- 1946-1964 (Creation)
Level of description
Content and Structure
Scope and content
Appraisal, destruction and scheduling
System of arrangement
Arranged into series: 'Correspondence'; 'Working Papers'; 'Desk Diaries' and chronologically within.
The correspondence and subject files are arranged by calendar year up until 1957 and then by academic year to 1964. Within each year the material is arranged alphabetically, including subject files.
Name of creator
Physical Description and Conditions of Use
Conditions governing access
Directors' papers which are over 30 years old are available for public consultation. Permission from the director is needed for access to those less than 30 years old.
Papers that hold sensitive information will be closed for 75 years in line with Data Protection Regulations.
Conditions governing reproduction
Language of material
Script of material
Language and script notes
Existence and location of originals
Existence and location of copies
Place access points
People and Organisations
Genre access points
Rules and/or conventions used
Level of detail
- Papers of Douglas Percy Bliss have been re-arranged and catalogued by R Jones, Assistant Archivist, Cataloguing, Feb-Apr 2018.