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Correspondence regarding F.A.E Crew's bequest to the Institute Library, 1968-1992

 File — Box: EUA-A-66, Box: data_value_missing_b6eab8541aea4c0d92f5e8f535ccb704, Box: data_value_missing_bcda03cd979be0a4e63347dd555f4744
Identifier: EUA IN1/ACU/A1/7

Scope and Contents

The material also contains a list of the books bequeathed to the Institute by Crew, and related correspondence, including two letters from Crew to Waddington about the bequest, and letters between the Institute and Crew's family about the eventual despatch of the books. There is also present a copy of Waddington's additional note on Crew's obituary which he sent to The Times.


  • Creation: 1968-1992

Language of Materials


Conditions Governing Access

This material is open.

Biographical / Historical

Crew bequeathed a collection of books to the Institute's library after his death in 1973, although the Institute did not actually receive them until 1984. These books are now part of the Rare Books Sequence under the accession number Acc.


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