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

KA/IC/S1-157

Secretary’s in-Correspondence from correspondents with surnames or on topics beginning with the letter S, 1828-1918, 1958. This sub-series also contains papers regarding King’s College School; soirees held at the College; applications for scholarships.


KA/IC/S1

1828-1830, 1958

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

Manuscript letters to the Secretary of King’s College London including Saunders Son & Co informing the College of the names of subscribers in Exeter, Devon; Isaac Shaw requesting his school in Bootle, Lancashire, be brought into union with the College (‘Schools in Union’ were district and other grammar schools which the College awarded an annual scholarship and other privileges); Robert Smirke (1780-1867), architect, regarding the building of the College; Robert Stothard recommending the College create a school of arts. Also includes letters from subscribers to the College and a letter given to the College by Cozen Hardy & Jewsons, solicitors, in 1958, from Henry William Smith ([1788]-1872), Secretary of Morden College (former Secretary of King’s College London, 1829-1845), to William Blake, Norwich acknowledging payment of fee farm rents in Norfolk and informing him about the foundation of King’s College, 1828 Dec 15.

35pp


KA/IC/S2

1828-1830

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

Manuscript letters to the Secretary of King’s College London in response to a circular from the College seeking new subscribers, apparently sent to district committees of the Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge and agents acting on behalf of the College.

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KA/IC/S3

1828-1830

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

Manuscript letters to the Secretary of King’s College London in response to a circular from the College seeking new subscribers, apparently sent to district committees of the Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge and agents acting on behalf of the College.

1 bundle


KA/IC/S4

1829

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

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

8pp


KA/IC/S5

1829

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

Manuscript letters to the Secretary of King’s College London from William Newton Street applying for a clerical post at the College; William Sharpe offering to teach religion and morals at the College.

2pp


KA/IC/S6

1829 Mar 2-1831 Dec 30

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

Manuscript letters to the Secretary of King’s College London from Robert Smirke (1780-1867), architect, on the building of the College.

30pp


KA/IC/S7

1830

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

Manuscript letter to the Secretary of King’s College London from Robert Smirke (1780-1867), architect, on the building of the College, including the College seal and enclosing the stone carver’s account. Also includes an invoice from Spooner & Co, publishers.

5pp


KA/IC/S8

1831

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

Manuscript letters to the Secretary of King’s College London including Henry William Smith ([1788]-1872), Secretary to the College, regarding the building of the College and the possible appointment of Mr Gilbert as the College printer; Mary Smith supporting her unnamed sister’s application for the post of House Keeper at the College; the Society for the Printing and Publishing of the Work of Emanuel Swedenborg, (Emanuel Swedenborg (1688-1772) the Swedish scientist and Christian mystic), requesting permission to place their publications in the College Library; the Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge donating books to the College Library; James De Carle Sowerby (1787-1871), naturalist and artist, and Charles Edward Sowerby offering, to the College, a collection of minerals from the natural history collections of their father, James Sowerby (1756-1822), natural history artist; J G Stovie of the Free Grammar School, Camberwell, requesting his school be brought in union with the College, (‘Schools in Union’ were district and other grammar schools which the College awarded an annual scholarship and other privileges).

24pp


KA/IC/S9

1831-1841

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

Manuscript letters and printed papers sent to the Secretary of King’s College London regarding students, including list of students attending anatomy classes; list of prize boys at King’s College School, [1835]; quarterly returns to the Royal College of Surgeons of students attending courses on medicine, Materia Medica, Botany, Practical Anatomy, Chemistry, surgery, midwifery, with date of entry and period of study, 1833-1834; list of prizes awarded to students in the Medical Department, 1832 May 12; poster of the University of London Honours awarded in the year 1840 giving the names of students, subjects, and prizes awarded; poster showing the timetable of University of London examinations in 1841, Dec 1940 and Jul 1841; note from Robert William Browne (1809-1895), Professor of Classical Literature, recommending the appointment of W L Collins as the Classical Tutor and Librarian; circular from the registrar of the University of London regarding the date of the matriculation examination, 1841 Jul 1.

23pp and 3 items


KA/IC/S10

1832

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

Manuscript letters to the Secretary of King’s College London including the resignation of Nassau William Senior (1790-1864), Professor of Political Economy; Robert Smirke (1780-1867), architect, regarding the building of the College including the fitting of gas lights in the basement, additions to the Medical Department, the building of the river port, the construction of additional rooms for the School; Stockwell School requesting permission to be brought in union with the College, (‘Schools in Union’ were district and other grammar schools which the College awarded an annual scholarship and other privileges).

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KA/IC/S11

1832

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

Manuscript and printed papers sent to the Secretary of King’s College London consisting of a report by Robert Smirke (1780-1867), architect, into the condition of the College buildings for the information of the Commissioners of the Treasury; A Schloss enclosing a list of anatomical preparations in wax he imported and sold; the Society of Printing and Publishing the Works of Emanuel Swedenborg (Emanuel Swedenborg (1688-1772) the Swedish scientist and Christian mystic) presenting books to the College library.

3pp


KA/IC/S12

1833

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

Manuscript letters to the Secretary of King’s College London including Felix John Vaughan Seddon (1798-1865) accepting the Chair of Oriental Languages and the formation of his classes; Robert Smirke (1780-1867), architect, regarding additions to the College buildings; John William Spurrier ([1795]-1848) accepting the Chair of English Law and Jurisprudence and regarding the formation of the Law Library and his lectures on criminal law. Also includes a circular from Henry Smith ([1788]-1872), College Secretary, requesting subscriptions for the completion of the riverfront.

33pp


KA/IC/S13

1833

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

Printed booklet An Introductory Lecture on the Study of English Law delivered at King’s College London, November 5 1833 by John William Spurrier ([1795]-1848), Professor of English Law and Jurisprudence (London, 1833).

1 item


KA/IC/S14

1833

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

Manuscript letters to the Secretary of King’s College London mainly from Robert Smirke (1780-1867), architect, regarding additions to the College buildings, including the cost of paving and the completion of the Principal’s residence. Also includes a circular and drafts of the circular sent to subscribers to the College.

29pp


KA/IC/S15

1834

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

Manuscript letters to the Secretary of King’s College London including a letter giving the names of the prize boys of the schools in union with the College, (‘Schools in Union’ were district and other grammar schools which the College awarded an annual scholarship and other privileges).

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KA/IC/S16

1835

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

Manuscript letters to the Secretary of King’s College London including Felix John Vaughan Seddon (1798-1865), Professor of English Law and Jurisprudence, regarding the applicants for the first 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); William Sewell ([1781]-1853), Professor of the London Veterinary College, requesting permission his students to attend lectures at the College; John Sheppard (1785-1879), religious writer, asking permission for his son, a student at the College, to absent from the College Chapel services on Sundays to attend a ‘dissenter’ church; the unsuccessful application of Richard Shilleto (1809-1876), classic scholar, for the Chair of Classical Literature; Robert Smirke (1780-1867), architect, regarding additions to the College building; the resignation of John Williams Spurrier ([1795]-1848), Professor of English Law and Jurisprudence.

25pp


KA/IC/S17

[1835]

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

Manuscript draft regulations for ‘students wishing to fulfil a course of general education at the College’, possibly the requirements for students to attain an AKC (Associateship of King’s College), the College’s own academic award.

3pp


KA/IC/S18

1836

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

Manuscript letters to the Secretary of King’s College London including the resignation of Felix John Vaughan Seddon (1798-1865), Professor of Oriental Studies, to work in the East India Company School in Lucknow, India; Robert Smirke (1780-1867), architect, regarding additions to the College buildings, including his report on the requirements for further accommodation at the School and the outfitting of the Medical Library and the Refectory; an anonymous letter from ‘a Shareholder’ stating that he soon hope to hear when his share in the College would gain interest.

