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MS 105 Papers of Professor L.C.B.Gower

Laurence Cecil Bartlett Gower

Laurence Cecil Bartlett Gower, (b. 1913), FBA, obtained his LLB in 1933, LLM in 1934 and was admitted a solicitor in 1937. He was Vice Chancellor, University of Southampton, 1971-9 and a member of various committess, including the Omrod Committee on Legal Education, 1967-71, and the Royal Commission on the Press, 1975-7.

About the collection

Papers relating to the Royal Commission on the Press: agendas, minutes and other papers, correspondence, submissions, an index of written evidence, research papers and drafts of the final report, 1974-7.

Diaries as Vice Chancellor, 1973-8; two audio tapes of an interview with Professor Gower.

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Former references:

LF 780 UNI 3/101, LF 780 UNI 8/260-3 and A534

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