KA/IC/L90

1908

Secretary’s in-correspondence: Letters to the Secretary of King’s College London from correspondents with surnames or topics beginning with the letter L

Manuscript and typescript letters to the Secretary of King’s College London.

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KA/IC/L91

1913-1914

Secretary’s in-correspondence: Letters to the Secretary of King’s College London from correspondents with surnames or topics beginning with the letter L

Manuscript and typescript letters to the Secretary of King’s College London including R J L[a]nnon, regarding the University of London War and Peace Society. Also includes the printed annual report of the London and North Western Railway Company.

1 bundle


KA/IC/L92

1914-1915

Secretary’s in-correspondence: Letters to the Secretary of King’s College London from correspondents with surnames or topics beginning with the letter L

Manuscript and typescript letters to the Secretary of King’s College London including the Limmer Asphalt Paving Company regarding the re-surfacing of the floor of the Chemistry Laboratory. Also includes letters regarding the Leitner prize for essays on messianic prophecies.

1 bundle

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