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KA/IC/S19

1836 Oct 6

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

Manuscript letter to the Secretary of King’s College London from William Sewell ([1781]-1853), Assistant Professor at the London Veterinary College, asking permission for his students to attend lectures at the College.

1pp


KA/IC/S20

1837

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

Manuscript letters to the Secretary of King’s College London including John Robertson of Charing Cross Hospital declining the offer the Medical Department to be connected to his hospital; William Sewell ([1781]-1853), Assistant Professor at the London Veterinary College, forwarding the names of his students who would at attending lectures at the College; Robert Smirke (1780-1867), architect, regarding additions to the College building; the Statistical Society of London requesting information on the College.

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KA/IC/S21

1837

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

Manuscript letters to King’s College London from Henry William Smith ([1788]-1872), Secretary of the College, annotated and returned in reply by Richard Partridge (1805-1873), Professor of Anatomy, regarding the attendance record of Thomas Hodgson Watts, a medical student; and by James Moncrieff Arnott (1794-1885), Professor of Surgery, on behalf of Thomas Rymer Jones (1810-1880), Professor of Comparative Anatomy, regarding the appointment of Mr Titherley, porter in the dissecting rooms, and Mr Charlton, senior porter in charge of cleaning the dissecting rooms and museums.

2pp


KA/IC/S22

1838

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

Manuscript letters to the Secretary of King’s College London including Robert Smirke (1780-1867), College architect, regarding additions to the College building, including his opinion of the old stain glass presented by Philip Hammersley Leathes ([1770]-1838) who donated his collection of manuscripts, medals and coins to the College in 1837. Also includes a list of pupils at King’s College School.

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KA/IC/S23

1839

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

Manuscript letters to the Secretary of King’s College London including C Sanderson of the Islington Proprietary School requesting his school be brought into union with the College (‘Schools in Union’ were district and other grammar schools which the College awarded an annual scholarship and other privileges); William Wilson Saunders (1809-1879), entomologist and botanist, informing the College of the duties of Mr Bradley (possibly Thomas Bradley, Assistant Lecturer of Geometrical Drawing) at his establishment (probably the Entomological Society of London); Robert Smirke, architect, regarding additions to the College building, including estimates for the construction of the Fencing Classroom with a letter from Henry Angelo (1780-1852), Professor of Fencing requesting a room to teach; John P Shear, Night Watchman, asking the College Council for a wage increase; a petition from the masters at King’s College School requesting an increase in their wages; letter regarding the names of pupils from schools in union with the College to receive midsummer prizes from the College (‘Schools in Union’ were district and other grammar schools which the College awarded an annual scholarship and other privileges).

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KA/IC/S24

1839 Dec 20

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

Manuscript letter to the Secretary of King’s College London from Robert Smirke (1780-1867), architect, acknowledging a vote of thanks from College Council for his work on the College building and his assistance since their completion.

1pp


KA/IC/S25

1840 Mar 13

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

Manuscript letter to the Secretary of King’s College London from L M Simon, Chairman of the Committee of Management of King’s College Hospital, informing College Council of the arrangements for a dinner to celebrate the opening of King’s College Hospital.

1pp


KA/IC/S26

1841 Jan 20

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

Manuscript letters to the Secretary of King’s College London from Charles Richard Sumner (1790-1874), Bishop of Winchester, nominating a student to be enrolled into the College (shareholders were entitled to nominate two pupils per share for entry into King’s College School or one student into the College).

1pp


KA/IC/S27

1840

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

Manuscript letters to the Secretary of King’s College London including Edward Lawes Shapcott (1809-1840), Secretary of King’s College Hospital, announcing the opening of the Hospital; unsuccessful application of Frederic Carpenter Skey (1798-1872), surgeon, for the Chair of Surgery; Robert Smirke (1780-1867), architect, supporting the successful application of William Hosking (1800-1861) for the Chair of the Arts of Construction. Also includes a list of pupils in the German and Drawing classes at King’s College School.

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KA/IC/S28

1841

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

Manuscript letters to the Secretary of King’s College London including the Royal College of Surgeons informing College Council that they recognised King’s College Hospital as a teaching hospital but not a metropolitan hospital; Robert Smirke (1780-1867), architect, regarding additions to the College building.

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KA/IC/S29

1841

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

Manuscript papers to the Secretary of King’s College London regarding the posts of Assistant Master and Arithmetic and Writing Master at King’s College School, including applications for the posts and a list of candidates, including George Arthur Smyth who was appointed Assistant Master.

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KA/IC/S30

1842

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

Manuscript letters to the Secretary of King’s College London including George Arthur Smyth, Assistant Master of King’s College School, requesting a partition between his classroom and the class room of Joseph Edwards, Assistant Master. Also includes a list of pupils in the King’s College School German Class.

11pp


KA/IC/S31

1843

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

Manuscript letters to the Secretary of King’s College London including James Philips Kay-Shuttleworth (1804-1877), civil servant and educationist, asking permission to use the College’s Great Hall to give a course of lectures; Robert Smirke (1780-1867), architect, regarding additions to the College buildings. Also includes a petition from the residential students complaining about the untidiness of their rooms.

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KA/IC/S32

1844

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

Manuscript letters to the Secretary of King’s College London including Robert Smirke (1780-1867), architect, regarding additions to the College buildings; Thomas Stephen, Medical Librarian, informing College Council of the Dean of the Medical Department’s request for a bell to be hung in the Common Room; a petition from the Masters of King’s College School requesting the provision of additional light and ventilation in the School passage. Also includes a list of the numbers of pupils in classes at King’s College School.

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KA/IC/S33

1845 Feb 28-1845 Mar 11

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

Manuscript letters to the Secretary of King’s College London regarding the successful application of Edwin Smith for a post in the Secretary’s Office.

6pp


KA/IC/S34

1845

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

Manuscript letters to the Secretary of King’s College London including the resignation of Henry William Smith ([1788]-1872), Secretary; Sydney Smirke (1798-1877), architect, regarding additions to the College buildings.

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KA/IC/S35

1845 May 29

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

Manuscript letter to the Secretary of King’s College London from Robert H Smith requesting the College urgently settle their account with the late Mr Barker.

1pp


KA/IC/S36

1846

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

Manuscript letters to the Secretary of King’s College London including Sydney Smirke (1798-1877), architect, regarding additions to the College buildings. Also includes the printed annual report of the Spottiswoode Society.

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KA/IC/S37

1848 Jun

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

Printed and manuscript applications for the AKC (Associateship of King’s College London), the College’s own academic award from students in the Applied Sciences Department and General Literature and Science Department.

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KA/IC/S38

1848 Apr 28 -1848 Apr 29

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

Manuscript letters to the Secretary of King’s College London regarding the successful application of John Julius Stutzer (1821-1867) for the Lectureship of English Literature and Modern History.

5pp


KA/IC/S39

1848 Jan

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

Manuscript letters to the Secretary of King’s College London regarding the application of Mrs Carter for the post of washer woman at the College.

3pp


KA/IC/S40

1848 May - 1848 Jun

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

Manuscript letters to the Secretary of King’s College London regarding the successful application of Michael Biggs (1818-1885), Chaplain of King’s College Hospital, for the Lectureship of Divinity, including testimonials from Thomas Dale (1879-1870), former Professor of English Literature and History; John Lonsdale (1788-1867), former Principal and Bishop of Lichfield; Ernest Hawkins (1802-1868), missionary society administrator; John Allen ([1809]-1886), Archdeacon of Salop and former Chaplain at the College.

6pp


KA/IC/S41

1846 Feb

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

Manuscript letters to the Secretary of King’s College London regarding the successful application of Henry Sells and James Sellers 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).

5pp


KA/IC/S42

1848

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

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

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KA/IC/S43

1849

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

Manuscript letters to the Secretary of King’s College London including George Arthur Smyth, Assistant Master of King’s College School, informing College Council that the windows in his classroom had been broken by the wind; Robert Howard Shepard informing the College of his fears for his sons, James William and Robert Howard, pupils at King’s College School, returning to the School during a Cholera epidemic. Also includes applications for the post of Superintendent of the Workshop; examination lists for the General Literature and Science and Applied Science Departments; applications for posts at King’s College School.

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KA/IC/S44

1850

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

Manuscript letters to the Secretary of King’s College London including John Simon (1816-1904), former Assistant Surgeon at King’s College Hospital, thanking the College Council for awarding him an Honorary Fellowship; Henry Hyde Salter (1823-1871), Assistant Demonstrator of Anatomy, thanking the College Council for his appointment; Smith, Nicholson & Co, goldsmiths, on the College’s complaint about the purity of the gold used in prize medals. Also papers regarding King’s College School including a list of proposed alterations to the regulations of the school; a list of students and pupils receiving scholarships.

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KA/IC/S45

1850 Oct 30 - 1850 Dec 16

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

Manuscript letters to the Secretary of King’s College London George P Shapcott on bringing the Westbourne Collegiate Grammar School into union with the College (‘Schools in Union’ were district and other grammar schools which the College awarded an annual scholarship and other privileges).

8pp


KA/IC/S46

1850 Jun -1850 Dec

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

Manuscript letters to the Secretary of King’s College London regarding the unsuccessful application of Edward Stocks, Vice Principal of King’s College School (Mile End School), Norwich, to bring his school in union with the College (‘Schools in Union’ were district and other grammar schools which the College awarded an annual scholarship and other privileges).

14pp


KA/IC/S47

1851 Mar 12

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

Manuscript letter to the Secretary of King’s College London from John Bird Sumner (1780-1862), Archbishop of Canterbury, on the resignation of Sir Robert Harry Inglis second baronet (1786-1855), Life Governor.

1pp


KA/IC/S48

1851

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

Manuscript letters to the Secretary of King’s College London including the resignation of John Julius Stutzer (1821-1867), Lecturer of English Literature and Modern History; James Stephen, Professor of English Law and Jurisprudence regarding the formation of his lectures.

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KA/IC/S49

1852

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

Manuscript and printed papers sent to the Secretary of King’s College London including applications for a Medical scholarship.

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KA/IC/S50

1852 Nov

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

Manuscript letters in English and Chinese to the Secretary of King’s College London regarding the successful application of James Summers (1828-1891) for the Chair of Chinese Language and Literature.

8pp


KA/IC/S51

1853-1854

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

Manuscript letters to the Secretary of King’s College London including Henry John Stephen Smith (1826-1883), mathematician, supporting the successful application of Charles Henry Pearson (1830-1894) for the Chair of Modern History.

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KA/IC/S52

1845-1854 Apr 17

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

Manuscript letters to the Secretary of King’s College London regarding the successful application of George Robarts Smalley (1822-1870) for the post of Mathematical Master at King’s College School.

15pp


KA/IC/S53

1855

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

Manuscript letters to the Secretary of King’s College London including the successful application of Léonce Stievenard ([1823]-1892) for the post of Assistant French Master at King’s College School; Thomas Harry Saunders (1813-1870), paper manufacturer, presenting a bound volume of specimens of his manufactured paper shown at the Paris Exhibition; Frederick Sage advertising his ‘celebrated speaking tubes’ for the purpose of conveying messages between rooms; a testimonial by John G Sheppard for the successful application of Orlando Haydon Hyman ([1815]-1878) for the Lectureship of Classical Literature; testimonials by Thomas Hopkins for the successful application of Frederick Alfred Bradley ([1834]-1876) for the Lectureship of plan drawing in the Military Science department.

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KA/IC/S54

1855 Jan 26

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

Manuscript petition from T Porter Smith and other medical students against the reduction of beds in King’s College Hospital from 120 to 80.

1pp


KA/IC/S55

1856

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

Manuscript letters to the Secretary of King’s College London including the resignation of Léonce Stievenard ([1823]-1892), Assistant French Master of King’s College School; ‘Strand House students’ (possibly the College’s residential students) requesting that College Council permit the gas lights in the College be lit before 8 o’clock; unsuccessful application of Henry Smith (1823-1894) for the post of Assistant Surgeon at King’s College Hospital (he was later appointed to the post in 1860); P L Simmond, Editor of Simmonds’ Colonial Magazine and Foreign Miscellany, offering to deliver a course of lectures at the College, including an copy of article by Simmonds ‘The Commercial Products of the Vegetable Kingdom’; James Sturt requesting permission for the West-London Collegiate School be brought into union with the College (‘Schools in Union’ were district and other grammar schools which the College awarded an annual scholarship and other privileges); also includes letters regarding the St Clement Danes charity; the regulations for the admission of medical gentlemen into the East -India Company’s service; letters from the Masters of King’s College School requesting that the summer holiday be extend by one week ‘in commemoration of Peace’ (probably due to the end of the Crimea War, 1854-1856).

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KA/IC/S56

1856 Feb 5 - 1956 Feb 27

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

King’s College London Secretary’s in-correspondence from John Richardson Major (1797-1876), Headmaster, and John Fearnley (1800-1869), Assistant Master, informing College Council of the large number of pupils in the King’s College School Division of Modern Instruction and the need for additional staff.

6pp


KA/IC/S57

1857

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

Manuscript letters to the Secretary of King’s College London including Richard Horton Smith, Classical Literature Lecturer, suggesting how students in the Evening Class Department could be eligible to apply for AKC (Associateship of King’s College), the College’s own academic award; George Robarts Smalley (1822-1870), Mathematics Master at King’s College School, requesting permission to also hold the Chair of Natural Philosophy at St Mary’s Hospital; J W Statham, Office Keeper of the Audit Office at Somerset House, complaining to the College about restricted access to his house due to building work at the College; H Ewart on the dimensions of the ‘glass house’ he was to build for the College; Edwin Smith, Clerk in the Secretary’s Office, requesting an increase in his salary.

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KA/IC/S58

1856 Apr 18- 1857 Mar 21

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

Manuscript letter to the Secretary of King’s College London regarding the successful application of James Swift for the post of Assistant Arithmetic and Writing Master at King’s College School.

2pp


KA/IC/S59

1857 Apr

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

Manuscript letters to the Secretary of King’s College London regarding the successful application of Richard Horton Smith for the post of Lecturer of Classical Literature.

14pp


KA/IC/S60

1857

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

Manuscript applications sent to the Secretary of King’s College London for scholarships.

35pp


KA/IC/S61

1858

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

Manuscript letters to the Secretary of King’s College London including Richard Horton Smith, Lecturer of Classical Literature, requesting permission to take in boarders; James Stewart, Deputy Secretary of the Bank of England, regarding a visit of Engineering students to the Bank; the resignation of Thomas Stephen, Medical Librarian; James Summers (1828-1891), Professor of Chinese Language and Literature requesting permission to also hold a post in the Printed Books Department of the British Museum; the resignation of William Stebbing (1831-1926), History Lecturer in the Evening Class Department; the successful application of George Richard Statham for the Worley 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). Also includes a petition from the pupils of King’s College School, requesting an extra week of holiday to celebrate the marriage of Victoria, Princess Royal, (1840-1901) and Prince Frederick William of Prussia (1831-1888).

1 bundle


KA/IC/S62

1846 Nov 8 - 1861 Aug 31

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

Manuscript letters to the Secretary of King’s College London regarding the successful application of Henry Smith (1823-1894) for the post of Assistant Surgeon at King’s College Hospital, including testimonials from Theophilus Thompson (1807-1860), Physician; Professor William Fergusson (1808-1877), Professor of the Principles and Practice of Medicine; John Simon (1816-1904), surgeon and public health officer; William Brinton (1816-1892), physician; Henry Hyde Salter (1823-1871), former Demonstrator of Anatomy.

15pp


KA/IC/S63

1861 Feb 20 - 1861 Nov 1

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

Manuscript letters to the Secretary of King’s College London regarding the successful application of Samuel Slater for the Chair of Hindustani.

4pp


KA/IC/S64

1862

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

Manuscript letters to the Secretary of King’s College London including Henry Hyde Salter (1823-1871), Demonstrator of Anatomy, on one of his pupils who squirted water at a passing lady; George Shadbolt (1817-1901) of the British Journal of Photography supporting the successful application of George Dawson ([1821-1897]) for the Lectureship of Photography; George Robarts Smalley (1822-1870), Lecturer of Natural Philosophy, resigning from his Evening Class duties; George R Statham informing College Council of his reasons for giving up 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); William H Smith, Member of the King’s College Hospital Committee of Management, informing the College Council of the need to appoint a replacement for William Bowman (1816-1892) Surgeon at the Hospital, and the desperate condition of the finances of the Hospital; Charles Pearce Serocold (1827-1904), member of the College Council, on the provision of a separate room for casts in the Anatomy Museum; the resignation of Samuel Slater, Professor of Hindustani to take up an appointment in India.

1 bundle


KA/IC/S65

1863

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

Manuscript letters to the Secretary of King’s College London including Charles Pearce Serocold (1827-1904), member of College Council, giving suggestions for the refurbishment of the College Chapel; the resignation of George Robarts Smalley (1822-1870), Lecturer of Natural Philosophy, to take up the post of Government Astronomer of New South Wales, Australia.

1 bundle


KA/IC/S66

1863

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

Manuscript and printed letters to the Secretary of King’s College London regarding applications for the post of Assistant Master at King’s College School.

1 file


KA/IC/S67

1864

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

Manuscript and printed letters to the Secretary of King’s College London including the resignation of James Stephen, Professor of English Law.

1 bundle


KA/IC/S68

1865

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

Manuscript and printed letters to the Secretary of King’s College London including Thomas Godfrey Sambrooke, member of College Council, suggesting the College commission of a bust of the late Robert Bentley Todd (1809-1860), Consulting Physician at King’s College Hospital. Also includes letters regarding the application of Alfred Arthur Bodkin for the King’s College School Mathematic Scholarship.

1 bundle


KA/IC/S69

1866

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

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

1 bundle


KA/IC/S70

1867

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

Manuscript letters to the Secretary of King’s College London including Thomas H Shaw requesting information on ‘Dr Hammond’, the author of A Treatise on Spermatorrhoea and its Immediate Self Cure, who claim to have studied at the College; John Shackleton, Mathematics Master at King’s College School, requesting permission to take in boarders; Henry James Slack (1818-1896), writer, requesting the College provide paraffin lamp for the meetings of the Microscopical Society at the College; George Shepherd, servant at the College, regarding his dismissal.

1 bundle


KA/IC/S71

1867 Mar 26-1867 Mar 28

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

Manuscript letters to the Secretary of King’s College London from St Andrew’s School, Stoke Newington, requesting the school be brought in union with the College (‘Schools in Union’ were district and other grammar schools which the College awarded an annual scholarship and other privileges).

8pp


KA/IC/S72

1868

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

Printed proof of an account of the King’s College London soiree published in The Illustrated Photographer.

1pp


KA/IC/S73

1868

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

Manuscript letters to the Secretary of King’s College London including Captain J P Scrivener, Superintendent of the Special Constables of the Parish of St Clement Danes, requesting the use of a room in the College to perform squad drill; William Stokes of the Royal Polytechnic Institution, offering to teach of course of lectures on memory at the College; Henry James Slack of the Microscopical Society, requesting rooms for microscopes in the College; H Stevenson, student, on the cost of bottled beer in the College refectory.

1 bundle


KA/IC/S74

1869

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

Manuscript letters to the Secretary of King’s College London including Mansfield C Soutter on the formation of his shorthand evening classes. Also includes papers regarding the College Soiree, including applications for tickets.

1 bundle


KA/IC/S75

1869 Jan 14

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

Printed papers regarding the College Soiree, including a programme of the soiree; a general notice regarding the provision of tickets; offprint of an article regarding the soiree from The Illustrated photographer.

3pp


KA/IC/S76

1869

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

Manuscript letters to the Secretary of King’s College London including Robert Arthur Cecil (1830-1903), Marquis of Salisbury accepting a seat on College Council; D Sanderman of the Brighton and Hove General Gas Company, requesting information on C M Poole, who claimed to be a King’s student and wished to conduct experiments in the company’s gas works; Charles Pearce Serocold (1827-1904), member of College Council, informing the College of the cost of a new glass roof over the College dining hall (in 1869 the entire roof of the dining hall collapsed, burying the College kitchen below and costing the College £1700 in repairs).

1 bundle


KA/IC/S77

1869 Jun -1869 Jul

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

Manuscript and typescript letters to the Secretary of King’s College London from schools who were union with the College giving their opinions on the College’s proposals to change the regulations for schools in union, (‘Schools in Union’ were district and other grammar schools which the College awarded an annual scholarship and other privileges).

16pp


KA/IC/S78

1870

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

Manuscript letters to the Secretary of King’s College London including, Emily S Satchfull requesting information on teachers who were willing to teach young ladies; Parish of St Clement Danes informing the College of the rateable value of 10 Grange court (next to King’s College Hospital); Henry Hyde Salter (1823-1871), Demonstrator of Anatomy, thanking the College for electing him an Honorary Fellow; Philip William Sparling, Assistant Master at King’s College School, thanking the Council for his appointment and requesting permission to hold a curacy; the resignation of Robert Shingleton Smith (1845-1922), Sambrooke Medical Registrar; J Simmons requesting accommodation for a Japanese student belonging to the clan of the Prince of Choshiu; Edward Brooksmith (1844-1916), Mathematical Master of King’s College School, thanking the Council for his appointment. Also includes letters on the appointment of examiners for schools in union with the College, (‘Schools in Union’ were district and other grammar schools which the College awarded an annual scholarship and other privileges); applications for the posts of married porter and maid; notices from parents of pupils of King’s College School informing that they were removing their boys from the School.

1 bundle


KA/IC/S79

1870

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

Manuscript seating plan possibly for the Commemoration Day dinner.

1pp


KA/IC/S80

1871

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

Manuscript letters to the Secretary of King’s College London from prospective students requesting prospectuses and syllabuses.

1 bundle


KA/IC/S81

1871

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

Printed prospectus for the Applied Science Department.

1pp


KA/IC/S82

1870 Jan 7

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

Manuscript application to the Secretary of King’s College London from Phillip William Sparling (1844-1921) for the post of Mathematical Master of King’s College School.

2pp


KA/IC/S83

1871

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

Manuscript letters to the Secretary of King’s College London including the resignation of Ernst Schottky, German Master at King’s College School; the successful application of Edgar Sheppard, Medical Superintendent of the Colney Hatch Asylum, for the Chair of Psychological Medicine; Thomas Smith, Honorary Secretary of the London Association of Church School Masters, thanking the College for the use of a room for a meeting of the Association. Also includes a petition from students demanding the improvement of the College’s water closets.

1 bundle


KA/IC/S84

1872 May

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

Manuscript letters to the Secretary of King’s College London comprising applications for the post of House steward at the College, including a printed list of the duties of the house steward.

1 file


KA/IC/S85

1872

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

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

1 bundle


KA/IC/S86

1873 Jul

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

Manuscript and printed papers regarding the College Soiree/Conversazione, including a programme of arrangements; a programme of music; circulars advertising the commemoration festival; tickets.

10pp


KA/IC/S87

1873

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

Manuscript letters to the Secretary of King’s College London requesting tickets for the King’s College London Soiree or Conversazione.

45pp


KA/IC/S88

1873

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

Manuscript letters to the Secretary of King’s College London comprising applications for the post of Superintendent of the Workshop.

1 bundle


KA/IC/S89

1873

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

Manuscript letters in English and French to the Secretary of King’s College London including Léonce Stievenard ([1823]-1892), Lecturer of French Language and Literature, informing the College of the death of his father; William Philip Sparling (1844-1921), Assistant Master at King’s College School, requesting permission to take boarders; Thomas Smith, Secretary of the London Association of Church teachers, requesting permission to use the College theatre; the resignation of James Summers (1828-1891), Professor of Chinese Language and Literature, to teach at a Japanese University; Richard Phené Spiers (1838-1916), architect, on the art work created for the College soiree; Charles Percy Bysshe Shelley (1828-1891), Professor of Manufacturing Art and Machinery, thanking College Council for appointing him Dean of the Applied Sciences Department; the probate of the will of Henry William Smith ([1788]-1872), former College Secretary. Also includes a petition from pupils of King’s College School regarding the ‘unwholesome state’ of the water closets.

1 bundle


KA/IC/S90

1873

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

Application of Edward Brand Scallon, Exhibitioner of King’s College, Cambridge, former pupil and (later appointed) Assistant Master at King’s College School, for a Goldsmith Company Cambridge University exhibition, including testimonials and list of prizes awarded at the School and Cambridge University.

2pp


KA/IC/S91

1874

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

Manuscript letters to the Secretary of King’s College London including William Stokes of the Royal Polytechnic, asking College Council if they will provide a list of the lecturers at the College for the Lecturers’ Association, including a printed pamphlet about the Association; the unsuccessful application of George Saintsbury (1845-1933), literary scholar and historian, for the Lectureship of Classical Literature.

1 bundle


KA/IC/S92

1875

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

Manuscript letters to the Secretary of King’s College London including the resignation of Edward Brand Scallon, Assistant Master of King’s College School; Alfred Sargent, Secretary of the London Branch of the Temperance Society, requesting permission to use the College theatre to hold a meeting; G A Macirone, Superintendent of the Stores at the Admiralty, regarding the flags requested by College Council to decorate the Great Hall during a soiree. Also includes a petition from the Masters of King’s College School complaining about the food offered by the refectory.

1 bundle


KA/IC/S93

1875 Jan 21

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

Manuscript letters to the Secretary of King’s College London from Charles Percy Bysshe Shelley (1828-1891), Professor of the Arts of Construction and Machinery, regarding the formation of the Whitford scholarship for engineering students.

2pp


KA/IC/S94

1870-1876 Jun 28

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

Manuscript letters to the Secretary of King’s College London regarding the successful application of Harry Govier Seeley (1839-1909) for the Chair of Geography, including a testimonial from Andrew Crombie Ramsay (1814-1891), Director General of the Geological Survey.

4pp and 2 items


KA/IC/S95

1869 Sep- 1876 Mar 17

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

Manuscript letters to the Secretary of King’s College London regarding the successful application Francis Bentinck Speed (1849-1906) for the post of Assistant Master at King’s College School.

5pp


KA/IC/S96

1876

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

Manuscript letters to the Secretary of King’s College London including J W Sands offering to teach Hindustani at the College; Harry Govier Seeley (1839-1909), Professor of Geography, thanking College Council for his appointment; Francis Bentinck Speed (1849-1906), Assistant Master of King’s College School, requesting additional furniture in his classroom; the resignation of Philip William Sparling, Assistant Master of King’s College School; Robert Sabine, executor of the estate of Charles Wheatstone (1802-1875) Professor of Experimental Philosophy, donating Wheatstone’s scientific apparatus and books to the College; Hannah E Schneider, regarding the health of her husband, Johann Schneider (1820-1876), Assistant German Master of King’s College School, and later Emily M Schneider, his daughter, informing the College his death; Charles Pearce Serocold (1827-1904), member of College Council, regarding the Wheatstone bequest (Sir Charles Wheatstone(1802-1875), Professor of Experimental Philosophy).

1 bundle


KA/IC/S97

1877

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

Manuscript letters to the Secretary of King’s College London including Stephen Salter (1826-1896), architect, regarding building work on the College and King’s College Hospital, including a drawing of a stone Coat of Arms on a cornice for the exterior of the College Building; Saul Solomon requesting the return of the portion of the fees paid for his son who had not attended the College Chapel because he was Jewish. Also includes a petition from the resident students complaining about the unsanitary arrangement in their rooms.

1 bundle


KA/IC/S98

1877 Dec 17

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

Printed auction catalogue of Royal Military Asylum, Chelsea, Clerk of Works Office and Somerset House ‘Surplus Stores & Materials Comprising of Several Tons of OLD LEAD, Old Brass, Copper and Zinc, Wrought and Cast Iron’ sold by Horne, Eversfield & Co. in the yard of the Royal Military Asylum Chelsea.

1 item


KA/IC/S99

1878

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

Manuscript letters to the Secretary of King’s College London including A P Southee, Secretary of the Teacher’s Association, requesting permission to hold the Association’s annual conference at the College; Stephen Salter (1826-1896), College architect, regarding building work at the College, including new cases for photographic equipment; Charles Percy Bysshe Shelley (1828-1891), Professor of Manufacturing Art and Machinery, on the proposals to form a scholarships for sons of workmen and others in mechanical trades; the executors of Sir George Gilbert Scott (1811-1878), informing the College that on his death his business had transferred to his sons; the resignation of Mansfield C Soutter (1844-1896), Evening Class Lecturer on Shorthand and recommending Mr Bicknell as his replacement. Also includes a petition from the resident students complaining about the lack of exits from the buildings in an emergency.

1 bundle


KA/IC/S100

1878 Jul

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

Bills sent to the Secretary of King’s College London for the Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge soiree held at the College, 1878 Jul 12.

1 bundle


KA/IC/S101

1878 Oct 11-1878 Nov 15

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

Manuscript letters to the Secretary of King’s College London from Robert Bentley (1821-1893), Professor of Botany and Dean of Medical Department, informing the College of the students appointed Sambrooke Registrars at King’s College Hospital in 1879, Frederick Willcocks and Edmund Henry Howlett.

9pp


KA/IC/S102

1879

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

Manuscript letters to the Secretary of King’s College London including Stephen Salter (1826-1896), architect, regarding building work at the College and enclosing a printed booklet by the Royal Institute of British Architects Professional Practices and Charges of Architects.

1 bundle


KA/IC/S103

1879

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

Manuscript letters to the Secretary of King’s College London including W P Sawyer Treasurer of the Drapers’ Company, on the formation of the ‘Salters’ Exhibition’ at King’s College School, including the printed regulations for the exhibition (a scholarship awarded to pupils who excelled in natural science); Stephen Salter (1826-1896), architect, regarding building work at the College.

1 bundle


KA/IC/S104

1880 Apr 20-1883 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 S

Manuscript letters to the Secretary of King’s College London from Thomas Henry Stokoe (1833-1903), Headmaster of King’s College School, including his application for the post and letters regarding the administration of the School.

1 file


KA/IC/S105

1880

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

Manuscript letters to the Secretary of King’s College London including Francis Bentinck Speed (1849-1906), Assistant Master of King’s College School, requesting his blackboard be moved away from the fireplace after his gown caught on fire; John Scarth, Honorary Secretary of the Theological Society, suggesting the creation of a travelling Theological Fellowship.

1 bundle


KA/IC/S106

1880

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

Manuscript letters to the Secretary of King’s College London including the resignation of Arthur Robert Wyatt Sedgefield, Demonstrator of Physiology; A H Syree requesting use of the Medical Library for a meeting of the United Hospitals’ Cricket Club; Stephen Salter (1826-1896), architect, regarding building work at the College.

1 bundle


KA/IC/S107

1880 Jul 19

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

Manuscript letter sent to the Secretary of King’s College London from Stephen Salter (1826-1896), College Architect, informing the College of proposals to erect a boarding around the construction site for alterations to The Somerset Hotel, (Nos. 162-163 Strand), enclosing a plan of the site and an elevation of the alterations by architect William W Gwyther of Lincoln’s Inn Field.

2pp and 2 items. Outsized


KA/IC/S108

1881 Oct 25 - 1881 Dec 5

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

Manuscript letters to the Secretary of King’s College London regarding the successful applications of Valentine Matthews (1855-1921) and Thomas Hugh Frederick Smith for the posts of Sambrooke Registrars at King’s College Hospital for 1882.

8pp


KA/IC/S109

1881

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

Manuscript letters to the Secretary of King’s College London including Thomas Henry Stokoe (1833-1903), Headmaster of King’s College School, requesting a substitute teacher to teach the classes of William Beauclerk Robinson (1848-1932), Assistant Master of King’s College School, who was absent due to an attack of ‘modified small pox’; Mr Shapcott informing College Council of the death of his father G P S Shapcott, Headmaster of Westbourne Collegiate School, and the termination of the school’s connection with the College; Edward Lionel Scott enclosing the donation of the Salters’ Company for the proposed fund for the further education of women (the King’s College Ladies Department).

1 bundle


KA/IC/S110

1881 Aug 15

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

Manuscript letters to the Secretary of King’s College London from Stephen Salter (1826-1896), architect, enclosing tenders for the refurbishment of the College toilets.

5pp


KA/IC/S111

1881

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

Manuscript letters to the Secretary of King’s College London including the successful application of Thomas Frederick Hugh Smith for the post of Sambrooke Surgical Registrar at King’s College Hospital; A H Syree requesting permission to use the Medical Library for the meeting of the United Hospital Cricket Club; Charles Percy Bysshe Shelley (1828-1891), Professor of Manufacturing Art and Machinery, on the ‘testing machine’ installed in the College by Greenwood and Batley Ltd.

1 bundle


KA/IC/S112

1881 Dec 14

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

Manuscript letter to the Secretary of King’s College London from the South Eastern Railway Company informing the College that 12 cases of electrical apparatus, mainly telegraphic materials, had arrived from the International Electrical Exposition, Paris (items from the collection of Sir Charles Wheatstone (1802-1875), Professor of Experimental Philosophy), (see KA/IC/S115). Also includes the delivery note from South Eastern Railway for the apparatus.

2pp


KA/IC/S113

1882

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

Manuscript letters to the Secretary of King’s College London including Stephen Salter (1826-1896), architect, informing College Council of the results of his inspection of No. 13 Kensington Square, Kensington (later the Ladies Department).

1 bundle


KA/IC/S114

1882 Mar 3, 1890 Mar 11-1893 Jan 23

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

Manuscript papers and letters sent to the Secretary of King’s College London regarding the creation of the Siemens Electrical Engineering Laboratory, in memory of Sir William Siemens (1823-1883), electrical engineer and metallurgist.

26pp


KA/IC/S115

1880 Jun 9 - 1890 May 9

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

Manuscript letters to the Secretary of King’s College London from Charles Percy Bysshe Shelley (1828-1891), Professor of Manufacturing Art and Machinery, regarding his work as Dean of Applied Sciences Department, including apparatus loaned to the Paris Electrical Exhibition (see KA/IC/S112); the purchase of diagrams.

11pp


KA/IC/S116

1882

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

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

1 bundle


KA/IC/S117

1883

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

Manuscript applications for the Chair of Italian Language and Literature sent to the Secretary of King’s College London.

17pp


KA/IC/S118

1883

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

Manuscript letters to the Secretary of King’s College London including H Schmidt requesting the College to advertise his boarding school for young ladies in Heidelberg, Germany; Habib Anthony Salmoné (1891-1906), offering to teach Arabic at the College (appointed Professor of Modern Colloquial Arabic in 1889).

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KA/IC/S119

1884

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

Manuscript letters to the Secretary of King’s College London including Stephen Salter (1826-1896), architect, regarding building work around the College, including a plan of the proposed the storekeepers sitting room in King’s College Hospital; Charles Pearce Serocold (1827-1904), Member of the College Council, regarding the possible purchase of two buildings on Observatory Avenue (now Hornton Street), Kensington, for King’s College Ladies Department; Thomas Henry Stokoe (1833-1903), Headmaster of King’s College School, recommending the appointment of Joseph Niederberger (1850-1898) as the Assistant German Master, suggesting staff changes after the resignation of Charles Cunningham Elcum (1848-1930), Assistant Master, and requesting Robert Henry Belcher (1843-1916), Assistant Master, be officially recognized as the School Chaplain; Richard Phené Spiers (1860-1937), architect, thanking the College for making him an Honorary fellow of the College; Charles Percy Bysshe Shelley (1828-1891), Professor of Manufacturing Art and Machinery, suggesting that the proposed testimonial for Alfred Barry (1826-1910), Bishop of Sydney and former Principal, should be presented in the form of books to replace those he lost in a shipwreck; Léonce Stievenard ([1823]-1892), Lecturer of French and French Literature, informing College Council; of the poor health of his family. Also includes letters regarding the Skinner’s Company scholarship at King’s College School.

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KA/IC/S120

1885 Mar 4 -1889 Oct 31

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

Manuscript letters to the Secretary of King’s College London from Thomas Henry Stokoe (1833-1903), Headmaster of King’s College School, regarding the administration of the School, including the appointment of staff; the possible appointment of a singing Master; the removal of a boy from the School after he caused an explosion with ‘a large squib’; his resignation. Also contains two printed copies of the programme for the annual distribution of prizes at the School, 1888.

91pp and 2 items


KA/IC/S121

1885

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

Manuscript and typescript letters to the Secretary of King’s College London including Cornelia Gertrude Schmitz (1843-1925), Secretary of the King’s College London Lectures for Ladies, regarding the formation of the Ladies Department; Stephen Salter (1826-1896), College architect, on the alterations to buildings on the King’s College Ladies Department, Kensington Square; Leslie Stephen (1832-1904), author and literary critic, requesting information on former King’s College School student, Henry Fawcett (1833-1884), economist and politician, for a biography; Charles Pearce Serocold (1827-1904), member of College Council, opposing the union of the College and the Ladies Department due to the financial liabilities involved.

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KA/IC/S122

1885

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

Manuscript letters to the Secretary of King’s College London including Stephen Salter (1826-1896), architect, regarding the alterations to buildings of King’s College Ladies Department, Kensington Square; the successful application of Henry Stephen Sandifer (1866-1917) for the Sambrooke Exhibition; Society for Prevention of Cruelty to Children giving their opinion on the death of Charles Bourdas, pupil of King’s College School who died from injuries caused by bullying at the School; Cornelia Gertude Schmitz (1843-1925), Secretary of the King’s College London Lectures for Ladies, regarding the formation of the Ladies Department of the College; Edwin Smith, Clerk in the Secretary’s Office, explaining his absence from work due to gout; the resignation of Léonce Stievenard ([1823]-1892), Lecturer of French Language and Literature; Joseph Robert Sayer, regarding his appointment as the Evening Classes Arithmetic and Bookkeeping Lecturer. Also includes a printed circular announcing the dissolution of the King’s College Science Society.

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KA/IC/S123

1886

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

Manuscript letters to the Secretary of King’s College London including the Church of England Scriptures Readers’ Society, thanking the Council for use of a room in the College, including a printed pamphlet on the Society; Cornelia Gertrude Schmitz (1843-1925), Secretary of King’s College Ladies Department, regarding the need to raise more funds for the completion of the building the Ladies Department; Isabella Safford requesting a certificate proving her son, George Herbert Safford, was a King’s College School pupil to apply for a rail season ticket; Dr Sherrin offering to take boarders from the College and enclosing a circular regarding his rooms; Ami Simond, Assistant French Master of King’s College School, regarding the misspelling of his name in the College Calendar; Charles J Standring, Lance Corporal of the Volunteer Medical Staff Corps., requesting permission to use a room in the College to present prizes to the members of the Corps; Stephen Salter (1826-1896), architect, regarding work carried on the King’s College Ladies Department, Kensington Square.

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KA/IC/S124

1887

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

Manuscript letters to the Secretary of King’s College London including Charles Percy Bysshe Shelley (1828-1891), Professor of Manufacturing Art and Machinery, on the possible donation of a high speed engine and dynamo, used for ship lighting by the Admiralty, to the George III Museum; the Office of the Secretary of State confirming the registration of the Bacteriology Laboratory as a place to perform experiments under the Cruelty to Animals Act (1876); The Sunday School Institute requesting permission to hold a conference in the College, enclosing a printed annual report of the Institute; the resignation of Ami Simond, Assistant French Master at King’s College School .

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KA/IC/S125

1888

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

Manuscript applications for Sambrooke Registrar posts at King’s College Hospital sent to the Secretary of King’s College London, including Albert Carless (1861-1936), who was appointed the Surgical Registrar.

11pp


KA/IC/S126

1888

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

Manuscript letters to the Secretary of King’s College London including Thomas Henry Stokoe (1833-1903), Headmaster of King’s College School, informing College Council of the declining numbers in the School; the Society of Promotion of Christian Knowledge, thanking the Council for use of the College for a conversazione.

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KA/IC/S127

1889 Dec

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

Manuscript applications for the post of Assistant Surgeon at King’s College Hospital, including Frederick François Burghard (1864-1947), who was appointed to the post.

12pp


KA/IC/S128

1889 Jun 12 -1889 Jun 14

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

Manuscript letters to the Secretary of King’s College London regarding the successful application of Ralph Allen Sampson (1866-1939) for the Mathematics Lectureship.

9pp


KA/IC/S129

1889

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

Manuscript letters to the Secretary of King’s College London including the resignation of Thomas Henry Stokoe (1833-1903), Headmaster of King’s College School; executors of Sir William Siemens (1823-1883) forwarding a collection of his works to the College; the successful application of Ralph Allen Sampson (1866-1939) for the Lectureship of Mathematics; Richard and John Slack & Co, ironmongers and electro-platers, enclosing a sketch of the inscription to be engraved on a tankard ordered by the King’s College Athletics Club for presentation to C Standring and H Yeo (possibly Charles Turner Standring and Harrie Yeo who were medical students at the time) for winning 2nd prize in the three-legged race; the resignation of Charles Percy Bysshe Shelley (1828-1891), Professor of Manufacturing Art and Machinery.

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KA/IC/S130

1879 Jul 5- 1889 Dec 28

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

Manuscript and printed letters, in French and English, to the Secretary of King’s College London regarding the successful application of Victor Julian Taylor Spiers (1860-1937) for the Chair of French Language and Literature.

44pp


KA/IC/S131

1890

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

Manuscript letters to the Secretary of King’s College London including Francis Bentinck Speed (1849-1906), Assistant Master of King’s College School, requesting permission to take in boarders; Harry Govier Seeley (1839-1909), Professor of Geography, withdrawing his resignation as he was not moving to the Cape Colony (South Africa) due to political difficulties; the resignation of Edgar Sheppard, Professor of Psychological Medicine; the resignation of Henry Barclay Swete (1835-1917), Professor of Pastoral Theology; Church Schoolmasters & School Mistresses Benevolent Institution, requesting permission to use the College for a conference; Stephen Salter (1826-1896), architect, regarding alterations to the College, including the construction of the new wood carving school; W J Soulsby proposing that a tablet should be erected in the College Chapel in memory of Henry White (1833-1890), former Chaplain at the College and Chaplain of the Royal Savoy Chapel.

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KA/IC/S132

1890 Jun 30 -1890 Jul 18

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

Manuscript letters to the Secretary of King’s College London regarding the successful application of Henry Cary Shuttleworth (1850-1900) for the Chair of Pastoral Theology, including testimonials from Alfred Barry (1826-1910), Bishop of Sydney and former Principal; Henry Barclay Swete (1835-1917), former Professor of Pastoral Theology; George William Erskine Russell (1853-1919), politician and writer.

12pp


KA/IC/S133

1890 Aug 19 - 1890 Oct 12

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

Manuscript letters to the Secretary of King’s College London from Charles Smith of the St Thomas Charterhouse School of Science and Art, regarding the development of the King’s College London Day Training Department for the education of teachers, which was formed in 1890, including his appointment to help organise and form the Department due to his experience in organising courses for the education of teachers at his school. Also includes two copies of printed programme of lectures for the St Thomas’ Charterhouse School of Science and Art Teachers’ classes, 1890-1891.

7pp and 2 items


KA/IC/S134

1891 Dec 31-1892 May 10

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

Certificates of stocks held by the College, including the Sambrooke endowment held by the Official Trustees of Charitable funds; securities belonging to the College held in the Bank of England; letter from Coutts & Co regarding the stocks held by the Bank.

4pp


KA/IC/S135

1891

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

Manuscript letters to the Secretary of King’s College London including William Robert Smith, Professor of Forensic Medicine, regarding the formation of the State Medicine or Hygiene Laboratory; John Wogan Festing (1837-1902), Bishop of St Albans, thanking the College for awarding him an Honorary Fellowship; Margaret Shelley regarding the death of her husband, Charles Percy Bysshe Shelley (1828-1891), former Professor of Manufacturing Art and Machinery; the resignation of Ralph Allen Sampson (1866-1939), Lecturer of Mathematics.

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KA/IC/S136

1891

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

Manuscript letters to the Secretary of King’s College London from Stephen Salter (1826-1896), architect, regarding building work around the College, including the of heating the building; the building of the Siemens Electrical Laboratory, including letters regarding the installation of bust of Sir William Siemens (1823-1883), estimates for electrical machinery, and creating watertight electrical vaults.

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KA/IC/S137

1891

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

Manuscript and typescript letters to the Secretary of King’s College London from the Trustees of Prisca Coborn’s (1622-1701) Charity to benefit the London parishes of Stepney and Bow, informing College Council of their privilege to appoint a governor to the Foundation.

5pp and 1 item


KA/IC/S138

1892

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

Manuscript and typescript letters to the Secretary of King’s College London including George Saintsbury (1845-1933), historian and literary scholar, thanking College Council for awarding him an Honorary Fellowship; Richard Horton Smith (1833-1919), former Lecturer of Classical History, accepting a seat on College Council; Laura Soames offering her book An introduction to phonetics (English, French and German): with reading lessons and exercises to the College; J Louis Stievenard informing College Council of the death of his father, Léonce Stievenard ([1823]-1892), former Lecturer of French Language and Literature; Sir Joseph Savory (1843-1931), former Lord Mayor of London, accepting a seat on College Council; William Robert Smith, Professor of Forensic Medicine, on the proposed development for the State Medicine [Public Health and Hygiene] Laboratory; a complaint from the residential students regarding the conduct of the College Manciple; William Robert Smith, Secretary of the Medical Society, requesting the use of the Marsden Library for the Society’s annual inaugural meeting; The Salters’ Company informing the College of changes in the requirements for their scholarship in King’s College School. Also includes tenders for the fitting out of the King’s College School Chemical Laboratory.

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KA/IC/S139

1892 Apr 23- 1892 May 16

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

Manuscript letters to the Secretary of King’s College London regarding the successful application of Henry Sandifer for the post of Curator of the Anatomy Museum, including testimonials from Henry Wace (1836-1924), Principal and John Curnow (1846-1902), Professor of Anatomy.

6pp


KA/IC/S140

1893

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

Manuscript and typescript letters to the Secretary of King’s College London including John Wogan Festing (1837-1902), Bishop of St Albans accepting a seat on College Council; Henry Cary Shuttleworth (1850-1900), Professor of Pastoral Theology, proposing a stained glass window be placed in the College Chapel in memory of ‘Dr Mark’; the resignation of Joseph Robert Sayer, Evening Class Lecturer of Arithmetic and bookkeeping due to College Council’s withdrawal of a guaranteed minimum wage for academic staff; John Frederick William Silk (1858-1943), Senior Anaesthetist at King’s College Hospital, thanking the Council for his appointment.

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KA/IC/S141

1892 Dec

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

Manuscript letters to the Secretary of King’s College London comprising unsuccessful applications for post of Sambrooke Medical Registrar at King’s College Hospital.

16pp


KA/IC/S142

1893 Jun 20- 1893 Jul 10

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

Manuscript letters to the Secretary of King’s College London regarding the successful application of John Frederick William Silk (1858-1943), Assistant Anaesthetist to Guy’s Hospital, for the post of Senior Anaesthetist at King’s College Hospital, including testimonials from Lionel Smith Beale (1828-1906), Professor the Principles and practice of Medicine; George Johnson (1818-1896), Emeritus Professor of Clinical Medicine. Also includes a typescript list of Silk’s publications.

8pp


KA/IC/S143

1888 May 26- 1894 Nov 5

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

Manuscript and typescript letters to the Secretary of King’s College London regarding the successful application William Sutton for an Assistant Lectureship in the Civil Service Department.

7pp


KA/IC/S144

1894 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 S

Manuscript letters to the Secretary of King’s College London regarding the successful application of Harold Smith for the post of Chaplain.

8pp


KA/IC/S145

1894

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

Manuscript letters to the Secretary of King’s College London including the resignation of Henry Stephen Sandifer (1866-1917), Curator of the Anatomy Museum; the resignation of William Stebbing (1831-1926) and Richard Horton Smith (1833-1919), members of College Council, due to the lifting of religious tests for members of staff; Henry Barclay Swete (1835-1917), former Professor of Pastoral Theology, informing the College of the death of George Herbert Curteis, Professor of the Exegesis of New Testament; the resignation of Cornelia Gertrude Schmitz (1843-1925), Vice-Principal of the Ladies Department in consequence of her approaching marriage to Henry Wace (1836-1924), Principal. Also includes a petition from the staff of the Evening Class Department opposing the withdrawal of a minimum guaranteed wage; a petition from members of staff requesting the lifting of restriction for the appointment of staff who are not members of the Church of England.

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KA/IC/S146

1895

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

Manuscript applications for scholarships sent to the Secretary of King’s College London.

15pp


KA/IC/S147

1895

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

Manuscript letters to the Secretary of King’s College London including the Society for the Propagation of the Gospel in Foreign Parts thanking the College for a calendar and enclosing a printed pamphlet on the Society.

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KA/IC/S148

1897 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 S

Manuscript letter to the Secretary of King’s College London from Henry Robinson (1837-1915), Professor of Civil Engineering, reporting absences of his students from his lectures.

1pp


KA/IC/S149

1900 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 S

Manuscript letter from Walter Smith, Secretary, to Lillian Faithful, Vice-Principal of the Ladies Department, confirming payment for improvements to the Ladies Department.

1pp


KA/IC/S150

1903-1905

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

Manuscript letters to the Secretary of King’s College London including [Seji] Sasaki, a Japanese student, requesting financial help with his studies.

11pp


KA/IC/S151

1907

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

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

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KA/IC/S152

1907

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

Typescript receipts for instalments of scholarships paid to students.

26pp


KA/IC/S153

1907

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

Manuscript letters to the Secretary of King’s College London including Amedee Victor Salmon (1857-1919), Professor of Romance Philosophy, regarding his absence due to ill health. Also includes a printed advertisement from the Sanitary Wool Company Ltd for Hartman’s Patent Wood Wool Padding; address cards of boarding houses; an advertisement for The Stephenos School of Voice Production, by R C Stephenson; list of the titles of lectures delivered by George Frederic Still (1868-1941), Professor of Diseases of Children; printed receipts and typescript lists regarding instalments paid to students with scholarships.

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KA/IC/S154

1908 Jul 17

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

Manuscript letter to the Secretary of King’s College London from Arthur Stratton (1872-1955), Lecturer of Architecture, regarding the decoration of white panels in the architecture department by Mrs B A Waldham, a ‘professional letterer and decorative artist’

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KA/IC/S155

1912-1914

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

Manuscript letters to the Secretary of King’s College London including Arthur Stratton (1872-1955), Lecturer of Architecture, regarding a proposed site at Holland Park and his design work for the new King’s College School and Women’s College; printed prospectus of the Scottish & foreign Trust.

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KA/IC/S156

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 S

Manuscript and typescript letters to the Secretary of King’s College London including E Shorey, Housekeeper, regarding a cat trapped on the roof of the College.

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KA/IC/S157

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 S

Manuscript and typescript letters to the Secretary of King’s College London including E A Seaton, guardian of students from Hyderabad, India, informing the College that students from India were postponing their studies due to the War; a printed circular from the Savoy Hotel stating that they employed no Germans or Austrians; Alfred Schwartz announcing that he had changed his name to Alfred Barnes; The Shakespeare Association thanking the College for letting them hold meetings at the College.

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KA/IC/S158

1916-1917

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

Manuscript and typescript letters to the Secretary of King’s College London including H C Scott requesting permission to teach physical education to his Army Cadets at the College.

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KA/IC/S159

1915- 1918

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

Manuscript and typescript letters to the Secretary of King’s College London including the Student Christian Movement of Great Britain and Ireland requesting the use of a room in the College; Serbian Relief Fund requesting accommodation for Serbian refugee children.

1 bundle

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